Support Offered to Major Industries in OEK Territory

10 Jun 2022


One East Kentucky hired an Industry Liaison to support major industries in the area. “We understand that our existing businesses are responsible for much of our job growth. We want to help and support them in whatever way possible so that they can continue to grow,” said Christi Brown, Industry Liaison. 

Major Industries in East Kentucky

One East Kentucky has identified several major industries that have potential for significant growth in the region. Whether a company has been recently founded or has been here for decades, we are available to provide no-cost support and to help make growth possible. 

Major industries in Eastern Kentucky include:

  • Manufacturing
  • Transportation, warehousing and distribution
  • Mining, gas and oil
  • Utilities
  • Construction
  • Healthcare
  • Finance
  • Real estate
  • Rental equipment
  • IT/Creative Services
  • Professional services

If you are in any of these industries we encourage you to learn more about the support One East Kentucky offers, to contact Christi Brown if you need help, and to complete our business survey.