Posted by: Carly Schroer
Ceiling fan manufacturer to invest $1.4 million, create 41 new jobs
NASHVILLE— Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development Commissioner Randy Boyd along with Hunter Industrial officials announced today the company will locate new operations in Nashville.
Hunter Industrial, a division of the Hunter Fan Company, will locate its business headquarters and production center to a 30,000 square foot facility located at 2434 Atrium Way in Nashville. The company will invest $1.4 million on the new operations and create 41 new jobs in Davidson County.
“There are over 11 small electric appliance manufacturers located in Tennessee and it is great news that one of the most well-known ceiling fan manufacturers, Hunter Industrial, will be adding to this growing sector,” Boyd said. “I want to thank Hunter Industrial for choosing to locate its business headquarters and production center in our state and for strengthening Team Tennessee.”
Hunter Industrial is known around the world for its high quality fans. Now, the company has reinvented the High Volume Low Speed (HVLS) fan for commercial and industrial applications. The debut product from Hunter Industrial is the Titan Industrial Fan which has been installed in many industrial buildings throughout Nashville, including Yazoo Brewery and the Second Harvest Food Bank.
Those interested in applying for an available position with Hunter Industrial can visit www.hunterfan.com/Company/Careers.
Nashville and Davidson County are represented by Speaker Beth Harwell (R – Nashville), Rep. Bo Mitchell (D – Nashville), Rep. Bill Beck (D – Nashville), Rep. Mike Stewart (D – Nashville), Rep. Jason Powell (D – Nashville), Rep. Brenda Gilmore (D – Nashville), Rep. John Ray Clemmons (D – Nashville), Rep. Harold Love (D – Nashville), Rep. Sherry Jones (D – Nashville), Rep. Darren Jernigan (D – Nashville), Sen. Steve Dickerson (R – Nashville), Sen. Ferrell Haile (R – Nashville), Sen. Thelma Harper (D – Nashville) and Sen. Jeff Yarbro (D – Nashville) in the Tennessee General Assembly.
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