“Wright Metals investment shows that new companies want to continue to come to Floyd County,” said Floyd County Commission Chairman Irwin Bagwell. “This also shows the importance of marketing our available buildings to potential job creators”
"It's great to see a company like Wright Metal Products choose our community for their investment," said Mark Eubanks, Chairman of the Development Authority of Floyd County, SilverLeaf Insurance Agency. "This investment will bring 50 new jobs, that's tremendous."
Wright Metals is a leader in Steel Packaging Solutions for finished goods products in the Lawn & Garden and Power Sports Industries. They have additional expertise and capabilities in contract manufacturing for machining and precision fabrication.
“We have seen several of our existing manufacturers expand during the last few months and it is good to see new companies investing in Rome and Floyd County,” said Rome Mayor Jamie Doss. “2014 is looking to be a good year.”
“Consistent with our metal fabrication and internal powder coating capabilities, we now offer a complete line of Material Handling Carts,” said Edwards. “Wright Metal Products has strengthened its strategic resources to develop a World Class Culture dedicated to superior customer service.”
“We are very proud to have Wright Metal Products as a new citizen and Business Leader in our community. Also we are very proud of the work Heather Seckman, Ken Wright and others: Floyd County, City of Rome, Rome-Floyd County Development Authority did to secure the deal,” said Greater Rome Chamber Chairman Anne Kaiser.
A special thank you goes to Georgia Power Company, Floyd County, the City of Rome, the Rome-Floyd County Development Authority, the Development Authority of Floyd County and the Greater Rome Chamber of Commerce.
The Greater Rome Chamber of Commerce is a non-profit organization established in 1910 working to promote prosperity in Rome and Floyd County for and through its business membership.