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After moving to Lexington from Atlanta, commercial real estate specialist Ed Lane in 1985 began producing a fact sheet in response to site selector demand for analytics about a dynamic and growing metro area. The Lane Report grew from 3 issues its first year to 6 the next and became a regional monthly before evolving into a statewide periodical in the 1990s.

Today’s high-production-value magazine along with LaneReport.com and the FasterLane email blast are targeted physical and digital communication channels to Kentucky’s news and decision makers in business, economic development and public policy. The magazine and its annual Market Reviews of Louisville, Lexington and Northern Kentucky circulate in all 120 counties. The state’s most knowledgeable staff posts breaking news throughout every business day on the website and delivers email blast headlines into every important Inbox across the commonwealth.