|Pasco County, Florida — Retail Process Engineering, LLC (RPE), an information technology consulting firm serving retail clients worldwide, has purchased an office building at 20537 Amberfield Drive in the Offices of Devonwood in Land O’ Lakes. The company is expanding and bringing a total of 16 new jobs to Pasco County with an average wage of $105,000, over three times the Pasco County average annual wage.
“We recently renovated our office space to better serve our worldwide clients with the consulting and technical support they have come to expect from RPE,” said Cliff Epstein, president of RPE. “Shorter commute times for our corporate office staff and Pasco’s aggressive local incentives were two major reasons we chose to expand in Pasco County.”
Since 1999, RPE has been specializing in strategic, functional and technical consulting to deliver innovative retail merchandising and supply chain solutions including business process improvement, package selection, strategic IT planning and systems implementation. Areas of expertise include most leading software solutions and IBM and Toshiba hardware. RPE also provides cloud computing services including hosting, Software-as-a-Service and managed services.
“We’re thrilled about RPE’s decision to expand and bring high-wage jobs to Pasco County,” said John Hagen, Pasco EDC president/CEO. “Technology companies can operate from anywhere in the world, but thanks to Pasco’s strong sense of community and aggressive local incentives, they are choosing to do business in Pasco County.”
Pasco EDC is a non-profit organization that promotes economic development in Pasco County, Florida. Pasco EDC continues to be a strong partnership funded by corporate and public investors focused on the economic vitality of Pasco County.