› Bluegrass Brides, an online wedding vendor directory for Lexington brides, has officially launched. Bluegrass Brides features more than 400 wedding vendors in 15 categories serving the Central Kentucky area.
Kelsey Rahenkamp, co-owner of Bluegrass Brides, said, “In establishing Bluegrass Brides, we hope to make it easier for brides planning weddings in this region.” Find out more at Bluegrassbrides.com .
› Galls, North America’s leading distributor of uniforms and equipment to the public safety market, has acquired Best Uniforms, a regional distributor of similar products to public safety and transit personnel. Best Uniforms is headquartered in Wilmington, N.C. Learn more at Galls.com .
› Hitcents, a cross-platform mobile app and game studio, has acquired Moonshark, a mobile entertainment publisher, co-founded by Creative Artists.
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Launched in 2012, Moonshark funds, produces, markets and publishes mobile entertainment properties developed in partnership with high-profile talent and leading app developers. The company has worked with Jennifer Lopez, John Woo, author Neil Gaiman, Stanley Cup winner Patrick Kane, and comic book icon Stan Lee, among others.
Hitcents will provide Moonshark with an in-house development team, in addition to support for its current products and customers, further strengthening its position as a leading entertainment mobile app publisher.
Hitcents’ headquarters are in Bowling Green, with offices in Los Angeles, San Francisco and Shanghai. Solutions include web design and mobile app and game development.
› Kentucky American Water has acquired the water and wastewater assets of the City of Millersburg in Bourbon County. The transaction adds about 500 water customers and 300 wastewater customers to the Kentucky American Water system, as well as two wholesale customers, Harrison County Water Association and Nicholas County Water District. The acquisition of the systems for $520,000 expands the company’s total service area to portions of 11 Kentucky counties.
› Sarah Faulkner has formed Faulkner Strategic Consulting, which provides insight-driven innovation and brand building services for consumer goods and services companies. Faulkner has 14 years of experience with the Procter and Gamble Co. across consumer insights, market research, innovation and brand strategy. For more information, call Faulkner at (859) 955-0204, email sarah@faulkner strategicconsulting.com , or go to Faulknerstrategicconsulting.com .
› TapSnap, a twist on the classic photo booth, has arrived in Lexington. Billy Wedgeworth is TapSnap’s local franchisee. TapSnap’s open-air photo booth is available for fairs, festivals, corporate events, weddings, birthday parties and more. It offers a variety of personalized digital art and corporate branding, making each event a one-of-a-kind experience. To learn more, call TapSnap in Lexington at (859) 447-5858, email billyw@ tapsnap.net or go to Tapsnap.net / contact-info.