Governor LePage Joins Western Maine Business to Announce Expansion, Creation of 200 Jobs

August 26, 2013

For Immediate Release: Monday, Aug. 26
Contacts: Adrienne Bennett, Press Secretary, (207) 287-2531
Jason Brown, Department of Economic and Community Development, (207) 624-9801

AUGUSTA – Governor Paul R. LePage and Department of Economic and Community Development Commissioner George Gervais will join officials from a large worldwide company, already doing business in western Maine, to announce a major expansion and creation of 200 new jobs.

“I congratulate this company for its continued investment and expansion in western Maine,” said Governor LePage. “The company is a solid, reputable and dynamic part of the Maine economy. Their continued success makes us even more determined to keep improving Maine’s overall competitiveness so we can increase our ability to attract private investment.”

Details of the expansion will be made public on Tuesday, August 27.

Media are encouraged to attend the event.

WHEN: 12:45 p.m., Tuesday, Aug. 27

WHERE: Maine State House, Augusta, Hall of Flags