The seventh annual Kentucky Entrepreneur Hall of Fame induction ceremony, presented by Delta Dental, will honor this year’s inductees on November 16, 2016. The induction ceremony will be held at the Hilton Lexington Downtown. The Kentucky Entrepreneur Hall of Fame celebrates the stories of Kentucky’s most successful entrepreneurs, with a mission to raise awareness around the impact entrepreneurship has made in the Commonwealth, and to encourage others to pursue similar ambitious endeavors.
2016 Kentucky Entrepreneur Hall of Fame inductees: Colonel Sanders, Kentucky Fried Chicken; Kent Oyler, High Speed Access Corp, OPM Services, Inc.; Robert B. Trussell, Jr., Tempur Sealy International, Inc.; Carey Smith, Big Ass Solutions.
New this year, the Kentucky Chamber of Commerce has partnered with Awesome Inc and Sustainable Business Ventures on the Kentucky Entrepreneur Hall of Fame (KEHOF).
Dave Adkisson, Chamber CEO and President weighed in on the partnership, “The Kentucky Chamber is very excited about our new partnership with the Kentucky Entrepreneur Hall of Fame. Through this partnership we hope to enhance the entrepreneurial environment of Kentucky and to celebrate the critical role entrepreneurs play in the state’s economic growth.”
Table, individual tickets and sponsorships are available. For more information about the Kentucky Entrepreneur Hall of Fame, visit entrepreneurhof.com.