February 06, 2017|City Government|Press Release

Somerset-Pulaski County Chamber of Commerce Selects Buxton as Analytics Partner for Economic Development

FORT WORTH, TEXAS (February 6, 2017) – The Somerset-Pulaski County Chamber of Commerce in Kentucky recently named Buxton its analytics partner for economic development initiatives. The insights will be used recruit new retailers, assist existing businesses and encourage local entrepreneurship.

“Fostering a vibrant local economy is a high priority for our community,” said Bobby Clue, executive director of the Somerset-Pulaski County Chamber of Commerce. “Buxton’s analytics will be used to help our local business owners identify growth opportunities and to present a convincing case to potential new businesses.”    

“Strong economic development programs focus not only on recruitment, but also on retention,” said Dennis Maher, director of sales at Buxton. “Somerset-Pulaski County is taking a proactive approach to both growing and maintaining its retail base. We are excited to begin working with them on these initiatives.”

By becoming a Buxton client, Somerset-Pulaski County will have access to SCOUT®, Buxton’s proprietary web-based real estate platform, giving local leaders data and information at their fingertips to analyze the area.

Buxton has worked with more than 750 communities across the country to integrate data into economic development strategies. Client cities include Covington, KY; Sevierville, TN; Obetz, OH and many others. 

About Somerset and Pulaski County, Kentucky

The City of Somerset is located in Pulaski County, KY, which has an estimated population of 63,000. With outstanding educational facilities, a magnificent year-round climate, easy access to scenic Lake Cumberland, exceptional healthcare services, and some of the lowest housing and utility rates in the nation, Somerset offers outstanding opportunities to residents, visitors, and businesses.

To learn more, visit somersetpulaskichamber.com.

About Buxton

Buxton is the industry leader in customer analytics. Our analytics reveal who your customers are, where more potential customers are located and the value of each customer. More than 3,500 clients in the retail, restaurant, healthcare, private equity and public sectors have relied on our insights to guide their growth strategies.

For more information, visit www.buxtonco.com

Media Contacts

Katie Russell
Buxton
(817) 332-3681
krussell@buxtonco.com

Bobby Clue
Somerset-Pulaski County Chamber of Commerce
(606) 679-7323
bobby.clue@somersetpulaskichamber.com