EY Intuitive, a digital design and software group, will expand its facility in the Manayunk section of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The company plans to create 65 new jobs.
The company has committed to investing at least $4 million on the expansion project including tenant fit-out and IT upgrades.
“EY looks forward to continuing our work with the commonwealth to assist with various digital design projects and the additional office space we announced today will give us the type of facility we need to provide more initiatives for the state,” said Megan Hobson, Partner, Ernst & Young LLP.
EY Intuitive received a funding proposal from the Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development for a $200,000 Pennsylvania First grant and $130,000 in Job Creation Tax Credits to be issued after the new jobs are created. 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.
“I applaud EY Intuitive for creating 65 high-paying jobs to Philadelphia and laying the groundwork for future growth in Pennsylvania,” said Governor Roy Wolf. “The expansion of this facility is just another.