Top 20 Economic Development Company in the US.

Cost-Friendly Commercial Real Estate.


Fastest Growing Region in KY


Best City for College Graduates


Air Cargo Hubs at CVG


Fortune 500 Companies in Region

Thriving Industry Sector Headquarters

Northern Kentucky, a key part of the Cincinnati region, is where movers come to stay. We live where the South meets the Midwest, embracing our differences and powering invention through our shared history, hustle, and heart.

Our region offers a competitive business climate, infrastructure, and deep talent pools to support vital and thriving industry sectors and subsectors. We have the #1 cost-friendly business location among large US cities, a top 20 Economic Development company in the US, and our access to commercial real estate is second-to-none as the #1 location for population served within one day’s drive.


Northern Kentucky is home to hundreds of advanced manufacturers in various industries with thousands of products made in NKY.


The region has a strong record of firsts in medical research and healthcare and is home to many medical manufacturers and distributors.


Northern Kentucky’s IT sector is strong and fast-growing, with educational institutions delivering a sustained pipeline of digital and IT talent.

Supply Chain Management

The Supply Chain Management sector in Northern Kentucky is thriving with efficiency in this region rich with logistics and transportation resources.

Who We Are & What We Do

BE NKY Growth Partnership, the economic development company for Northern Kentucky, provides businesses with the expertise they need to build opportunity in Boone, Kenton, and Campbell Counties.

We market and promote Northern Kentucky on a national and international basis with desirable commercial real estate for new or expanding businesses, and we assist existing local companies to expand operations and grow their customer base.

“We appreciate BE NKY’s ongoing support as we grow in Northern Kentucky. The team has supported Atlas Air at every step. With our growing global operations center now open in Erlanger, we look forward to welcoming even more great employees from the community to join our talented team.”

John W. Dietrich, President and Chief Executive Officer,
Atlas Air World

Live. Work. Play.

Northern Kentucky is a vital part of the 15-county Greater Cincinnati region, a thriving metro area with professional sports teams; significant arts and cultural institutions; prominent public and private universities; a modern streetcar line; and nationally recognized restaurant, craft beer, and live music scenes. We also celebrate our identity around supportive communities, historic neighborhoods, and Kentucky’s famous bourbon and horse culture.

We’re a one-day drive from 54% of the U.S. population, the nexus where three interstate highways meet, including I-75 linking Michigan to Florida. We’re home to the Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport (CVG), which offers 50+ nonstop destinations and is home to DHL’s North America super-hub and the Amazon Air cargo hub. The region also boasts six Fortune 500 companies’ headquarters.

We connect the Midwest and Southeast and we welcome everyone.



Marydale Business Park

Marydale Business Park
Marydale Road
Florence, KY 41042

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