SIZED FOR SUCCESS
Evansville is the retail, medical, entertainment and transportation hub for a tri-state area – serving over 300,000 in southwest Indiana, northwest Kentucky and southeast Illinois. Just big enough to provide abundant opportunities for prosperity – and just small enough to stand out and make a tangible impact; Evansville is sized for success.
TOP 10 PLACE FOR BUSINESS
Coming it at #5, Business Review USA named Evansville, Indiana as one of the top 10 places to do business; stating, “Evansville's Midwest location, cost of living, tax climate, and strong working relationships between economic development and government partners are just a few reasons that make Evansville an excellent location for business.”
We have a strong manufacturing heritage and a history of supplying a workforce to meet diverse advanced manufacturing industries including plastics, pharmaceutical and automotive.
|MAJOR EMPLOYERS | EVANSVILLE, INDIANA|
|Company||Industry||# of Employees|
|Deaconess Hospital||Medical services||6,500|
|University of Southern Indiana||Education||3,680|
|Evansville Vanderburgh School Corporation||Education||3,400|
|St. Vincent Evansville||Medical services||3,200|
|Berry Global (HQ)||Injection-molded plastics||2,550|
|T.J. Maxx||Distribution center||1,600|
|Koch Enterprises, Inc.(HQ)||Industrial and auto parts manufacturing||1,409|
|Vectren Corporation (HQ)||Utility - gas and electric||1,200|
|OneMain Financial||Financial services||1,151|
|Old National Bankcorp (HQ)||Banking and financial services||1,022|
|Tropicana Evansville||Gaming and entertainment||860|
|RB | Mead Johnson||Pediatric Nutrition||795|
|Guardian Automotive Trim||Automotive injection-molding||650|
|Ivy Tech Community College||Education||575|
|University of Evansville||Education||555|
|AmeriQual Group LLC (HQ)||Meals ready-to-eat||550|
|Pittsburgh Glass Works (PGW)||Automotive glass||515|
|SRG Global||Color and Chrome Plastics Manufacturing||500|
|Mulzer Crushed Stone||Sand, gravel, and crushed stone||465|
|Flanders Inc.||Motor manufacturing and repair||436|
|Atlas World Group (HQ)||Corporate and household movers||400|
|Escalade Sports Inc. (HQ)||Sporting goods-wholesale||400|
|Red Spot Paint and Varnish (HQ)||Coatings for automotive plastics||390|
|Shoe Carnival (HQ) + Dist.||Shoes - retail - distribution||350|
|Anchor Industries (HQ)||Tents, canopies, and canvas accessories||300|
|Fifth Third Bank||Banking and financial services||296|
|Wabash Plastics, Inc.||Injection molded components||234|
|SS&C Technologies||Financial Services / hedge funds||220|
|DSM Engineering Plastics||Reinforced plastics compounds||140|
Source: Growth Alliance Staff (Fall 2017), Updating now! (May-June 2018)
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Berry Global Group, Inc. (NYSE: BERY), a leading global manufacturer and marketer of innovative engineered materials, nonwoven specialty materials and consumer packaging is ranked at number 413, with $6.5 billion in revenues in fiscal 2016. The Company is the 6th largest Indiana headquartered company in Fortune Magazine’s ranking. Meet Berry Global >
Old National Bancorp (NASDAQ: ONB), the holding company of Old National Bank, is the largest financial services holding company headquartered in Indiana. With $17.5 billion in assets, it ranks among the top 100 banking companies in the U.S. Since its founding in Evansville in 1834, Old National Bank has focused on community banking by building long-term, highly valued partnerships with clients. More about Old National Bank >
Haier America chose Evansville, IN for their first U.S. Technology and Design Center of Excellence in 2014. (press release)
Polyram, a global producer of raw materials for the plastics industry, chose Evansville, IN for their first U.S. production facility (press release).
TaylorMade Golf Locates North American Distribution Center in Evansville, Indiana. (press release)
Mead Johnson Nutrition has been located in Evansville for over 100 years! (press release)
eLuxurySupply: Indiana's fastest growing company and 3rd fastest growing retail company in America.
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