New numbers from Vermilion County’s 34 largest employers paint a bright picture for the third and fourth quarters of this year. Vermilion Advantage Economic Development Corporation President Vicki Haugen says 74-percent of those employers are projecting hiring through the fourth quarter. Eighty-eight percent are not projecting any layoffs, and 94-percent of them have no one on lay-off at this time.
Ninety-four percent of the largest employers in Vermilion County showed actual steady to rapid growth during the second quarter of this year. And ninety-seven percent project steady to rapid growth during the third quarter.
There currently are 69 postings by 27 different companies on the Vermilion Advantage Jobs Board.
[Photo above is of a portion of Presence United Samaritans Medical Center in Danville.]