Kettering Business Park growth brings job numbers back up

Recent growth from companies including Amazon, Alternate Solutions Health Network and Kettering Health Network in the Kettering Business Park “has helped offset a couple thousand jobs lost” from Air Force consolidation, the Dayton Daily News reports. A “planned Amazon ‘last-mile’ distribution center” is expected to bring at least 300 full-time equivalent jobs by the end of 2021, according to the article. Kettering Health Network’s new $10-million operations command center could house another 300 employees when fully operational. Kettering-based Alternate Solutions Health Network purchased a 200,000-square-foot facility that “will allow a projected growth in employment of more than 340 jobs in the next five years.” For more, read the full article.

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