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November 2016 Successes

Tuesday, November 15, 2016


Elkhart Coach

  • Subsidiary of Forest River Inc. that produces shuttle buses expanding operations
  • Company moving to a new location within Elkhart, IN to double production to meet increasing demand

Kem Krest

  • Supply chain management and provider company expanding with new warehouse
  • 200,000 sq. ft. addition will serve as a logistics center
  • Investing $6.63 million and creating 36 new jobs

La Porte


  • Air compressor parts wholesaler relocating to Michigan City’s Woodruff Business Park from La Porte, IN
  • Investing $450,000 in the move and has purchased a 6,000 sq. ft. building as well as new equipment
  • Company president credits access to the fiber-optic network in the business park as a main reason for the move


Outstanding Tradeshow Exhibit Services Inc.

  • Custom tradeshow booth designer and producer for rental and purchase moving operations from Illinois to North Judson, IN
  • Investing $1.2 million in the move and renovating a 74,000 sq. ft. facility
  • Creating 15 new jobs by 2019


Ventra Angola

  • Subsidiary of Flex-N-Gate Corp. expanding facility due to new contract with General Motors Co.
  • Investing $8.1 million to boost production by 70 percent
  • Creating nearly 90 jobs over the next two years



  • Automotive industry safety parts manufacturer expanding operations in Columbia City, IN
  • Moving into a 70,000 sq. ft. spec building in Rail Connect Business Park
  • Creating 20 new jobs