Episode 37: Jeff Hook, Kentucky Innovation Network

Jeff HookJeff Hook is the Director of the WKU Center for Research and Development and the Director of Operations for the Bowling Green Office of the Kentucky Innovation Network. The network, which launched in 2001, works to create a network of business leaders and mentors that encourage relationships, grow companies new and existing, and create jobs. It has raised over $785 million in funding for companies, supported 6,500 Kentucky jobs, and worked with 1,300 companies.

In this episode of the Innovation Update, Jeff talks with Josh about his work to create new jobs in Kentucky, as well as Buck$ for Bright Ideas and IdeaFestival, two projects the Kentucky Innovation Network supports.

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