Hot Coffee: Best tech startups in Lou, KY’s economic priorities, LHCC launches Healthcare Innovation Engine

Best tech startups in Louisville

At the beginning of every year, The Tech Tribune lists the best tech startups in cities around the country. This year the list for Louisville includes companies that focus on healthcare, education, etc. You can see the entire list here.

Louisville launches Healthcare Innovation Engine

The Louisville Healthcare CEO Council, comprised of 12 major healthcare companies, all headquartered in Louisville is debuting its Healthcare Innovation Engine. Its purpose will be to address gaps in healthcare and innovate ideas that will strengthen Louisville’s healthcare ecosystem.

Six priorities for KY
At a recent Venture Connector’s meeting, Tony Ellis, executive director of KY Innovation with the Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development, outlined Kentucky’s six key priorities for 2021 through 2022.

National crowdsourcing platform comes to Louisville

Reunion, the nonprofit arm of social impact firm Generation Titans, comes here thanks to Louisville native and NBA star Allan Houston. Reunion is going to help get early stage capital in the hands of Black founders in Louisville.

VoicePad acquired

VoicePad, a Louisville company that specializes in creating organic lead-generation solutions for the real estate industry has been acquired by Elm Street Technology.