Indiana governor touts Elkhart manufacturing growth

ELKHART COUNTY, Ill. — Elkhart County was well represented October 5 when the governor announced, as part of a celebration of national Manufacturing Day, that 22 companies planned to expand in Indiana in the coming months, investing $154 million and creating as many as 1,090 jobs, reported The Elkhart Truth.

Four of those companies are located in Elkhart County and account for 300 of those manufacturing jobs, Gov. Eric J. Holcomb said.

“Each day, Hoosiers across the state are developing new solutions and creating crucial products that are shipped to customers across the globe,” Holcomb said. “I’m honored to proclaim today National Manufacturing Day in Indiana, recognizing the 8,500 businesses in all corners of the state, and to join in celebrating 22 manufacturers that are committing to even more growth here, creating new opportunities for Indiana workers and their families.”

Read the full article in The Elkhart Truth.

Ronnie Wendt

Ronnie Wendt

Ronnie Wendt has been a writer/editor for more than 25 years, working in law enforcement, aviation, supply chain and the RV industry. She's not a stranger to RVs, however. She grew up camping, and still camps as many weekends as she can every year. She is the owner of In Good Company Communications and can be reached at

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  • Michael Gardner says:

    But the Indiana Governor has no idea just how much JUNK the RV industry is turning out in his state.

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