Granex choose Florida, will add 50 jobs in Hillsborough CountyStaff writer ▼ | April 6, 2016
Granex, a manufacturer of granite and marble slab, chose Tampa to establish its brand new headquarters and first location in the United States.
Expansion Granex already employs 15 Floridians
Granex CEO Raj Emandi said, "We are very excited to launch our first U.S. location in Tampa. We are close to the Port of Tampa Bay which allows us to ships our products all across the world.
"Governor Scott has helped Florida become a great state for businesses like ours to thrive, and we look forward to Granex’s growth in the years to come. Florida and Tampa Bay will be known as one of the best granite and marble manufacturing locations in the world."
The expansion was made possible through partnerships between Hillsborough County, the Tampa Hillsborough Economic Development Corporation and the Tampa Bay Workforce Alliance. ■