Winners of Oldham County Business Contest:

A floral design shop and an online marketplace came out on top in the inaugural Oldham Chamber & Economic Development Business Plan Contest. Nancy Rankin, owner of Blooms by Essential Details, and Mike Russell, owner of Zaager Inc., split the $25,000 prize, which was the culmination of a three-month, three-round contest. The award money was provided by private donors, and the winners will also receive consulting services from industry professionals. (more...)

Ryder Cup Festivities

With less than a week before the start of the 37th Ryder Cup at Louisville’s Valhalla Golf Club, Louisvillians and golf enthusiasts around the world are gearing up for the match between the top 12 American golfers and their European counterparts. Behind the scenes, workers at Essential Details are doing their own preparations, checking and double checking the minutiae of more than a dozen events, some of which have been in the works for two years. (more...)