Leadership Skills

Kentucky manufacturers get boost from regional funding program

By WFPL Louisville

Apr 07, 2016

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At a recent trade show, Jeffersontown, KY-based Thermex Thermatron got a big order from a new client, said Ray Lund, the company's president and CEO. Lund had never been to the trade show before and said he may not have gone if he didn’t get a grant from the Bluegrass Economic Advancement Movement.

The program, known by its acronym BEAM, facilitates funding to companies like Lund’s with the hopes of expediting growth.

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