National Association of Food Equipment Dealers is a national non-profit business cooperative which specializes in attracting the attention of manufacturers for special consideration in pricing and in marketing their products.
The Foodservice Equipment Distributors Association is a nationally recognized association for foodservice equipment and supplies dealers with a focus on maintaining profitable dealerships capable of providing knowledge, service and value for professional foodservice operators.
The Kentucky Restaurant Association is a non-profit organization run by its members which helps organize events and meetings, keeps members informed, lobbies for restaurant issues at the state and national levels, and assists members with questions and issues.
The Better Business Bureau has a comprehensive set of policies, procedures and best practices focused on how businesses should treat the public – fairly and honestly in all circumstances. The BBB has been looking out for consumers and businesses for over 100 years.
Founded in 1950, Associated Builders and Contractors is a national construction industry trade association with 70 chapters and nearly 21,000 chapter members. ABC is one of the leading organizations representing America’s business community and the construction industry.
The National Federation of Independent Business is the leading small business association representing small and independent businesses. A nonprofit, nonpartisan organization founded in 1943, NFIB represents the consensus views of its members throughout the country.
The Kentucky Assisted Living Facilities Association is the only organization in Kentucky solely dedicated to representing assisted living and other senior housing communities throughout the state. KALFA is the state affiliate of the Assisted Living Federation of America.
The Ohio Valley Educational Cooperative is a consortium of 14 school districts serving over 50,000 students in north central Kentucky. Established in 1976, the coop provides a vehicle for conducting regional planning, development, and implementation of educational programs.
Founded in 1965, the Kentucky Educational Development Cooperation is the state’s oldest and largest educational cooperative with over 60 school districts. Based in Ashland, KY, the KEDC has been open to any school district in Kentucky since 1985.
The Kentucky Purchasing Cooperatives is comprised of four Kentucky educational cooperatives including the KEDC. This expanded consortium has the buying power of approximately 110 Kentucky school districts, or 63% of the state’s public school systems.
The Kentucky School Nutrition Association supports Kentucky’s child nutrition programs. KSNA is a cohesive group of professionals dedicated to serving quality, nutritious meals as an integral means of helping Kentucky students reach proficiency.
Greater Louisville Inc. – Metro Chamber of Commerce, is one of the region’s premier business organizations and the leading economic development agency for Greater Louisville. GLI is committed to helping the region become an area where imaginations and individuals thrive.
The Louisville Independent Business Alliance strives to preserve the community character of the Metro Louisville area by promoting locally-owned, independent businesses and to educate citizens on the value of purchasing locally.
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