Helping Local Businesses Grow and Succeed

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

Here in Floyd County, Kentucky, we place significant emphasis on all phases of economic development. As a Chamber of Commerce we work collaboratively with many strategic partners such as city and state governments; local and regional businesses; workforce development organizations; and officials in surrounding counties; as well as being an active and remarkable resource partner for our efforts.

Our seasoned team is well-versed in assisting companies looking to locate to Floyd County for the first time, nurturing start-up enterprises (working with several funding resources in the process), as well as assisting established businesses of all sizes.

KENTUCKY CABINET FOR ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

The primary state agency in Kentucky responsible for creating new jobs
and investments in the state. Tindouf www.thinkkentucky.com

BIG SANDY AREA DEVELOPMENT DISTRICT (BIG SANDY ADD)

To provide those citizens of Kentucky living in Floyd, Johnson, Magoffin, Martin, and Pike counties with a regional leadership forum, responsible for area-wide planning and coordination of service and development projects undertaken in cooperation with the Commonwealth of Kentucky and designated agencies of the federal government.

To serve the member jurisdictions, their subdivisions, and non-profit groups related thereto, as a legally constituted body capable of performing administrative services and implementing programs and projects which improve the quality of life in the region.

To support, assist, and promote private sector developmental and entrepreneurial efforts within the region so as to enhance employment opportunity and to bring about a greater diversification in the base elements of the region’s economy. http://acorncentre.co.uk/93d3cuYWNvcm5jZW50cmUuY28udWs35a2e917/acor=1042567.html www.bigsandy.org

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SOUTHEAST KENTUCKY ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION (SKED)

The Southeast Kentucky Economic Development Corporation is a non-profit economic development organization formed in 1986, serving 42 counties in Southeast Kentucky. SKED works directly with individual companies and their consultants and advisors to provide a wide range of services. Our services are provided on a free and confidential basis.

SKED welcomes the opportunity to work with you and to make a compelling case for locating and expanding in the Southeast Kentucky region. We pursue that mission by assisting you to prosper in Kentucky. cytotec without prescription http://www.southeastkentucky.com/

For more information contact

BUSINESS DIRECTORY

Action Petroleum Co., LTD

Alliance Corp.

American Red Cross

Ameriprise Financial

Anglers Bait-n-Tackle, LLC

Appalachian Industrial Authority

Appalachian Meats, LLC

Meat Processing Company

Appalachian Roots, Inc.

Appalachian Tire Products

Appalachian Wireless

Archer-Music Enterprises, Inc.

ARH Our Lady of the Way

Arnett Tax Solutions

AT&T

Big Sandy ADD

Big Sandy Area Community Action

Big Sandy Broadband

Big Sandy Community & Tech. College

Big Sandy Health Care, Inc.

Big Sandy Rural Electric Coop. Corp.

Black Diamond Insurance Group, LLC

Insurance Agency Black Diamond Insurance Group has a primary focus on Commercial Insurance and has worked in the energy sector for many years. We are excited to announce that we have added two new div

Bluegrass Therapy PLLC

Bocook Engineering, Inc.

Branch Banking & Trust Bank

Brandeis Machinery

Bright Beginnings Child Care

Brock-McVey

Brookside Dental Care; Bryan Griffith, DMD

Carl D. Perkins Job Corps

Century 21 American Way Realty

Chad Eversole, agent Kentucky Farm Bureau

Citizens Bank of Kentucky

City of Prestonsburg

Combs & Isaac, PLLC

Community Trust Bank

Coverall of Eastern Ky.

Darrell L Patton Insurance, Inc.

Darrell Madden, CPA, PSC

David L. Garrett, CPA, PSC

Department of Employment Services

Dr Eddy Clark, DMD

East Kentucky Physical Therapy

Eastern Air Flow LLC

Eastern Kentucky Federal Credit Union

Edward Jones

Elite Heating & Cooling, LLC

All your heating and cooling needs.

Family Eye Care Professionals

Floyd County Board of Education

Floyd County Cooperative Extension Service

Floyd County Fiscal Court

Floyd County Health Dept.

Floyd County Housing Authority

Floyd County Public Library

Floyd County Smiles, Dr. Michael K. McKinney

Floyd County Times

Food City #347

Foundation for Appalachian Kentucky

Hall & Clark Insurance

Hall Funeral Home

Harold Clinic Pharmacy

Hatfield McCoy Heating and Cooling

Highland Plaza (Paran Management)

Highlands ARH Regional Healthcare Center

Honey Bee Nutrition

Honey Bee Nutrition

Hospice of the Bluegrass-Mountain Rivers

Hyden Pediatric Dentistry

inKind

InterMountain Cable

Jenny Wiley State Resort Park

Katherine M. Adams, PLLC

Kentucky Frontier Gas, LLC

Kentucky Office of Vocational Rehabilitation

Kentucky Power

Kentucky Power Energy Saving Business Programs

Kickin’ Ash

King’s Daughters Medical Specialties

Kinzer Drilling Company

Lancer Storage Rentals

Larry Brown PSC

Lindsey Wilson College of Professional Counseling

Lou’s Place for Pets

Made To Crave

Mann Toyota

Maverick Insurance Group, LLC

Maynard Insurance Agency

McDowell ARH

McDowell Professional Pharmacy

McGuire Ins. Agency, Inc.

Moak & Nunnery

Morehead State University

Mountain Arts Center

Mountain Comprehensive Care Center

Office Depot

Osborne & Heaberlin

Peking Chinese Restaurant

Penn Insurance Agency

Penn Stuart Attorneys at Law-William Kendrick

Pepsi Bottling Group

Perry Distributors Inc.

