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Connecting Conventions and Business

With its high quality of life and low cost of doing business, Louisville is home to many small and large companies representing numerous industries.

Discover our core business clusters and new ways to connect your convention, tradeshow or event with our local business economy.

As a meeting planner or event organizer, learn about our key industries and how they can be a resource to help enhance your event with authenticity. Understanding local industry can help you identify relevant local speakers, off-site event and education venues, support health and wellness initiatives and solicit targeted sponsorship opportunities.

Louisville’s diverse business economy includes some of these top companies:


For a full list of employers with additional details, visit Greater Louisville Inc. here.

Louisville's Business Clusters

Dig deeper into Louisville’s top business clusters and core industries.

Learn more about growing the regional economy through economic development, advocacy, workforce development and talent attraction.

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Advanced Manufacturing

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Business Services and Education

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Food and Beverage

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Lifelong Wellness and Aging Care

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Logistics and eCommerce

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