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Louisville Forward named one of Site Selection’s Top U.S. Economic Development Groups for 2014

LOUISVILLE, KY  – Louisville Forward, the city’s economic development organization, is named one of the Top U.S. Economic Development Groups for 2014 by Site Selection magazine.  Since its creation in July, Louisville Forward has helped businesses create nearly 3,500 new jobs in Louisville, representing an investment of more than half a billion dollars. Louisville Forward was formed last summer to unite economic development efforts and built environment functions, allowing business owners to go from concept to permit in one streamlined agency. Giving equal attention to quality of place as economic development, Louisville Forward touches the arts, parks, and other community…


Computershare Inc. Opens New Facility in Louisville

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Mayor Greg Fischer and Lieutenant Governor Crit Luallen joined company officials and local leaders today to cut the ribbon on Computershare Inc.’s new facility in downtown Louisville. The opening comes six months after Computershare, which specializes in financial services and investor communications, announced the project, which involves creating up to 250 new jobs and a $12-million investment. “Computershare brings a new wealth of financial services expertise to Louisville, demonstrating the strength of our business clusters where we focus our economic development work,” said Mayor Fischer. “Computershare already has established itself as a solid corporate citizen, and we…