Published Tuesday, June 14, 2016
The Bowling Green Area Chamber of Commerce, 2009 Chamber of the Year, was recently named one of four finalists nationwide for the American Chamber of Commerce Executive’s (ACCE) 2016 Chamber of the Year. This most recent honor marks the 3rd time in 3 years that the Chamber has been invited to apply for Chamber of the Year and the 2nd time in as many more»
Published Thursday, June 9, 2016
Today, Area Development magazine announced Kentucky as the winner of the 11th annual Silver Shovel Award in the three to five million population category. Bowling Green received a special nod for having three of the top 10 economic development projects in Kentucky in 2015. Five of Kentucky's 10 largest projects were located in the 10-county South Central more»
Published Friday, June 3, 2016
Recently, Chamber officials convened regional economic development partners and local government officials in a meeting with Bluegrass International Fund President and CEO Lynn Allen to elevate the discussion of foreign direct investment in South Central Kentucky.
The Employment-Based Fifth Preference Program, or EB-5, was created by the U.S. Congress in more»
Published Thursday, May 19, 2016
The Bowling Green Area Chamber of Commerce named award winners in several categories and recognized previous winners today at the annual Excellence Awards Luncheon at the Knicely Conference Center.
Awards given include:
John Higgins, 2016 Mid-Size Business Person of the Year
Betsy Cooksey, 2016 Administrative Professional of the Year
Danette Idlett, 2016 more»
Published Monday, May 9, 2016
Today, the Bowling Green Area Chamber of Commerce announced the release of an interdependent, engaged strategic plan for Bowling Green and Warren County. The plan contemplates the future of Bowling Green and Warren County over the next 3-5 years.
In 2015, the Chamber convened a Strategic Council based on six business sectors that best represented our more»
Published Monday, May 9, 2016
Today, Kobe Steel, Ltd. announced the location of their first North American aluminum extrusion and fabrication facility in Bowling Green, Kobelco Aluminum Products & Extrusions Inc.(KPEX). The project will bring $46.7 million in capital investment and create 105 jobs.
The project will include the construction of a new facility in the South Central more»
Published Friday, April 29, 2016
The Bowling Green Area Chamber of Commerce was honored last night with four Excellence Awards by the Kentucky Chamber of Commerce Executives during its annual Spring Conference in Frankfort.
Awards received include:
Outstanding Special Event
Outstanding Member Retention
The KCCE, established in 1965, serves as more»
Published Tuesday, April 5, 2016
Today, Dominion Commercial Assets & Stewart Richey Construction joined officials from Warren County and the City of Bowling Green, along with members of the Bowling Green Area Chamber of Commerce and the Inter-modal Transportation Authority (ITA) to celebrate the groundbreaking of Dominion North-1, the first private speculative building development at more»