Tweet [May 9, 2012] – The Winchester/Clark County Industrial Development Authority, Commerce Lexington Inc., the state’s Cabinet for Economic Development and the Bluegrass Alliance announced today that Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDQ: AMZN) plans to open a new 70,000-square-foot customer service facility in Winchester, Ky., investing more than $20.7 million and creating 550 full-time and hundreds of …
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Tweet (Oct. 3, 2011)
Tweet In 2010, entrepreneurial companies in the Bluegrass Region attracted $65 million in venture funding! The 89 Central Kentucky early-stage companies that participated in the annual Lexington Venture Club survey reported a total of $94 million in revenue and 748 people employed with an average full-time salary of $63,485. They also reported hiring 240 people …
With Mayor Jim Newberry and Governor Steve Beshear in attendance, HFL Sports Science officially opened its first US location yesterday in Lexington, KY. The $4 million investment will create 48 new jobs, including 25 high-tech positions, paying an average salary of over $47,000, exclusive of benefits.