The Packer: BrightFarms building fifth greenhouse

The Packer: BrightFarms building fifth greenhouse

Catalyst-backed BrightFarms announced its fifth production greenhouse will be built in Abilene, Texas. The company has production facilities in Rochelle, Ill., Bucks County, Pa., and Culpepper County, Va. A Wilmington, Ohio, facility is scheduled to open in July.

Fusion’s UK team expands

Catalyst-backed Fusion Risk Management, Inc. announced the addition of two senior sales executives in the United Kingdom. Derek McGee and Laura Sloan joined Fusion this month as the company expands European operations to meet rapidly growing demand for its solutions.

WeddingWire UK Launches

Catalyst-backed WeddingWire WeddingWire, the global online leader connecting engaged couples with wedding professionals, launched its website in the United Kingdom, WeddingWire.co.uk.

BrightFarms breaks ground on Ohio greenhouse

Catalyst-backed BrightFarms Inc. broke ground in Wilmington on its first greenhouse farm in Ohio. The 120,000 square-foot farm will provide locally grown salad greens and herbs to supermarkets in the Dayton, Cincinnati and Columbus metro areas. The farm will create 30 permanent jobs, reduce the amount of miles food has to travel to consumers and improve the environmental impact of the food supply chain. 

Fusion Risk Management expands in Europe

Fusion Risk Management, Inc., the leading provider of business continuity risk management software and services, has expanded its European presence to keep pace with rapidly growing market demand and to support engagement among its burgeoning community of enterprise customers in Europe.

Xplornet opens new regional office in Cornwall, Ontario

Less than a year ago, Xplornet announced that it would invest at least $40 million in its new Cornwall operations. Cornwall was selected as the preferred location because of its strong local economy and the quality of its workforce. 

Reputation Institute expands

Catalyst-backed Reputation Institute continues to build upon strong global growth and investments with the expansion of locations across the United States and the appointment of Sue Tobias, William Shifflett, Phil Fox and Ivan Rocabado as Vice Presidents and Consulting Directors to lead strategic hubs in Chicago, Atlanta and the West Coast.