Press Release Archive



CLARK Material Handling Company Completes Expansion Of Lexington, Kentucky Assembly Facility (December)

SPARK recognizes entrepreneurial community for creating 260 jobs and raising $74.4 million in investment (November)

Engi-Mat's Marvite Materials Earn R&D 100 Award (October)

AgTech Scientific Celebrates Grand Opening of 271-job Industrial Hemp Operation in Paris (October)

Commerce Lexington Inc.'s Economic Development Team is Growing (October)

Anixter to Add 100- plus Jobs at Lexington Sales Office (August)

Faneuil to Create 450 Jobs with Customer Service Call Center in Lexington (July)

LBX Unveils Lexington Customer Experience Center (June)

Wise Bird Cider Co. Opens in the Popular Pepper Distillery District (June)

Toyota to Add Hybrid Version Production of RAV4 and Lexus ES in Georgetown (March)

Bullard Center Opens in Lexington (February)


Awesome Center for Entrepreneurship to Lead New Central Ky. Innovation Hub (November)

SPARK Recognizes Entrepreneurial Community for Creating 287 Jobs and Raising $107.5 Million in Investment (November)

Gov. Bevin Applauds Groundbreaking for AgTech’s Industrial Hemp Operation, Support for Local Farmers, Creation of 271 Jobs (October).

Tech company Fusioncorp and Gamifi by Fusioncorp opens new headquarters and unveils new VisitLEX app (October)

Webasto to Grow Lexington Operation by 183 Jobs for Next Generation Roof System (August)

Zelios to Expand Lexington Facility, Create 44 Jobs (August)

Hippo Manager, thriving Lexington startup, opens new headquarters (July)

LBX Breaks Ground on Customer Experience Center in Lexington (June)

AgTech's Diversified, Farmers-First Industrial Hemp Operation to Create 271 Jobs in Bourbon County (January)

Tru-Tone E-Coating Facility Locating in Lexington will Create 120 Jobs (January)


EnerBlu to Create Nearly 1,000 Jobs with Operations in Pikeville and Lexington (December)

Tech Company Fusioncorp Spins Out New Startup Adding New Jobs (November)

SPARK Recognizes Entrepreneurial Community for Creating 270 Jobs and Raising Over $57.1 Million (November) 

Toyota Announces $121M Investment in Georgetown Plant (September)

New Blue Grass Stockyards Opens (September) 

Tech company Fooji expands Lexington headquarters, adding new jobs (August) 

MosquitoMate expands Lexington operations, adding new jobs (June)

Gov. Matt Bevin, Valvoline Celebrate Opening of New HQ in Lexington (May)

Toyota's $1.33 Billion Investment in Georgetown Plant 'Rebirth' will Keep it on Cutting Edge (April)

Kentucky Places Second in National Rankings for 2016 Economic Development Success (March)


LGC Expands Lexington, KY, Anti-Doping Facility (November)

SPARK Recognizes Entrepreneurial Community for Creating 307 Jobs and Raising Over $65.3 Million (November)

Commerce Lexington Inc. Economic Development Receives Silver Excellence In Economic Development Award (September)

Commerce Lexington Inc. Economic Development Receives Bronze Excellence In Economic Development Award (September) 

Audio Authority Celebrates 40 Years of Electronics Manufacturing in USA (September)

Blue Grass Stockyards Breaks Ground on New Home in Lexington (September)

ArchVision Celebrates 25 Years, Creates Groundbreaking New Business (July)

James E. Pepper Whiskey to Rebuild the Historic James E. Pepper Distillery in Lexington, KY (May)

Scientific Products and Services Startup Hera BioLabs to Invest $1.8 Million in New Headquarters (April)

More Than A Bakery to Locate in Versailles, Kentucky (February)

Blue Grass Stockyards Plans to Rebuild in Fayette (February)

Piramal Pharma Solutions to Invest $10 Million and add 40 Jobs at Coldstream Laboratories (February)


