Rockleigh, New Jersey-based Crestron Electronics announced April 10 it will expand with a new campus in Plano, occupying 56,000-square feet in the Legacy Tower.
Slated for completion in July 2016, the campus with bring hundreds of new job opportunities to Plano to attract talent in areas such as R&D, customer support, engineering, manufacturing and IT support.
Crestron is one of the world’s leading innovators in building and home automation technology.
“We are dedicated to going above and beyond to meet the needs of our rapidly growing customer base,” said Randy Klein, Crestron CEO. “This expansion will help us address the increased demand for our solutions and better serve our customers and partners in the region.”
Expanding within the Texas market is logical, according to Steve Rosa, vice president of human resources at Crestron. “We are utilizing Plano’s reputation for having both excellent technical resources and being consistently rated one of the best places to work. As big as we’ve gotten, with more than 90 locations in more than 35 countries, Crestron still feels to me like that small company that cares. We involve every employee in our success and we have a real sense of pride in our products.”
The new Crestron campus, located in the Legacy Tower and leased by CBRE, is being developed by the Trammell Crow Company and Principal Financial Group.