Kentucky Files an Aerospace Flight Plan

Wednesday, January 02, 2019

State consortium is introducing members of $12B manufacturing sector to one another – and to the world Kentucky’s aerospace industry has been on a fairly steep...
Pikeville Tourism, BitSource launch free app

Wednesday, December 19, 2018

City of Pikeville Tourism and Pikeville-based coding company BitSource have launched a free app, “Visit Pikeville,” which is available for download on mobile devices. The app...
KY Power announces leadership change

Monday, December 17, 2018

American Electric Power announced Monday that Brett Mattison will replace Matt Satterwhite as president and chief operating officer of Kentucky Power. Accoriding to a statement released...
Comeback for coal?

Monday, October 23, 2017

President Trump has rolled back regulations with the promise of revitalizing the coal industry—a welcome notion for many in coal country. So is coal poised for...
Math Maniacs

Monday, October 16, 2017

When you picture a stereotypical math whiz, what do you see? An absent-minded professor with Einstein hair? A reclusive Rain Man hiding in the garage?...
A retraining success story

Monday, October 09, 2017

Ask anyone changing careers—the task of retooling, upgrading, and repurposing job skills is one of the more difficult challenges a person can take on. It...
Manufacturing comes to coal country

Monday, October 02, 2017

Kentucky’s coal country has been hard hit by the changing energy industry. Since the early 2000s, Eastern Kentucky has seen its coal employment plummet from about...
From Mining to Manufacturing

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

A new training program in Eastern Kentucky puts unemployed miners to work running the world’s most advanced computer-assisted industrial machining equipment. “Hillbillies. Mountain people.” These are...
Eastern Kentucky is an AEROreadytm Region

Monday, September 18, 2017

Eastern Kentucky is an AEROreadytm Region, being one of the few communities in the United States to meet the criteria. Kentucky is leading in aerospace...
Kentucky Is Focused On Growth in Aerospace

Monday, September 04, 2017

Did you know that Kentucky is the second largest aerospace exporter in the United States? Kentucky has consistently grown in aerospace exports as more and...
Kentucky Now A Right To Work State

Sunday, January 08, 2017

Late Saturday night, Governor Bevin signed the laws to take effect Monday January 9th, 2017. Right-to-work and prevailing wage repeal legislation passed on the Senate floor...
One East Kentucky Adds Two New Board Members

Tuesday, January 03, 2017

Board Fills Retiring Vacancies Prestonsburg, KY, December 8, 2016– One East Kentucky announced today that their board of directors had replaced two retiring members. Greg Pauley,...
One East Kentucky Certified "AEROready"

Monday, January 02, 2017

One East Kentucky, along with consultants from Common Sense Economic Development and Tucson Atlantic Consulting, announced that the nine counties of Floyd, Knott, Johnson, Lawrence,...
North American Reports

Monday, December 12, 2016

By Site Selection Magazine Connecticut Cleans Up Germany-based Henkel Corporation, maker of Persil detergent and many other brands, plans to relocate its Laundry & Home Care and...
Business Climates Matter; Here’s Why

Monday, November 21, 2016

By SIte Selection Magazine I’m writing this note less than a week before the national election, and I’ll bet you were as campaign-fatigued at the beginning...
A Sneak Peek Into the Future

Monday, October 10, 2016

By Site Selection Magazine As my term as IAMC chair concludes at the Indianapolis Forum, I want you to know I’ve enjoyed this opportunity to serve...
70 New Jobs Coming to East Kentucky

Wednesday, July 06, 2016

FRANKFORT, Ky. (July 6, 2016) – On the brink of closure only a year ago, Logan Corp.’s mining equipment plant in eastern Kentucky will move...
One East KY Announces Board of Directors

Monday, May 16, 2016

One East Kentucky announced today their 2016-2017 Board of Directors. Voting took place among investors in the organization during the first two weeks of May. “Our...
East Kentucky Workforce Study Begins

Friday, January 01, 2016

Multiple economic development, educational and workforce related agencies are partnering to commission an in-depth analysis of east Kentucky’s robust labor pool.  They gathered today at...