Published Friday, November 6, 2015
As part of the Bowling Green Area Chamber of Commerce’s Targeted Business and Industry Appreciation Month, seven manufacturers hosted facility tours for 180 area high school students allowing the businesses to showcase their innovative products and processes and to introduce the students to their company culture and career opportunities. The exposure more»
Published Wednesday, November 4, 2015
Fort Dearborn Company, leading supplier of high impact decorative labels announced an investment at their Bowling Green facility that will create new jobs. The expansion will encompass a new Mark Andy Performance Series P5 press that will significantly increase the capabilities, efficiencies, and capacity to support their press sensitive label growth.
Published Thursday, October 29, 2015
Bowling Green, Ky. (October 29, 2015) - Today, Kobe Aluminum Automotive Products, LLC (KAAP) announced a $57 million expansion at their Bowling Green facility that will create 112 new jobs for South Central Kentucky and represents an economic impact of more than $234 million to the South Central economy over the next 10 years.
This new expansion will more»
Published Wednesday, October 28, 2015
Today, Presidents Club Gold Star Partner BILSTEIN COLD ROLLED STEEL LP celebrated the groundbreaking of their new plant in the Kentucky Transpark. The project, formally announced in 2013, will bring $130 million in capital investment and create 110 new full time jobs in South Central Kentucky creating an economic impact of $305 million on our community over more»
Published Wednesday, October 21, 2015
The Bowling Green Area Chamber of Commerce honored 16 businesses with awards Tuesday night at the annual Targeted Business and Industry Banquet held at the Knicely Center. Bowling Green Metalforming received the top award of the evening, the John B. Holland Business of the Year Award.
The banquet is held each year in conjunction with Targeted Business and more»
Published Tuesday, October 20, 2015
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – October 20, 2015 – In 2013, the Chamber released the Urgent Call to Action Study which noted that in manufacturing alone, South Central Kentucky will have 4,500 open positions by 2016, representing $3 billion in gross domestic product in the 10 county South Central Kentucky region. The job openings will double to 9,000 by more»
Published Friday, October 2, 2015
Bowling Green, Ky. (October 2, 2015) –Today, Bowling Green’s Holley Performance Products was named Manufacturer of the Year by the Kentucky Association for Manufacturers (KAM) at the 2015 KAM Manufacturer and Employee of the Year Awards ceremony.
This award is presented annually to a manufacturer in the state that showcases exceptional more»
Published Wednesday, September 23, 2015
Targeted Business & Industry Appreciation Month Begins October 1st
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – (September 23, 2015) – The Bowling Green Area Chamber of Commerce has named October as Targeted Business and Industry Appreciation Month in South Central Kentucky. Beginning October 1st, the Bowling Green Area Chamber of Commerce will host a series of more»