It may be the week before Derby, but it’s never too early to talk about what’s coming up. We called on one of the Jeffersontown Chamber’s long-time friends to tell us about his Derby Festival. Michael Sadofsky is not just the Chief Marketing Officer at Republic Bank, but also a member of the Kentucky Derby Festival board. And his company sponsors the Republic Bank Pegasus Parade, so as you can imagine he’s a busy man right now.
Steve Linebaugh and several friends decided to throw a Derby party a couple of decades ago, and their Thursday night tradition lives on at Woodhaven Country Club in the form of the Oaks Eve Bash. Listen as Steve talks about the history of the party of how all the money raised goes to Kosair Charities.
The Mayor talks about the new Angel program — a new initiative to fight the heroin epidemic. Plus, there’s a Business Blast at The Goat and the Chamber’s day at the Downs to talk