Northern Kentucky Tri-ED http://wvxu.org en Northern Kentucky shows strong 2012 job numbers http://wvxu.org/post/northern-kentucky-shows-strong-2012-job-numbers <p></p><p>Northern Kentucky is posting strong jobs numbers for 2012. The Tri-County Economic Development Corporation reports 24 companies announced new locations or expansion projects last year, creating nearly 3,774 jobs.</p><p>Boone County Judge Executive and Tri-Ed Chairman Gary Moore says that's pretty good given the economic situation.</p><p>"This is the fourth highest as far as job creation... in our 25 year history," he says. "It's the seventh highest in capital investment. All of these are great signs that Northern Kentucky is positioned well for future growth and recovery."</p> Thu, 21 Mar 2013 15:27:36 +0000 Tana Weingartner 10575 at http://wvxu.org Northern Kentucky shows strong 2012 job numbers L’Oréal to double size of Florence manufacturing plant http://wvxu.org/post/l-or-al-double-size-florence-manufacturing-plant <p align="left">Kentucky's Governor&nbsp;was in Florence&nbsp;Thursday morning&nbsp;for what&nbsp;Northern Kentucky Tri-ED called a major economic announcement.&nbsp; Gov. Steve Beshear announced an expansion of the&nbsp; L'Oreal manufacturing plant .</p><p align="left">This summer it was reported that L'Oreal would invest 42 million dollars at the New Buffington Road facility, nearly doubling the size of the plant and creating 200 jobs. The expansion hinged on tax incentives from Kentucky.</p> Wed, 14 Nov 2012 21:04:22 +0000 Ann Thompson 6106 at http://wvxu.org L’Oréal to double size of Florence manufacturing plant 600 new jobs coming to Boone County http://wvxu.org/post/600-new-jobs-coming-boone-county <p><a href="http://www.iherb.com/">iHerb</a>, an online provider of natural products and food supplements, has announced it will establish a regional e-commerce headquarters in Northern Kentucky. The company is based in California and plans to build a new state-of-the-art e-commerce center at IDI's Park West industrial park in Hebron.</p> Fri, 21 Sep 2012 19:30:44 +0000 Ann Thompson 4250 at http://wvxu.org 600 new jobs coming to Boone County