Forklift Manufacturer CLARK Material Handling Plans 30 New Jobs, $4.8 Million in Lexington Expansion (December)

nanoRANCH to Relocate HQ to Lexington (December) 

Lexington Venture Club Recognizes Entrepreneurial Community (November)

Ashland Inc. Breaks Ground for New Valvoline Office Building in Lexington (November)

Innovative Mattress Solutions to Locate HQ in Lexington (September)

Consolo Announces Expansion in Lexington (August) 

Bluegrass Tool and Industrial Expanding Operations, Adding Jobs (August)

Gov. Beshear Applauds Ashland's Planned Construction Project in Lexington (July)

Ashland Inc. Announces Plan for New Office Building on Lexington Campus (July)

Belcan to Expand in Downtown Lexington (July)

eTechCampus Expansion (June)

Sumitomo Electric Wiring System Expansion (June)


Surelock McGill Opens First Office in the United States (November)

Lexington Venture Club Recognizes Entrepreneurial Community (November)

Lexington's High-Tech Sector Attracts Four New Companies (November)

SRC of Lexington Inc. Expansion (October)

hydra Grand Opening (October)

Creative Lodging Solutions Expansion (April)

Funai Governor Press Release

Funai Mayor Press Release


Stantec Expands in Lexington (December)

Lexington Venture Club Entrepreneurial Celebration (November)

9 New SBIR Companies Announcement (November)

Commerce Lexington, City of Lexington, UK Receive IEDC Economic Development Award

Alliance Coal Expansion (June)

Toyota Expansion (April)

Tiffany and Co. Expansion (April)

Transposagen Grand Opening (April)

Hummingbird Nano (March)

JM Smucker Expansion (February)

Total Quality Logistics Expansion (February)

Tempur-Pedic Grand Opening (February)

Lexington Venture Club Entrepreneurial Celebration Results & Program

Lexington Venture Club Annual Entrepreneurial Celebration (January)

KY Export Initiative International Trade Mission to Canada via The World Trade Center Kentucky

Bingham McCutchen Named To Fortune's "100 Best Companies to Work For" List


2012: A Year in Review

Bingham McCutchen Job Fair for Global Services Center to be held January 9, 2013

SBIR Company Announcements

Lexington Global Entrepreneurship Week (November 2012)

Webasto (November 2012)

Exciting News for the Lexington Gaming Community

Birtley (September 2012)

Bingham McCutchen LLP (September 2012) See also: Local Press Release & State Press Release

PremierTox (August 2012)

Frogdice (June 2012)

Xact Communications (June 2012)

Big Ass Fans (May 2012)

A&W Restaurants Corporate Headquarters (May 2012) May 2012 (Also see the Regional Press Release)

CirrusMio (March 2012)

SBIR-STTR Spring 2012 Awards Announcement

KD Analytical Consulting (February 2012)



2011: A Year in Review

Long John Silvers, A&W Restaurants (December 2011)

Tempur-Pedic (October 2011)

CMSText (September 2011)

Tiffany & Co. Grand Opening (September 2011)

Florida Tile (September 2011)

GE Lighting (August 2011)

SIS (July 2011)

AllConnect Grand Opening (July 2011)

Neogen (June 2011)

Shatterbox (June 2011)

Tempur-Pedic International (April 2011)

Frogdice and Transposgen (April 2011)

Allconnect (March 2011)

Lockheed Martin (March 2011)

Lexington Venture Club (Jan 2011)



HFL Sports Science Grand Opening (Dec 2010)

Lexington Equine Surgery and Sports Medicine (Nov 2010)

Tiffany & Company (Nov 2010)

Illinois Tool Works and Escent Technologies (Oct 2010)

Orthopeutics/Intralink (Sept 2010)

SBIR-STTR Award Announcements (Fall 2010)

United States Equestrian Foundation (September 2010)

ACS (August 2010)

Engi-Mat (July 2010)

Galmont Consulting (May 2010)

ASC Incorporated (May 2010)

LabDx (May 2010)

SIS (March 2010)

Paratechs (February 2010)