Attendees watched as a hot air balloon was prepared for flight during Commerce Lexington's official launch of the Full Stride initiative, held at Griffin Gate Marriott Resort & Spa, 1800 Newtown Pike, in Lexington, Ky., Wednesday, May 29, 2013. "Full Stride" marks the beginning of a new five-year economic development initiative for Commerce Lexington. As part of the breakfast event, a hot air balloon was launched to signify the launch of the initiative. Photo by Charles Bertram | Staff
Commerce Lexington's officially launched their new Full Stride initiative during a morning breakfast held at the Griffen Gate Marriott Resort & Spa. A hot air balloon was launched to symbolize the launching of the new 5-year economic development initiative.