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New Website Highlights Kentucky Lake’s Business & Industry Assets

Monday, December 10, 2018

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By 24-7 Press Release

Benton, KY – Kentucky Lake Economic Development just launched a comprehensive website to elevate its online presence and showcase Marshall County, Kentucky’s abundant opportunities and business advantages. This will serve as an important asset for site selectors and investors.

"We are extremely excited to reinvent how we do economic development in Marshall County, Kentucky, with Kentucky Lake Economic Development. We are on the verge of a more aggressive and strategic approach moving forward that is generating a level of energy in our community that we have never seen before,” said Josh Tubbs, president of Kentucky Lake Economic Development. “Our community partners and our workforce are ready to welcome new industry and existing industry expansions.”

Kentucky Lake Economic Development’s mission is to retain, expand and attract quality worldwide manufacturing, distribution and service industries. The website details the area’s target sectors as well as Marshall County’s available properties, including the new 300-acre Southwest One Industrial Park.

The user friendly online portal has an array of information about the region, including its workforce, business incentives and quality of life. It features powerful Zoom Prospector and GIS Planning tools that enable auto population of area demographics and community profile data.

Kentucky Lake Economic Development selected Golden Shovel Agency to design the website. The national economic development communications firm is recognized for its award-winning design and expertise in business and workforce attraction.

“Partnerships with firms like Golden Shovel are a big step in building a consistent and targeted message to those companies looking to make a community their new home,” said Tubbs.

“We enjoyed partnering with Kentucky Lake Economic Development to develop this customized online portal. The site encapsulates the region’s rich business opportunities and shows its momentum toward growth,” remarked Aaron Brossoit, CEO of Golden Shovel.

Kentucky Lake Economic Development seeks to retain, expand and attract business and industry in Marshall County, Kentucky. It partners with the Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development, the Tennessee Valley Authority and local government entities to provide incentives for new or expanding projects, workforce training and site location.

Golden Shovel Agency is a Minnesota-based, full-service economic development firm specializing in workforce attraction for economic, community development and civic websites. The Economic Gateway Web system includes an expandable and on-demand content management system (CMS) and a robust social media implementation strategy.

Visit the new site at: http://www.opportunitymarshall.com

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