“As the world’s number one appliance manufacturer, Haier’s strategy has been to establish localized R&D and manufacturing bases that allow the company to support each regions’ specific needs,” said Adrian Micu, president and chief executive officer of Haier America. “Evansville has an established infrastructure and workforce that we believe will allow us to quickly and successfully build out a tech center focused on designing products tailored for the unique experiences of the U.S. consumer.”

Jobs created: 50 high-paying STEM jobs in the fields of science, technology, engineering and math.
Investment: $5 million

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