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LOUISVILLE, KY., (July 19, 2018) – Chris Nation, Vice President of Digital at RunSwitch PR, Kentucky’s largest full-service public relations and public affairs firm, has been selected to the Leadership Louisville Class of 2019 by the Leadership Louisville Center.

Leadership Louisville is the Center’s signature program and provides participants with hands-on experiences and opportunities to build impactful relationships that will help them address our community’s biggest challenges. Since 1979, Leadership Louisville has worked to ensure the community’s most influential and esteemed leaders are knowledgeable about issues, well-networked and passionate about the success of the region.

“It is an honor to be selected to the 40th anniversary class for Leadership Louisville. I am looking forward to learning alongside of Louisville’s most experienced and influential leaders,” said Nation. “As a graduate of past programs, I know that experiences and curriculum the Center provides will help grow my leadership skills and help me impact our community.”

Nation is a graduate of the Leadership Louisville Center’s Ignite Louisville Class of 2016, Focus Louisville Class of 2013 and Leadership Bowling Green Class of 2012. He was awarded the “Hot 10” Award in 2015 by the American Advertising Federation of Louisville, recognized in 2017 by Insider Louisville as one of the “Top 100 Marketing & Advertising Influencers in Louisville,” and is a 2017 recipient of Louisville Business First’s Forty Under 40.

RunSwitch, the largest public relations firms in the region according to Business First of Louisville, is proud to make its headquarters in Louisville, Kentucky. The firm is engaged in numerous public affairs campaigns, public relations efforts, and volunteer and philanthropic opportunities to improve the quality of life in the Commonwealth.

RunSwitch team members who are graduates of Leadership Louisville programs include Scott Jennings (Bingham Fellows), Steve Bryant (Bingham Fellows, Leadership Louisville, Focus Louisville), Gary Gerdemann (Leadership Louisville), Les Fugate (Bingham Fellows, Leadership Louisville, Ignite Louisville, Focus Louisville), Kaylee Carnahan (Ignite Louisville, Focus Louisville) and Katherine Kington North (Ignite Louisville).

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