“We wanted a location where our current staff would be able to follow us and where we could pull new team members from a diverse and well educated pool.
The support we have been getting from Pasco County, the State of Florida, and Duke Energy has been outstanding," Viggo Nielsen, General Manager of Mettler Toledo Safeline.
"Never had I experienced such a willing response
to help me complete a project, as I have from Pasco County, Florida.
I feel that if every inspection and permitting agency from the surrounding counties would perform in the way this agency has, life would be much easier in the construction industry.
On behalf of Rairigh Construction Management, Inc., I would like to personally express our gratitude and immense appreciation for the help that each of you have provided," Raymond L. Rairigh, Sr., President
"The decision to locate in Pasco was made after working closely with Pasco County and Pasco EDC to determine the
availability of the local workforce
to fully staff the new assembly plant. Throughout the process, representatives of Leggett & Platt stressed their desire to hire from the
local labor force
suppliers within 100 miles
of the facility," according to Michael Altman, Director of Labor Relations for
“The reason we chose Pasco, and frankly Odessa: I travel a lot internationally and the airport here is great! People can get to us and we can get to them. The area is attractive: the roads are good, people like the environment,most of the time it’s summer, they have a good time.
"We have not had any issues recruiting for high technology positions here because the area is attractive and has a lot to offer.
Furthermore, our relationship with Pasco County is an absolutely incredibly powerful conduit for us, as a small company, into many other avenues and channels, in the state, in the country, and world wide," Tim Tangredi, CEO Dais Analytic