Ramsey named business leader of the year
December 12th, 2007
University of Louisville President James Ramsey was named Louisville’s Business Leader of the Year at last week’s “Business First” Business of the Year banquet.
Ramsey was cited for his efforts in areas ranging from attracting top researchers and boosting economic development to improving UofL's academic profile and beautifying campus.
He also, among other achievements, was cited for his establishment of the Cardinal Covenant, which enables low-income students to attend college and graduate debt-free, and for the Signature Partnership, in which UofL uses a multidisciplinary approach to improve education, health, social and economic development services in West Louisville.