PALM COAST, Fla. -- Gov. Rick Scott announced Tuesdat that an engineering company could be creating hundreds of high-tech jobs in the region.
Aveo Engineering is expected to build a manufacturing facility that will create some 300 jobs and result in a $7.5 million capital investment in Flagler County.
Aveo is a producer of high-technology electronics and LED lighting for aviation, marine, mining, and industrial industries.
"Aveo Engineering's decision to expand in Flagler County and create 300 jobs is great news for Florida families. Aveo Engineering considered other locations like Texas and Malaysia, but they liked what Florida had to offer," Governor Scott said.
The Flagler County company says they plan to hire approximately 300 people over the next three years.