SolarMax Technology moves headquarters to Riverside, California
Tuesday, Aug 21, 2012
SolarMax Technology Inc. is moving its corporate headquarters from the City of Industry to the Emerald City of Riverside! SolarMax Tech. is set to occupy a 165,000 square-foot office and warehouse building at 3080 12th Street in Riverside. The move will bring and create directly and indirectly 1,600 jobs.
“We were looking at our expansion plans and realized that going to Riverside made sense because not only is it sunny most of the year, but the city is focused on green technology and development and the area is growing.
“It was the next step in our growth,” said David Hsu, SolarMax Technology CEO. “We were looking at our expansion plans and realized that going to Riverside made sense because not only is it sunny most of the year, but the city is focused on green technology and development and the area is growing.”
The historic building is being renovated and is set to have a solar rooftop. SolarMax Technology plans to make the new building a hub for green technology products and services.
“We will also be looking for renewable technology partners specializing in geo thermal, LED lighting, wind, and water treatment,” Hsu added. “We will create a one stop solution for all green related technology, and truly develop Riverside as a Green City.”
“Today, homeowners can easily install solar panels because of the rebates, tax credits, and easy financing available to them, in Riverside County there is also a government sponsored program making solar very affordable,” said Guillermo Santomauro, SolarMax Tech. Sales Director.
The new location will house Solar Max Tech.’s full sales and office staff, its finance department, and distribution workers. Installation crews will also work out of the new headquarters. SolarMax Technology is moving from the City of Industry. Despite the move, the company plans to open more offices across Southern California and keep staff in its City of Industry location.
Source: Business Wire