Louisville, Ky. – Greater Louisville Inc. has hired Brian Jones as the organization’s vice president of membership and investor development. Jones will lead GLI’s membership and investor development team and is charged with attracting and retaining GLI members and investors.
“Brian’s prior development experience in the Greater Louisville market with the Kentucky Chamber is a real plus,” said GLI President and CEO Kent Oyler. “He has already hit the ground running and started building relationships with GLI members, investors and volunteers.”
Prior to joining GLI, Brian served as the Assistant Vice President for Investor Development at the Tennessee Chamber of Commerce where he was the point person for both revenue development and investor relations. He also served as the Louisville-area Membership Development Manager at the Kentucky Chamber of Commerce. Brian has a strong background in sales & management, along with extensive relationships throughout the Greater Louisville region’s business community.
“Brian is a welcomed addition to the GLI team,” said GLI Senior Vice President Carlos Phillips. “His leadership and development experience will be important to our efforts to deliver value to the regional business community.”
“I’m excited to be back in Louisville and working with GLI to accelerate the economic growth, job creation and business competitiveness in our region,” said Jones. “I also look forward to strengthening our current relationships and mobilizing the business community around our mission.”
Brian completed his undergraduate work at Centre College and holds a Masters of Public Policy from Indiana University.