Public School Citizen Observations on Supporting Public Education Today Posted March 12, 2019 Debbie Wesslund Blog Last week I was inspired during a speech about public education. That doesn’t happen much these days, but it should happen more. Inspiration is essential in the business of education. Dr. Vicki Phillips came home to Kentucky to participate…
The power of KTW lies in our message — in print, on social and digital media, and through our conversations with our associates, friends, and family.
Our message always focuses on people who are achieving at the highest levels, and whose lives and careers illuminate the heart and soul of what it means to have strong Kentucky ties. This simple message can impact perceptions of Kentucky at home, across the nation, and around the world. Above all our goal is to inspire people to promote a positive narrative about Kentucky and become image-changers themselves.
- Cecil Booth
- Chuck Brymer
- Daniel Roth
- Devin Katayama
- Dr. Sander Florman
- Elizabeth Mayhew
- Ellen Miller
- Evan Roth
- Finis "KY" White
- John Yarmuth
- Jonathan Wolff
- Junior Bridgeman
- Kay Grubola
- Kirby Adams
- Lady Booth
- Laura Ungar
- Maggie Harlow
- Mary T. Meagher
- Michael Wines
- Pam Platt
- Rebecca Booth, MD
- Sean Cannon
- Shannon Cogan
- Sharon LaFraniere
- Ted Smith
- William (Bill) Porter
Kirby Adams, Louisville Courier Journal Published 9:48 a.m. ET June 20, 2019Hip-hop sound engineer and Kentucky native Finis “KY” White got his big break in the music industry working alongside Grammy-winning rapper Lil Wayne. “I even moved to Miami with him and recorded and mixed several hit records for Wayne,” White writes on his website….
The Courier-Journal Online Published 6:41 a.m. October 2, 2018 Kirby Adams If you’ve purchased a car, soft drink, cellphone or six- pack of beer or soda, there is a strong chance you’vebeen influenced by the work of Louisville nativeChuck Brymer. The 59-year-old graduate of Central High School and the University of Kentucky is the driving…
In 1984, Louisville native Mary T. Meagher (now Mary Plant) won three gold medals in swimming at the Los Angeles Olympic games and became a world record holder in the 100- and 200- meter butterfly. – Louisville Magazine
Wednesday, August 23, 2017 Style expert Elizabeth Mayhew is a multi-talented Louisvillian with an impressive career history, thanks to her colorful personality and many skill sets. She is currently the Brand Editor for Reese Witherspoon’s southern-inspired lifestyle brand Draper James, and a regular contributor on NBC’s TODAY show, as well as being a popular columnist…
PRESS RELEASE Louisville, KY–Kentucky to the World, Inc. will present the first live audience recording of the “Breaking the Mold” podcast. Created by Louisville native Evan Roth, the event will feature an interview with Junior Bridgeman along with special guest co-host Daniel Roth, Evan’s brother. The event will be held on Wednesday, August 3 with…
Podcast Event Featuring Businessman Junior Bridgeman Touches U of L, Trump and More | Insider Louisville Louisville natives Dan Roth and Evan Roth return from New York to interview Kentuckian businessman Ulysses “Junior” Bridgeman about finding success after his basketball career. Topics range from the University of Louisville to Donald Trump and more. Listen to…
Junior Bridgeman talks business on new podcast – The Courier-Journal, June 2016 Former University of Louisville basketball player and restaurant mogul Junior Bridgeman gives his insights about business on Kentucky to the World’s “Breaking the Mold” podcast, presented on Aug. 3, 2016.
“Sister Act: Three Kentucky Sisters Share Success Secrets” – Courier-Journal, March 2016 This downloadable PDF showcases the Booth sisters – Rebecca, Lady, and Cecil, who kicked off the first KTW event for 2016.
Louisville natives Rebecca, Lady, and Cecil Booth headline first Kentucky to the World event of 2016
Moderated by Kirby Adams, Sisters Will Share Stories of Professional Success and Family Togetherness Kentucky to the World, Inc. (KTW) will present Louisville natives Rebecca, Lady, and Cecil Booth in a program titled “SISTER ACT: Tales of True Life, Family & Success in the Worlds of Science, Civil Rights, & Girl Power.” The event will…
What an evening with THE NEW YORK TIMES correspondents Michael Wines and Sharon LaFraniere on their first return to Louisville in 19 years! It was exciting for us to see our educational mission come to life by connecting Kentucky students with professionals who walk the paths that they dream of taking someday. Through the generosity…