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Business Networking to Help Your Company Grow

The CBC is a great place expand your company through business networking in Northern Kentucky. When you attend and participate in any of the 100 CBC events annually, you will grow your business network and professional connections.

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We Strengthen Local Businesses Through Advocacy

Business networking isn’t our only focus. The CBC stays at the forefront of progress in the City of Covington. With over 400 business members as of 2021, we are small enough to provide each member with personalized attention, yet large enough to be an advocate for our members when issues arise in the business community.

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The CBC Helps Covington Grow

The Covington Business Council isn’t only for business networking. The CBC is an independent organization whose mission is to build a positive business environment in Covington, Kentucky through professional business networking and business advocacy. Founded in 1972, the CBC is a driving force behind the astonishing evolution of Covington as the vibrant place to live and to do business.

Growing your new or established business requires a strong support system. Even if you are skilled at running your current business, every company has the opportunity to make even more meaningful, long-lasting business connections.

Use our weekly business networking groups, luncheons, awards dinners, non-profit events, after hours events and hard-hat tours to meet the people that you want to meet. Allow us to personally introduce you to fellow business leaders and decision makers throughout Covington and the Northern Kentucky region. Networking in Northern Kentucky has never been easier!

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Thank you to Our Featured Member

St. Elizabeth Healthcare

Edgewood Cancer Care Center

St. E’s Cancer Care Center in Edgewood, Kentucky’s goal is to reduce our area’s cancer rates and lead Northern Kentucky to become one of the healthiest communities in America.

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Become A Member

If you have a business in Covington - or if you want to do business here - we invite you to join the CBC or become one of our sponsors.

Upcoming events

CBC Connects

08 Feb 2023, 9:00 am
First Financial Building

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Monthly Luncheon “The State of Kenton County with Judge Executive Kris Knochelmann” presented by St. Elizabeth Healthcare

09 Feb 2023, 11:30 am
The Grand Banquet Hall

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CBC Connects

15 Feb 2023, 9:00 am
First Financial Building

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CBC Connects

22 Feb 2023, 9:00 am
First Financial Building

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How We Can Help Your Business Grow in Covington, Kentucky


  • Monthly luncheons (Zoom and in-person) where members can interact with fellow members, City of Covington staff and government officials
  • Hard-hat tours
  • After hours socials
  • Weekly networking meetings
  • Informal "Table Talks" addressing local topics of interest


  • Volunteer opportunities which impact the local Covington community
  • The influence of the CBC to advocate on your behalf for local issues that affect you and your business



  • Keynote speakers at monthly luncheons present relevant business interests.
Topics include: economic development, growing life science industry and business improvement districts

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Hotel Covington

Historic renovation and $22 million expansion: an upscale boutique hotel, restaurant and bar, office space, and new "bourbon distillery experience".  

Latonia Redevelopment

$8 million deal to attract headquarters for

Rumpke Waste and Recycling and new transfer station

$7 million redevelopment to transform Latonia Plaza II

IRS Property Transformation  

  Plans include a restored street grid, levee park, a community plaza, mixed use residential and commercial 


$11 million expansion of the historic Monarch Building and new home of Northern Kentucky's largest law firm. 


Headquarters relocation to RiverCenter Towers


Northern Kentucky headquarters and next generation Innovation Center 

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