Lectrodryer Named Small Business Manufacturer of 2013 by Kentucky Association of Manufacturing

RICHMOND — A Madison County business has been named the 2013 Small Business of the Year by the Kentucky Association of Manufacturers. Lectrodryer is a leader in the manufacturing of custom-designed absorption and purification equipment for use in hydrocarbon refining, chemical processing, gas manufacturing and refining, solvent drying, sewage treatment and power generation. Ninety percent…

Employers have incentives to hire displaced coal workers…

January 20, 2014 – RICHMOND Kentucky employers are being offered incentives to hire workers laid off from coal-related jobs. Tonita Goodwin, president of the Madison County Industrial Management Club, shared that information at the group’s Friday meeting. Madison County has few, if any, coal-related jobs, but the coal industry has suffered thousands of job losses…

Kentucky Dossier

Dossier, Hemispheres’ Economic-Development series, features an in-depth overview of a region, including the unique initiatives that shape its industry and commerce as well as its influence on today’s global economy. Check out the 32-page Kentucky Dossier, featured in the December 2012 issue of Hemispheres, United Airline’s inflight magazine, at: http://ink-live.com/emagazines/hemispheres-dossier/1244/december-2012/#/1/