Recap: Right to Work Louisville, Kentucky Businesses on the Rise

Louisville, Kentucky’s economy is flourishing as a result of the state’s Right to Work laws. And these businesses are evidence of that. Two businesses that are investing here are GE Appliances and ARGI Financial Group. Both of these incredible companies are expanding their current Louisville facilities. Altogether, they will create 1,245 new jobs for the area. So this is exciting news!

Read on to learn more about each individual investment.

GE Appliances:

GE Appliances is investing $450 million in order to expand in Right to Work Louisville, Kentucky. This will also create 1,000 new jobs!

“GE Appliances continues to bring manufacturing back to the United States, creating jobs and economic growth. […] We want zero distance between us and the millions of families we serve with our products across America. I want to thank Governor Beshear and the entire economic development team for their understanding of the importance of growing and sustaining existing businesses in the commonwealth.” […]

“As GE Appliances grows, Kentucky and our residents stand to benefit. This substantial investment will better position the company for the years ahead and will create quality job opportunities for Kentuckians. […] I want to congratulate the Louisville community on this important investment and thank the leaders at Haier and GE Appliances for their commitment to the commonwealth.” […]

“GE Appliances is a company that you can count on day in and day out. From today’s exciting announcement to its ‘Blue Wave’ of community service, GE Appliances is a national model for its commitment to invest in U.S. advanced manufacturing, for its cutting-edge products and for its impact to the well-being of our community. […] Thank you to GE Appliances for helping Louisville to be a leader in advanced manufacturing and to Kevin Nolan for his superb leadership!”

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ARGI Financial Group:

ARGI Financial Group is investing $2.7 million in order to expand in Right to Work Louisville, Kentucky. This will create 245 new jobs!

“We are honored and grateful the commonwealth supports our efforts in strengthening ARGI’s service to the people of Kentucky. […] These funds will help us to further live our mission of improving lives with every relationship, and that starts with our people in Kentucky.” […]

“I welcome this investment and job creation from ARGI, as yet another company grows their headquarters in Kentucky. […] ARGI has built its business in the commonwealth over the past 25 years, and it is great to see the company continue to create well-paying jobs that will make a difference for Kentucky families. Congratulations to everyone who played a role in making this expansion project possible.” […]

“Offering high-quality, high-wage jobs, ARGI raises the bar for companies in the business services sector. […] We are excited to celebrate this major expansion and continued success here in Louisville where companies enjoy a competitive cost of doing business, high-quality amenities and a growing tech-savvy workforce.”

AREA DEVELOPMENT MAGAZINE


 

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