Economic development in right to work states

How Many Jobs is Invitae Corp Creating?


Invitae Corporation is a biopharmaceutical company that focuses on things such as medical genetics. Now, they are planning on adding a new location in Right to Work Wake County, North Carolina. Their recent expansion will cover the addition of 250,000 square feet as well as an increase in production and research. In addition, the new location will create 350 new jobs. So this is good news for the economy!

From Area Development Magazine:

“As we continue to expand to support our rapid growth worldwide, we were eager to identify a location on the East Coast that would improve our ability to serve our customers, improve our operational leverage, and build a talented team with connections to a vibrant life sciences community. We have found the ideal location in North Carolina. […] Our mission is to make genetic information affordable and accessible for billions of people. Our new location near the Research Triangle Park will help us bring that mission to reality.” […]

“Biotechnology companies continue to choose North Carolina as a trusted and reliable location to grow their companies. […] From specialized workforce training programs to a world-class research infrastructure, companies like Invitae appreciate the advantages our state delivers.” […]

“North Carolina made a commitment many years ago to build a vibrant life science industry in our state. […] Today, we’re seeing that vision and early hard work pay off as companies like Invitae bring new jobs and new investment to our state.”


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