Latest Jefferson County, Kentucky Stories

2011-07-29 08:45:00

LOUISVILLE, Ky., July 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- JustFabulous, the monthly VIP membership program that grants consumers access to celebrity stylists and the latest trends in fashion, has relocated its warehouse to Louisville, KY. The company moved its facilities from Valencia, CA in mid-May. This makes the 3rd location for JustFabulous, which has its headquarters in El Segundo, CA and a satellite office in Charlotte, NC. With the growing number of members and demand for new products,...

2011-05-09 16:27:00

LOUISVILLE, Ky., May 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A block that once served as home to Kentucky's famed bourbon industry has been saved from demolition thanks to a group of investors led by Louisville philanthropists and developers Steve Wilson and Laura Lee Brown. Whiskey Row is a collection of buildings built between 1852 and 1905 that housed a variety of whiskey producers and merchants; the collection of buildings were on a list of Louisville Most Endangered Historic Places and were slated...

2011-04-12 14:25:00

Michael P. Sullivan of Louisville, KY has been honored with a recognition by Louisville Magazine in its selection of "Top Lawyers." LOUISVILLE, Ky., April 12, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Announcing a special recognition appearing in the March, 2011 issue of Louisville Magazine published by Louisville Magazine Inc., Michael P. Sullivan was selected for the following honor: Top Lawyers Michael P. Sullivan commented on the recognition: "This is quite an honor for me. Since...

2011-04-12 09:15:00

PHOENIX, April 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- nFocus Software, the leading provider of performance management and outcome measurement software to the public sector, announced today the hiring of a Community Project Manager (PM) and opening of an office in Louisville, Ky., to further youth and education efforts. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100510/LA02155LOGO) More than 10 years ago the City of Louisville, Jefferson County Public Schools, Metro United Way and other partners...

2010-09-23 09:42:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Online luxury retailer Gilt Groupe, Inc. today announced that it has opened a distribution center in Shepherdsville, Kentucky. The facility will consist of 303,000 square feet of space to house men's and home merchandise the web site sells. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080625/NYW098LOGO) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080625/NYW098LOGO) The opening of this facility, the largest to date for Gilt Groupe, will allow for the...

2010-04-19 09:15:00

LOUISVILLE, Colo., April 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Envysion®, Inc., (www.envysion.com) the leading Managed Video as a Service (MVaaS) provider, today announced that the company is moving its headquarters to 400 Centennial Parkway, Suite 201, Louisville, Colorado effective April 26, 2010. The move is a result of rapid growth and success the company has achieved as the leader in managed video. "We are thrilled to relocate our headquarters within Louisville and move to a...

Word of the Day
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'