Steve Beshear and Jerry Abramson worked with Ford Motor Company to save over 5,000 jobs and invest $200 million at the Ford Truck Plant in Louisville.
Wave3.com covered the unveiling of the $200 million renovation that retained thousands of jobs:
While American car companies continue to release bad news Ford is unveiling its $200 million renovation to the Kentucky Truck Plant. It will be producing two new vehicles for this region.
Ford has already invested tens of millions of dollars in the Kentucky truck plant. About 80,000 jobs in the commonwealth depend on the auto industry.
"Ford among all the domestic manufactures has really stepped up in forward thinking," said Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear.
Steve Beshear and Jerry Abramson know how to bring business and government together to create jobs for Kentuckians. Their collective experience is what Kentucky needs to lead us out of the recession.
This is just one of the companies Steve has worked with to create jobs throughout Kentucky. Find more at the top of the website or click on the words below to see the full list: