Local Companies Add Jobs and Capital

The Business View – December 2016/January 2017 / News You Can Use



Sixteen companies have added employees and/or made significant capital investments since July 2015.


Also, aerospace companies continue to locate at Mobile Aeroplex at Brookley and four locally-based companies registered impressive growth on the Inc. 5000.


The latest companies entering the Mobile market as a result of the Airbus U.S. Manufacturing Center presence include:  Broetje-Automation’s M-Technologie, Panasonic Avionics, Recaro Aircraft Seating Co., Thales, Vartan Product Support and Zodiac Aerospace. Airbus delivered its 10th Mobile-manufactured plane in September.


These headlines were reported at the Mobile Area Chamber’s new and expanding company event for Partners for Growth (PFG) investors. PFG is the Chamber’s economic development program of work to recruit and retain jobs in the Mobile area. The program is funded by the City of Mobile, Mobile County and more than 160 private companies.


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