Longview, TX… The Longview Economic Development Corporation (LEDCO) board of directors unanimously voted to provide a $200,000 performance grant to Colony Cabinets, Inc. for their capital investment of $1.3 million in new building and manufacturing equipment and the creation of 15 new full-time jobs at their facility located at 900 Estes Drive. Colony Cabinets was established in 1982 and has grown to become one of the top casework and fixture companies in the United States. For more information about this growing Longview company please visit www.ccigroup.com.

The LEDCO board also voted unanimously to provide Genesis Recycling Technology, LLC a $45,000 performance grant for their capital investment of $160,000 in additional improvements to their building located at 5702 Bill Harris Road and the creation of 13 new full-time jobs. Genesis is a new company for Longview and they have already spent well over $400,000 preparing for business here. They plan to be operational this fall and will assist companies in recycling their semi-precious and precious metals.

“We are proud to have Colony Cabinets, an exceptional company with a commitment to continuous improvement and superior service, in Longview, and we look forward to working with them on their expansion project”, stated Keith Honey, LEDCO Board President. “The board and staff are equally enthusiastic about helping Genesis Recycling grow and prosper in Longview. This is a great day for Longview and the East Texas region!”

LEDCO is the economic development organization of Longview and since 1999 the organization has financially assisted 47 existing companies and 19 new companies. If a local company is planning to expand or if a business from outside the region wants to locate in Longview, LEDCO’s professional staff is trained to help them. LEDCO partners with over twenty groups in the region to provide high quality, critical information including available land and buildings. LEDCO is bringing new investment and jobs to Longview - for more information visit LongviewUSA.com or call 903-753-7878.

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