A familiar face is returning to Kentucky Venues in a new role. Jeff Zinner was recently announced as the new Partnerships Manager at the Kentucky Exposition Center. Jeff’s first experience at the Kentucky Exposition Center dates back to childhood, when he began showing lambs at the Kentucky State Fair. He fell in love with agriculture… Continue reading New Partnerships Manager Announced at Kentucky Venues
Robert Bell has joined Kentucky Venues as the Director of Expositions at the Kentucky Exposition Center. As part of his role overseeing the Office of Veterinary Livestock Field Operations and before that working at Irvington Stockyards, Bell has worked livestock events and schedules for years. Bell graduated from Western Kentucky in 1992 with a bachelor’s… Continue reading A New Beginning for a Familiar Face
After more than 25 years in state government, Paul Herberg the Kentucky Venue’s Director of Human Resources is retiring. Amanda Cloyd will step into the role following Herberg’s departure. Herberg has overseen hiring for both the Kentucky International Convention Center and Kentucky Exposition Center, as well as the seasonal workers who support the Kentucky… Continue reading Kentucky Venues’ Human Resources Director to Retire, Amanda Cloyd Named as Successor
Farmers and agribusiness professionals packed the halls of the National Farm Machinery Show (NFMS) for four-days of the latest farm equipment, educational seminars and exciting tractor pulls. More than 300,000 visitors and exhibitors attended the show, making it one of the largest-attended events at the Kentucky Exposition Center. The National Farm Machinery Show spanned 1.2… Continue reading National Farm Machinery Show Brings High Attendance and the Latest Equipment Trends to Louisville
The tractors are on their way to Louisville. Whether you’re cheering red or green, trucks or tractors, there is an incomparable field of competitors gunning for the beach in Freedom Hall. If you want to know more about the competitors, many already champions in leagues across the country, click on the links below to get… Continue reading 2019 Championship Tractor Pull Previews
If you’re like us, your bags were packed yesterday and you’ve already got seminars picked out. To make sure you’re not missing any additional info, we’ve created 6 items to cross off your checklist before joining us at the 2019 National Farm Machinery Show. 1. Download the 2019 National Farm Machinery Show app. Catch your… Continue reading Think you’re prepared for #NFMS19?
Kentucky Venues’ guests who are blind or visually impaired will soon have access to an innovative technology that will improve their ability to navigate around large spaces and events. Kentucky Venues, which operates the Kentucky International Convention Center (KICC) and the Kentucky Exposition Center (KEC) recently partnered with the American Printing House for the Blind… Continue reading Navigation Experience for Patrons who are Visually Impaired Enhanced at Kentucky Venues