Pinnacle to hire 300


Boy the governor of Utah must love these summer-model companies. Actually, I know he does, ’cause I interviewed him at the opening of the APX headquarters last December. Click here to see the brief interview. I only had a few minutes to talk to Gov. Gary Herbert, but he was effusive, of course, about the how clean and green, and job-generating companies like APX positively affect the business landscape of Utah.

I’m sure Gov. Herbert (and his press staff) were happy with this recent news from APX rival summer-model company Pinnacle Security. They’ve expanded their call center in Lindon, Utah, and are creating 300 new jobs at the same time.

Here’s a new story from a local Utah newspaper about the deal.