Governor Wolf Attends Turn5 Ribbon-Cutting, Celebrates New Job Creation

January 08, 2018

Paoli, PA – Today, Governor Tom Wolf joined state and local leaders for the official ribbon cutting ceremony for Turn5’s new headquarters in Paoli, Chester County. The e-commerce company has committed to creating at least 183 new jobs through the partnership with the commonwealth for the expansion project.

“Our partnership will help Turn5 continue to grow and thrive, while providing good, family sustaining jobs for this entire region,” said Governor Wolf. “This company’s success is proof that when companies invest here in Pennsylvania, they have the support they need to grow and thrive.”

Turn5 is moving from its Malvern location to a more spacious and modern campus in Paoli, Chester County and committed to investing at least $7,906,000 in the expansion project. Additionally, the company will create at least 183 new, full-time jobs over the next three years, and to the retention an additional 301 existing Pennsylvania employees.

“Andrew and I are incredibly thankful to Governor Wolf and the great state of Pennsylvania for their support and incentives to help us build our new home,” said Turn5 CEO Steve Voudouris. “In this space, we will be able provide our team with a collaborative work environment to even better serve the auto enthusiast market and bring more jobs to Chester County.”

Turn5 received a funding proposal from the Governor’s Action Team Department of Community and Economic Development that includes a $200,000 Pennsylvania First Program grant, $45,000 in WednetPA funding for employee training, and $366,000 in Job Creation Tax Credits to be distributed upon the creation of the new jobs.

The project was coordinated by the Governor’s Action Team, an experienced group of economic development professionals who report directly to the governor and work with businesses that are considering locating or expanding in Pennsylvania, in collaboration with the Chester County Economic Development Council.

Turn5 helps people customize, personalize, and build their perfect car, truck or jeep. With three online stores—AmericanMuscle.com, ExtremeTerrain.com and AmericanTrucks.com—the e-commerce company leverages technology to build communities and inspire car enthusiasts.

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