May 9, 2014 - 8:00am
GE forges stronger bond with UofL/Speed School
GE brings good things to Louisville academia.
The University of Louisville’s J.B. Speed School of Engineering (formerly known as the J.B.
July 17, 2012 - 2:00pm
Winston Shelton: The Colonel's Corporal
Forty- three years ago, GI-turned-GE engineer Winston Shelton designed the machines that continue to fry KFC's chicken. Today, at 90, he's still innovating for the food-service industry.
This article appeared in the July 2012 issue of Louisville Magazine. To subscribe, please visit’s likely the order-taker at the Dairy Queen on Bluegrass Parkway doesn’t know that the gentlemanly senior chatting her up is the inventor of some of the most influential cooking...
March 13, 2012 - 5:37pm
230 new jobs at Appliance Park
After reviewing the initial applications, the company will contact the applicants considered most qualified for further testing and interviews. Starting pay for the new positions will be $13.03 an hour plus benefits, including healthcare and retirement savings.
General Electric Appliances has announced the opening of 230 new manufacturing positions at Louisville’s Appliance Park, and will take applications online from 6:30 a.m. Wednesday, March 14 through 4:00 p.m. Friday, March 16, or until it has gathered 10,000 new applications.  Applicants...
June 30, 2011 - 8:59am
Local news for June 30, 2011
"Union workers at General Electric, including Appliance Park in Louisville, have ratified a new four-year contract that provides each with a $5,000 bonus but increases upfront medical costs. The deal, which the IUE/CWE International announced late Wednesday evening, was backed by 70 percent of...
June 28, 2011 - 7:00am
Local news for June 28, 2011
"Failing to privatize Louisville Metro Animal Services, Mayor Greg Fischer announced Monday the city has rejected a proposal by a non-profit group [No Kill Louisville] to take over the agency.