Published Friday, June 24, 2016
General Motors announced today that it will invest $290 million into the Bowling Green Assembly plant. The project will help employees continue improving build quality of the iconic Corvette and give the company greater manufacturing flexibility. This investment together with the technology and manufacturing process improvements made by 2015’s paint more»
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 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 Tuesday, May 24, 2016
When the Edmonton-Metcalfe Industrial Development Authority purchased the 38.5 acres off Highway 231 in Edmonton, they did so for the future of Metcalfe County. Today, the Metcalfe IDA, the Bowling Green Area Chamber of Commerce and the Tennessee Valley Authority broke ground on Edmonton’s newest opportunity for growth – their first speculative more»
Published Friday, May 20, 2016
The Bowling Green Area Chamber of Commerce, with state and local officials, gathered to celebrate Country Oven Bakery’s recent addition with a ribbon cutting event at its Pioneer Drive facility in Bowling Green.
Country Oven Bakery, a manufacturing facility of The Kroger Co., has been a staple in the South Central Kentucky community since opening 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»