Every January the Lane Report publishes a look-ahead of top business trends to keep our eyes on. WUKY's Alan Lytle gets some of the highlights of this year's report from executive editor Mark Green in this week's edition of the Business Side.
It’s the first edition of the Business Side for a brand new year. WUKY's Alan Lytle talks with Business Lexington editor Tom Wilmes about Kentucky's economic opportunity with the now, federally legal industrial hemp, a new hype video commissioned by a consortium of high-profile Lexington companies, and an effort by a Cynthiana-based company to set a world record in head protection.
Republican Governor Matt Bevin has touted his success in creating jobs and getting companies to invest in our state – while a new report from the left-leaning Kentucky Center for Economic Policy tamps down on that enthusiasm. WUKY's Alan Lytle and Lane Report executive editor Mark Green attempt to sort out the competing narratives.
Business Lexington editor Tom Wilmes is back to discuss some recent business headlines with WUKY's Alan Lytle. Among the topics discussed, the Army Corps of Engineers' upcoming environmental study for Town Branch Park, the ongoing City Center project in downtown Lexington, plus a preview of Business Lexington's end of the year issue.
Business Lexington editor Tom Wilmes and WUKY's Alan Lytle discuss a number of new establishments opening up in Lexington, plus a popular restaurant group turns 20 this year. That and more in this week's edition of the Business Side.