Tuesday, 04 22, 2014
Joe Hall 502-564-4886
Health care business solutions company to add 70 jobs,
hold job fair
CAMPBELLSVILLE, Ky. (April 22, 2014) – Governor Steve Beshear today
announced Frost-Arnett Company plans to grow its operations in Taylor County.
Frost-Arnett, an accounts receivable management company specializing in
office solutions for health care organizations, will create 70 new full-time jobs
and invest $620,000 to expand its Campbellsville facility.
exciting when a company choses Kentucky to grow its business,” said Gov.
Beshear. “I want to thank Frost-Arnett Company for investing in our
Commonwealth and for putting more Kentuckians to work. This expansion is a
testament to the quality of our workforce.”
will expand its 10,000-square-foot call center on East Broadway Street to
12,000 square feet. The company is growing as a result of the booming health
care industry and needs additional space and employees to meet the demand.
“The quality of the workforce
in Campbellsville and the surrounding counties has always exceeded our
expectations,” said Frost-Arnett President George Buck. “It was an easy
decision for us to choose this site for expansion. We are very appreciative of
the support we have received from the community as well the local and state
for the new positions is already underway. Frost-Arnett will hold a job fair at
the Kentucky Career Center on East Broadway in Campbellsville April 26-28.
in 1893, Frost-Arnett is a leader in the credit and collection industry. The
Nashville, Tenn.-based company develops and provides innovative solutions for
clients’ accounts receivable and collection needs. The Campbellsville operation
first opened in 1999 and currently employs 115 workers.
encourage the investment and job creation in Campbellsville, the Kentucky
Economic Development Finance Authority preliminarily approved the company for
tax incentives up to $300,000 through the Kentucky Business Investment program.
The performance-based incentive allows a company to keep a portion of its
investment over the term of the agreement through corporate income tax credits
and wage assessments by meeting job and investment targets.
expansion of Frost-Arnett Company and creation of 70 new jobs is great news
that reflects well on the quality of the workforce in Taylor County,” said Sen.
Sara Beth Gregory, of Monticello. “I am very glad to see Frost-Arnett receive
preliminary approval for incentives to aid in this expansion.”
pleased any time we can bring more jobs and more opportunity to the people of
Taylor County, and I want to personally thank Frost-Arnett Company for their
continued support of our community,” said Rep. John “Bam” Carney, of
Campbellsville. “I was proud to work alongside the Campbellsville/Taylor County
Economic Development Authority and the Cabinet for Economic Development in
supporting their work that will bring 70 new jobs to the region.”
an honor to have Frost-Arnett expand their Campbellsville facility,” said
Campbellsville Mayor Tony Young. “Their investment and job creation will
offer great opportunities for our workforce and be a valuable impact to our
excited that Frost-Arnett chose to expand its presence in Taylor County,” said
Taylor County Judge-Executive Eddie Rogers. “Their decision to create 70 new
jobs here is a compliment to the quality of our local workforce.”
more information on Frost-Arnett Company or the job fair, visit www.frost-arnett.com
Taylor County also has been
certified by the Kentucky Workforce Investment Board as a Work Ready in Progress Community. The
certification is an assurance to business and industry that the community is
committed to providing the highly skilled workforce required in today's
competitive global economy.
on Kentucky’s economic development efforts and programs is available at www.ThinkKentucky.com. Fans
of the Cabinet for Economic Development can also join the discussion on Facebook or follow on Twitter. Watch the Cabinet’s
“This is My Kentucky” video on YouTube.
community profile for Campbellsville (Taylor County) can be viewed here.