$18.7 million investment will create 116 new jobs
Columbia, S.C (STL.News) Gissing North America LLC, a leading manufacturer of acoustic systems for the automotive industry, today announced plans to establish operations in Greenville County. The $18.7 million investment will create 116 new jobs.
Founded in 2016, Gissing North America LLC is an acoustic and sound package solutions provider for the automotive industry. The company designs, develops and manufactures components and solutions to reduce noise, vibration and harshness and improve acoustics for a variety of vehicles.
Located in the Fox Hill Business Park in Fountain Inn, Gissing North America LLC’s new facility will increase the company’s capacity to meet growing demand from automotive manufacturers across the Southeast.
The new facility is expected to be operational by 2022. Individuals interested in joining the Gissing North America LLC team should contact Jessica Roast at (207) 784-1118.
The Coordinating Council for Economic Development has approved job development credits related to this project. Greenville County was also awarded a $100,000 Set-Aside grant to assist with costs related to this project.
“Today’s announcement is another win for the Upstate as well as South Carolina as a whole. We celebrate Gissing North America’s decision to invest $18.7 million and create 116 new jobs in Greenville County.” -Gov. Henry McMaster