Greater Louisville Inc. http://wfpl.org en Greater Louisville Inc. President and CEO Craig Richard Resigns http://wfpl.org/post/greater-louisville-inc-president-and-ceo-craig-richard-resigns <p>After <a href="http://www.bizjournals.com/louisville/news/2014/01/31/gli-board-looks-to-replace-ceo-richard.html?page=all">two weeks on paid administrative leave</a>, Greater Louisville Inc. President and CEO Craig Richard resigned on Monday.</p><p>Richard <a href="http://wfpl.org/post/houston-official-chosen-lead-greater-louisville-inc">took the position at the city's chamber of commerce in January 2013</a> and his resignation is effective immediately.</p> Mon, 17 Feb 2014 23:57:23 +0000 Phillip M. Bailey 8620 at http://wfpl.org Greater Louisville Inc. President and CEO Craig Richard Resigns Greater Louisville Inc. Undergoes 'Organizational Change,' Senior Staff Reportedly Cut http://wfpl.org/post/greater-louisville-inc-undergoes-organizational-change-senior-staff-reportedly-cut <p>The administration of Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer doesn&#39;t believe that reported staff cuts to Greater Louisville Inc. will harm economic development initiatives for the city.</p><p>Greater Louisville Inc. officials confirmed that the organization had endured &quot;organizational change.&quot; GLI board chairman Kerry Stemler&nbsp;blamed the situation on the economy and a new agenda for GLI under CEO Craig Richard, who<a href="/post/houston-official-chosen-lead-greater-louisville-inc"> arrived in November 2012.</a></p> Mon, 30 Sep 2013 20:23:36 +0000 Joseph Lord 7028 at http://wfpl.org Greater Louisville Inc. Undergoes 'Organizational Change,' Senior Staff Reportedly Cut Councilwoman Scott to Host Mayor Fischer, GLI Chief on District 'Reality Ride' http://wfpl.org/post/councilwoman-scott-host-mayor-fischer-gli-chief-district-reality-ride <p>Louisville Metro Councilwoman Attica Scott, D-1, will host Mayor Greg Fischer and the new CEO of Greater Louisville Inc. on a "reality ride" through southwestern parts District 1.</p><p>Since taking office, Scott has held several tours through neighborhoods in west and southwest Louisville with city officials to show them blight, crime and economic issues.</p><p>This tour with Fischer and GLI Inc. CEO Craig Richard has been in the works for several weeks.</p> Wed, 08 May 2013 21:37:13 +0000 Phillip M. Bailey 5313 at http://wfpl.org Councilwoman Scott to Host Mayor Fischer, GLI Chief on District 'Reality Ride' Houston Official Chosen to Lead Greater Louisville Inc. http://wfpl.org/post/houston-official-chosen-lead-greater-louisville-inc An economic development official from Houston has been selected as the new president and CEO of Greater Louisville Inc., the metro’s chamber of commerce.<p> Craig Richard will lead the business group starting January 7.<p> He’s been chief economic development officer of the Greater Houston Partnership since 2008, and has held similar positions in Dallas and Arlington, Texas and in Virginia.<p> Richard succeeds Joe Reagan, who left GLI at the beginning of the year to lead the St. Louis Regional Chamber and Growth Association.<p> Thu, 08 Nov 2012 17:34:21 +0000 Rick Howlett 2411 at http://wfpl.org Houston Official Chosen to Lead Greater Louisville Inc.