Archive for December, 2014

Cuba’s Art Scene Awaits a Travel Boom

December 29, 2014

Excerpted from The New York Times article by Victoria Burnett.  HAVANA — Kadir López was working in his studio at his elegant home here when the doorbell rang. It was Will Smith and his wife, Jada Pinkett Smith. “I had no idea they were coming,” said Mr. López, whose work incorporates […]

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Jonathan Blue Can’t Fault University of Louisville for Competing with Private Sector in Real Estate

December 15, 2014

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) — As a University of Louisville trustee, Jonathan Blue understands why the university, through its foundation, has become one of the biggest real estate developers in Louisville. As money from the state government shrinks, U of L has to generate its own funds to make up the […]

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Bourbon, Gambling and Marijuana: Should Kentucky Embrace All Three?

December 12, 2014

Does Louisville need to pattern itself off Nashville? Would medical marijuana and gambling help state revenues? Should the city exploit the bourbon industry further? Those were some of the questions explored by local developers Jonathan Blue, founder and chairman of Blue Equity LLC, and Craig Greenberg, president of of 21c […]

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