Cardella to open center

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

OTTUMWA — Regional Economic Development Investments (REDI) Inc. announced a business assistance award to Thomas L. Cardella, owner of TLC Associates, Inc. of Cedar Rapids.

Cardella will open a new contact center in downtown Ottumwa in early 2017. A release from REDI says the new center will employ 75 people in the first year of operation and increase to 150 employees by year two.

The business will provide product support and customer service to businesses nationwide.

REDI, Inc. is a nonprofit organization operated by Area 15 Regional Planning Commission promoting the growth and development of business in the region. The organization is investing $490,000 into the business to help pay for leasehold improvements ! and equipment for the center.

Funds for this loan were provided through a grant from the Ottumwa Regional Legacy Foundation.

Category: New Business

Ottumwa Economic Development Corporation 217 East Main Street Ottumwa, Iowa  52501
Phone 641-682-3465 Fax 641-682-3466