A Medical technology firm, Enovate Medical will expand operations at its U.S. headquarters facility located in Murfreesboro, Tennessee, with plans to create 410 new jobs over the next five years.
“The team at Enovate Medical is excited to announce the next step in our journey—the expansion of our operations in Middle Tennessee,” Enovate Medical President/CEO Nick Mendez said. “The expansion will include our corporate headquarters, manufacturing, and R&D facilities located in Murfreesboro. We are extremely grateful for the collaboration, efforts, and support we’ve received from the officials from state of Tennessee, Rutherford County, and the TVA. We look forward to expanding our participation in the vibrant economy here in Middle Tennessee and increasing our presence in one of the nation’s leading health care communities.”
The expansion in Rutherford County represents an investment of $13.1 million by the medical device and technology company and stems from the consolidation of operations at its Canton, Michigan, Facility, Governor Bill Haslam’s Office said. “I want to thank Enovate Medical for investing in our state and creating these high quality jobs for Middle Tennessee,” Haslam said. “The medical device industry is an important and growing part of our state’s strong economy, and today’s announcement supports our goal of becoming the No. 1 location in the Southeast for high quality jobs.”
“Tennessee is globally known as a center for innovative healthcare solutions and research. Our top export commodities around the world are medical equipment and supplies, totaling $3.6 billion in 2013,” Economic and Community Development Commissioner Bill Hagerty said. “I’m pleased Enovate Medical is expanding its presence in Tennessee, taking advantage of our many assets, including our central location, low cost of doing business and high quality workforce.”
TVA Senior Vice President of Economic Development John Bradley said, “We are pleased to partner with the state of Tennessee, the Rutherford County Chamber, Murfreesboro and Rutherford County officials to help Enovate succeed and add hundreds of new jobs in Murfreesboro.”