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CBC maximizes the potential for economic growth in the City of Covington.

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Getting Down to Business

Tuesday, Jan 22nd

What is the mission of the Life Learning Center? Watch CBC Executive Director Pat Frew interview Alecia Webb-Edgington, President of Life Learning Center on the TBNK show, Getting Down to Business.

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Getting to Know our 2019 CBC Board Chair, Eric Summe

Thursday, Dec 20th

The Covington Business Council is very proud of the dedication, leadership and support from our board of directors.  Throughout the year, we will publish Q&A interviews with our board members in a series titled, "Getting to Know..."   Let's meet our 2019 CBC Board Chair, Eric Summe, President and CEO of meetNKY....

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What is Connetic Initiative?

Friday, Dec 7th

Connetic Initiative

The folks behind Connetic Ventures, a Covington-based venture capital firm, in fact, the ONLY Kentucky-based VC company, have launched something they call Connetic Initiative. Brad Zapp and Kyle Schlottman says the program helps to birth local startups that can’t attract investors even though they may have a solid business plan....

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Rebuilt Riverfront Gateway Taking Shape

Wednesday, Nov 21st

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Guest blog post is by Dan Hassert, Communications Manager for the City of Covington Photo courtesy of Hassert Studios COVINGTON, Ky. - The $875,000 reconstruction of the western entrance to Covington's riverfront to make it safer and more accessible to pedestrians took another leap of progress today in a very...

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Nonprofits: The Importance of Culture within your Organization

Wednesday, Nov 14th

Nov 2018 Nonprofit edit

Respect, value, a sense of community, authentic leadership. Those were the resounding themes in describing a healthy work culture by a panel at the most recent Covington Business Council Nonprofit Lunch and Learn, in partnership with sponsor Von Lehman CPA & Advisory Firm. The panel was comprised of Danielle Amrine,...

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CBC Advocacy Forum – Introduction to Active Shooter Response

Friday, Oct 26th

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Crime prevention through environmental control.  That is police speak for trying to reduce the risk of a horrible series of tragedies that is becoming too commonplace in America today, from school shootings in Florida, to killings at a central Kentucky Kroger to the incident all too close to home at...

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