Trinity Packaging to expand in Rocky Mount
- August 17, 2010
Trinity Packaging Corp. will expand its operations in Rocky Mount, creating 25 jobs and saving 75.
Virginia competed against North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Utah and Wisconsin for the project.
“Our people are our greatest asset, and the work ethic of people in the Rocky Mount area is outstanding,” Dan Mills Trinity vice president of operations, said in a statement. “We were very pleased with the responsiveness of officials from Franklin County, the Town of Rocky Mount, the Roanoke Regional Partnership and the Commonwealth of Virginia as they worked to help us make the expansion happen here.”
Gov. Bob McDonnell has approved using $100,000 from the Governor’s Opportunity Fund and $100,000 in Tobacco Region Opportunity Funds. The company is also eligible for rail access funding from the Virginia Department of Rail and Public Transportation.