Governor Haslam, Commissioner Hagerty Announce Yamaha Jet Boat Manufacturing USA, Inc. to Expand Vonore OperationsMonday, December 15, 2014 | 09:01 am
No. 1 Selling Jet Boat Manufacturer to Invest $17.7 Million, Create 150 New Jobs
NASHVILLE – Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam and Economic and Community Development Commissioner Bill Hagerty along with Yamaha Jet Boat Manufacturing USA, Inc. officials announced today the company will expand operations by purchasing an additional building located adjacent to its current production facility in Vonore. Yamaha, the largest manufacturer of 19-foot to 24-foot sport boats in the United States, will invest $17.7 million and create 150 new jobs in Monroe County.