Pig in a Poke – Prestonsburg

Pop’s Chevrolet-Buick-Cadillac, Inc.

Pops Chevrolet

Prestonsburg Primary Care, PLLC

Prestonsburg Tourism Commission

Primrose Oil, LLC

Redd, Brown & Williams Real Estate Ser.

Ridgeline Coal, LLC

Riverview Health Care

Rosenberg Associates

Rustic Oak Boutique

Sandy Valley Transportation

Schwan’s

Scott Gross Co., Inc

Securall Security Systems

ServPro of Pike, Floyd & Knott

Sew-N-Love Shoppe

Shirt Gallery

Signs of Appalachia

St. Vincent Mission, Inc.

State Wide Press

StoneCrest Golf Course

Sugar Magnolias

Restaurant & Catering

Super 8 Prestonsburg

SynTerra Corporation

Taylor Metal Roofing & Siding

The Brickhouse

The Elkhorn Coal Corp.

The Medicine Shoppe

The Mountain Metal Co.

The Mountain Muse

The Printery, LLC

Tim Short Honda

U S Bank

Vanover, Hall & Bartley, PSC

Village Caregiving, LLC

WQHY/WDOC

WYMT-TV

Certification Links

Kentucky Minority- and Women-Owned Business Certification
Commonwealth of Kentucky certifying body for minority- and women-owned business enterprises.
http://mwbe.ky.gov/Pages/default.aspx

Women's Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC)
3360 E. Livingston Ave., Suite 3A
Columbus, OH 43227
(614) 238-6639
Fax (614) 222-6799
http://www.wbenc.org/

Tri-State Minority Supplier Development Council
http://tsmsdc.com/mbe-certification/

National Women Business Owners Corporation (WBOC)
1001 West Jasmin Drive, Suite G
Lake Park, FL 33403
(561) 848-5066
Fax (561) 881-7364
http://www.nwboc.org/

The tri-state certifying body for minority-owned business enterprises
National Minority Supplier Development Council
www.nmsdc.org/nmsdc/

Workforce Links

Workforce Kentucky
The website is designed to serve employers, job seekers, students, counselors, educators, and training providers. The largest source of labor market data in the Commonwealth.
www.workforcekentucky.ky.gov

Occupational Safety and Health Administration
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) assures safe and healthy working conditions for individuals by setting and enforcing standards and by providing training, outreach, education, and assistance.
www.osha.gov

Department of Labor – Kentucky
The primary responsibility of the Kentucky Labor Cabinet is to ensure that divisions and offices falling under the auspices of the Cabinet work within the jurisdiction of Kentucky labor law.
www.labor.ky.gov/Pages/LaborHome.aspx

Social Security
The U.S. Social Security's online Retirement Estimator gives the public the opportunity to run accurate, personalized scenarios for Social Security retirement benefits.
www.socialsecurity.gov/podcasts/
www.socialsecurity.gov/estimator/

Federal Labor Law Posters
The Equal Employment Opportunity and Occupational Safety and Health postings have recently been updated to reflect federal law changes. Order your updated poster from the Kentucky Chamber today.
Order Online

2020 Jobs Outlook
A regional indicators report

International Business Links

National Export Initiative
http://export.gov/nei/

Kentucky Export Initiative
www.kyexports.gov

Begin to Export
Basic Guide to Exporting
http://export.gov/begin/index.asp

Expand Your Exports
An intermediate guide to expanding exports
http://export.gov/expand/index.asp

Export-Import Bank of the United States
www.exim.gov

SBA Grant to U.S. Exporters
Grant funding for export promotion
http://www.sba.gov/about-offices-content/1/2889/resources/14315

Department of Agriculture Grant Funding for U.S. Agricultural Exports
www.susta.org

Kentucky Government Links

Commonwealth of Kentucky
The Commonwealth of Kentucky's official website provides 24/7 access to state government information and services for Kentucky citizens and businesses.
http://kentucky.gov/Pages/home.aspx

Kentucky State Chamber Public Affairs Website
The Kentucky Chamber of Commerce Public Affairs website includes information on finding your legislator, election information, and "how they voted."
http://policy.kychamber.com/

Legislative Research Commission
A site for all the state legislature information including committee meetings, history of legislation, etc. Find everything needed on the General Assembly.
http://www.lrc.ky.gov/home.htm

Kentucky Bill Watch
A free service allowing users to track bills during the legislative session.
http://kentucky.gov/services/pages/billwatch.aspx

Kentucky Association of Counties
The official website of the Kentucky Association of Counties (KACo)

This organization represents the needs of the county government in legislative matters and offering a variety of services to promote the progress of the county government. KACo serves all 120 counties of the Commonwealth of Kentucky. As a service organization, KACo is dedicated to providing assistance to its members and political subdivisions to improve county government.
www.Kaco.org

Big Sandy Area Development District (Big Sandy ADD)
To provide those citizens of Kentucky living in Floyd, Johnson, Magoffin, Martin and Pike counties with a regional leadership forum, responsible for area-wide planning and coordination of service and development projects undertaken in cooperation with the Commonwealth of Kentucky and designated agencies of the federal government.

To serve the member jurisdictions, their subdivisions, and non-profit groups related thereto, as a legally constituted body capable of performing administrative services and implementing programs and projects which improve the quality of life in the region.

To support, assist, and promote private sector developmental and entrepreneurial efforts within the region so as to enhance employment opportunity and to bring about a greater diversification in the base elements of the region's economy.
www.bigsandy.org

City of Prestonsburg
http://www.prestonsburgky.org/

Kentucky Chamber of Commerce
www.kychamber.com