Ghislain d’Humières

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LouisvilleKY’s THE WEEK: a Crash, the Speed, a Roasted DJ, Champs with Cocktails

My lowlight of the week was this — driving on Watterson Trail in stop-and-go traffic, a woman in an SUV slammed into my rear bumper. I was unhurt, but the damage will require a body shop stay for my car and, thus, no ridesharing earnings for a while. On the brighter side, it was a tremendous week — the first Cocktails with Champions at O’Shea’s Irish Pub was an astounding success, I got to see parts of the new Speed Museum and met Ghislain D’Humieres, and spent a fun hour with ARTxFM’s Marianne Zickuhr and Lauren Argo.  HEAR ALL THAT…


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Louisville Ky’s Speed Art Museum to reopen soon

LOUISVILLE, KY (January 6, 2016) – The Speed Art Museum, which will reopen to the public on March 12, 2016 following a major expansion, announced a donor challenge match program as part of the museum’s Speed 365 public fundraising campaign. Donors giving to Speed 365 will see their gifts at any level doubled up to $500,000. “With one simple text or online visit, the community can be part of the excitement leading up to the Speed’s grand reopening,” said Ghislain d’Humières, CEO of the Speed Art Museum. “This is a wonderful opportunity to take ownership of your Speed Art Museum, and…


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Speed Museum To Open Cafe with Susan Hershberg

LOUISVILLE, KY., – The Speed Art Museum is pleased to announce that local restaurateur, Susan Hershberg, will open a new café concept at the Speed Art Museum. The Speed’s Chief Executive Officer, Ghislain D’Humières is thrilled that the new café, Wiltshire at the Speed, will open on March 12, 2016 in conjunction with the Speed’s grand re-opening. Nestled in the heart of the University of Louisville campus, the café will serve Museum guests and students alike. Ghislain D’Humieres said, “We couldn’t have asked for a better business partner. Susan and her team’s creative approach to food is the perfect fit…


The Countdown to the Speed Art Museum’s Reopening has Begun in Louisville KY

LOUISVILLE, KY – The Speed Art Museum announced today that it will re-open its doors to the public on Saturday, March 12, 2016. The Museum is busy planning opening weekend festivities and has plans to keep the Museum open for 30 straight hours immediately following the ribbon cutting ceremony at 10am. “We want the community to have unprecedented access to the Museum after our three-year long closure,” said Ghislain d’Humières, Director of the Speed Art Museum. “The new Speed will be an inclusive and welcoming environment that will engage visitors of all ages in conversations with each other and with the…