Infrastructure development is vital to Owensboro’s economy

Kentucky Infrastructure Coalition, KickStartKY, shared a video they recently produced.  Sharla is a dedicated advocate for Owensboro and she shares how infrastructure projects are so important for Greater Owensboro’s growing economy.  

Omico Plastics, Inc.

Omico Plastics has been in the Owensboro community for over 50 years. In 1963, the company was founded in Owensboro and today Omico is a leading manufacturer of quality blow-molded plastic parts and assemblies.

UniFirst Distribution

UniFirst Distribution was the first company to locate in Owensboro's newest industrial park, MidAmerica Airpark.

Sun Windows, Inc.

Sun Windows is a long time business located within the Owensboro community and region.

October 2017 is Manufacturing Month

October is manufacturing month and October 6 is deemed Manufacturing Day.  In 2012, MFG DAY was created by Founding Partner Fabricators and Manufacturers Association, International.  MFG DAY has incrementally enjoyed more support since then, aligning organizations with similar missions to cause positive change in the public perception of modern manufacturing.  The day is not only…

Owensboro Riverport Highest-Volume Public Port

In June 2017, the Lane Report published an article that featured Owensboro’s Riverport Authority.  The port is one of eight active ports in Kentucky providing river, rail and barge services of approximately 960,000 tons of product per year over the last three years. Brian Wright, the port’s director says the port is the highest-volume public…

Working together will result in a competitive edge

A new year is beginning and this means as a business we should all be thinking about ways to improve ourselves, our budgets and our strategic plans. Our office, the Greater Owensboro Economic Development Corporation (GOEDC) offers assistance in relation to these topics. GOEDC holds round table discussions with local CEOs and plant managers in…