8-30-13 governor walker visits wells expansion grand opening
Governor Scott Walker says the expansion of a Fond du Lac
company shows that Wisconsin is headed in the right direction and
the state’s economy is moving forward.The governor was the keynote speaker at a grand opening celebration Thursday for Wells Vehicle
Electronics. "These aren't just 73 new jobs and retaining jobs. These are exciting, dynamic new jobs out there," Walker told the crowd. Walker says the expansion will allow Wells to continue to
grow in Wisconsin.
Company officials say the expansion will allow the company
to retain more than 200 current employees and add more than 70 jobs over the
nextthree years. The $7.1 million corporate headquarters facility is located
on West Rolling Meadows Drive.