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ThinkKentucky.com is the website for the Cabinet for Economic development in Kentucky.  

think-kyThe Cabinet for Economic Development is the primary state agency in Kentucky responsible for encouraging job creation and retention, and new investment in the state. Programs administered by the Cabinet are designed to support and promote economic development, primarily by attracting new industries to the state, assisting in the expansion of existing industries, leading a statewide network of support for entrepreneurs, small business owners and knowledge-based start-up entities, and assisting communities in preparing for economic development opportunities.

Here’s an excerpt from a recent article:

“Kentucky is home to more than 4,000 manufacturers. As a top driver of Kentucky’s economy, manufacturing represents $27 billion and 220,000 jobs. Kentucky’s manufacturing presence is growing. Last year alone, more than 200 manufacturers announced new locations or expansions in the state. These projects are expected to create nearly 7,500 jobs and $2.2 billion in new investment. In the past five years, Kentucky’s manufacturing GDP has grown by more than a third.” – Read Full Article

Here is a link to ThinkKentucky.com’s Monthly Newsletter: http://thinkkentuckynewsletter.com/

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