Cataler moves on expansion

Monday, June 2, 2008

One of Lincoln County’s largest employers, Cataler North America, will move forward with a $16.3 million equipment expansion and tack on 50 jobs in upcoming months, according to a press statement release this week.

“Lincoln County has proved it was an excellent fit for the location of our business. Our goal is to continue to be a good corporate citizen and employer for the area,” Rick Yoshikawa, president of Cataler North America siad in the release.

The announcement comes weeks after the county approved $52,000 in tax incentives for the company over fix years, a program spearheaded by the Lincoln Economic Development Association, a non-profit dedicated to expanding business locally.