Our Partners

We all know that economic development doesn’t happen in silos. It takes a team of dedicated and driven individuals, organizations, state and local leaders and many others. The Commonwealth of Kentucky is fortunate to have a strong network of partners across the state that work hard to build better communities, grow a stronger economy and cultivate new opportunities. The Cabinet would like to thank and recognize its many partners listed below.

State Government

Governors Office

  • Governor’s Office of Ag Policy
  • Dept. for Local Government
  • Kentucky Infrastructure Authority
  • Commission on Military Affairs
  • Office of the State Budget Director

Finance & Administration Cabinet

  • Dept. of Revenue
  • Office of Financial Management
  • Commonwealth Office of Technology

Energy and Environment Cabinet

Labor Cabinet

Transportation Cabinet

Tourism, Arts and Heritage Cabinet

Kentucky Education and Workforce Development Cabinet

Dept. of Agriculture

Secretary of State’s Office

Kentucky General Assembly

Legislative Research Commission

Associations and Organizations

Kentucky Association for Economic Development (KAED)

Kentucky Chamber of Commerce

Kentucky Association of Manufacturers (KAM)

Kentucky World Trade Center

Kentucky Council of Area Development Districts

Kentucky Community and Technical College

Council on Postsecondary Education

Kentucky Small Business Development Center

Kentucky Science and Technology

Community Ventures Corporation

The Mountain Association for Community Development (MACED)

Kentucky Highlands Investment Corporation

Southeast Kentucky Economic Development

University of Kentucky


University of Louisville

Western Kentucky University

Morehead University

Eastern Kentucky University

Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development   Old Capitol Annex  300 West Broadway   Frankfort, KY 40601
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