Illinois wire-bending company relocates headquarters to Tampa

Illinois-based Automated Industrial Machinery Inc. is moving its headquarters to Tampa and plans to hire 45 employees. Pictured is its website in 2018. | [Courtesy of Automated Industrial Machinery, 2018]
Illinois-based Automated Industrial Machinery Inc. is moving its headquarters to Tampa and plans to hire 45 employees. Pictured is its website in 2018. | [Courtesy of Automated Industrial Machinery, 2018]
Published September 5 2018
Updated September 5 2018

A wire bending machine supplier is relocating its headquarters to Hillsborough County. Illinois-based Automated Industrial Machinery Inc. plans to hire 45 employees from the area, and is investing $4 million into its 52,900-square-foot location at 14101 McCormick Drive, according to the Tampa Hillsborough Economic Development Corp.

"Besides a much better quality of life, Tampa offers a significantly friendlier business climate than Chicago, and Tampa’s outstanding international airport makes it easy to travel for our clients around the world," Constantine Grapas, president of AIM, said in a release.

Some of the new hires will work for Advanced Orthodontic Solutions Inc., a new company AIM plans on starting. Average salaries will be $58,000. For more information, visit https://www.aimmachines.com/career-openings/.

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