Office of the Governor Rick Perry

Gov. Perry Announces TEF Investment Bringing More Than 390 Jobs to Paris

Thursday, December 20, 2012  •  Paris, Texas

Gov. Rick Perry announced the James Skinner Baking Co. is creating a new bakery production facility in Paris, along with 393 jobs and $25 million in capital investment. The state is providing $1.8 million through the Texas Enterprise Fund (TEF) to close the deal on this job creation. The governor was joined by company President Audie Keaton, Paris Mayor Dr. A.J. Hashmi and State Rep. George Lavender for the announcement.

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