Automotive speaker manufacturer to expand in El Paso, creating dozens of new jobs


Dozens of new jobs will soon come to El Paso as global automotive speaker manufacturer expands its local operations.

“Foster Electric has been operating in El Paso for over 20 years,” VP of Operations Jose Rangel said. We have been successful with the efforts of our employees and want to continue to invest and grow here.” 

According to a news release, Foster Electric is investing $4.2 million in the community, retaining 32 employees and creating an additional 40 full-time jobs.

“This expansion is further confirmation that our region is competitive and the right choice for business, manufacturing, trade, and commerce in the Americas,” Borderplex Alliance CEO Jon Barela said.

Officials say the jobs will pay more than the county median wage.

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