Exclusive: DiversiTech quadruples hiring at Leesburg plant

When manufacturer DiversiTech Corp. last year made a $2.1 million investment in a new Leesburg plant, it was projected to create at least 25 jobs. 

The Duluth, Georgia-based company blew past that. DiversiTech employs more than 100 people in Leesburg, with plans to hire up to 25 more this year, Leesburg Plant Manager Phil Jaggers told Orlando Business Journal. There is strong demand for the HVAC components the Leesburg facility produces, which creates Lake County job opportunities and grows its bustling manufacturing industry. Read more here