Published in: Akron.com
January 9, 2020
GREEN — Surgere Inc., located at 5399 Lauby Road, Suite 200, is expanding its operations.
According to company officials, Surgere was founded in 2004 and specializes in using sensor-based science to solve visibility throughout the supply chain. The company’s patented technology and proprietary software provides clients with advanced asset visibility, data analytics and control through each segment of the supply chain.
Officials added Surgere has experienced hyper growth over the past two years, making the expansion necessary. The expansion is expected to result in 93 new jobs in Northeast Ohio.
“The City of Green and this area of Ohio provides everything we need to succeed and continue to grow,” said President and CEO William Wappler. “We greatly appreciate everyone’s support during our move and look forward to our continued expansion in the community.”
Company officials stated a team that included officials from the City of Green, Summit County, Greater Akron Chamber, JobsOhio and Team NEO worked with the company to ensure it expanded in Green, where the company has its roots.
“As tech companies continue to expand, we are committed to working together as a region to provide the values and amenities companies look for to attract and retain top talent,” said Green Mayor Gerard Neugebauer. “We are pleased that Surgere continues to find Green to be the right place to grow.”