Commercial Council

The Commercial Council is an advocacy group that creates change! 

Chairman: John Hollenbach, Hollenbach Oakley, LLC

Co-Chairman: Jon Seiz, Fortis Group, LLC


The Commercial Council’s mission is to speak with one voice on behalf of the commercial development community addressing the complex issues affecting the development of commercial and industrial property throughout Metro Louisville.


The Commercial Council’s purpose is to identify and isolate those issues that impact the commercial/industrial development process, develop a set of goals, objectives and an action plan to improve each of those.

The Commercial Council will address relevant topics such as: rezoning; the planning and development review process; land development policy; environmental policy; economic development; building codes; education; governmental and political interaction.

Opportunities for Involvement:

Outreach Committee – this committee assists with the planning and execution of events hosted by the Commercial Council. It is also responsible for the membership recruitment and branding.