Rubin Advisors by the Numbers

At Rubin Advisors, we like to periodically review our performance and reflect on past projects. Here is a snapshot of the last 18-months: 13: Total number of projects. 3: Number of clients for whom at least three previous incentive projects have been

CertainTeed Roofing Opens State-of-the-Art Manufacturing Facility


As an exciting update to our April post about CertainTeed Roofing‘s site selection, today the company commemorated the opening of a new state-of-the-art 60,000 square-foot asphalt shingle manufacturing facility, located 60 miles west of St. Louis in Jonesburg, Missouri. Rubin Advisors was

Rubin Advisors negotiated a Kentucky Business Incentive with a projected value of $500,000


Kentucky Governor Matt Bevin announced that Framebridge, an e-commerce startup delivering custom framing, opened a state-of-the-art production facility today in Richmond, creating 175 full-time jobs and investing nearly $1.9 million. Rubin Advisors negotiated the incentive package for the facility. “Once

Amazon’s Move to Brick and Mortar: Surprising but Strategic


Amazon’s recently announced foray into brick and mortar bookstores has startled many, including Jay Somaney, a Forbes contributor who stated, incredulously, “Besides the massive additional CapEx that will be required (leased or purchased locations, labor, overheads, inventory, etc.), Amazon has

Bon-Ton e-Commerce Fulfillment Center Ribbon-Cutting


After assisting Bon-Ton in a multi-state site selection process for its for new e-Commerce fulfillment center in West Jefferson, Ohio, Rubin Advisors celebrated the the ribbon-cutting ceremony today! Pictured from left to right: Brad Struck, Sandy Stephens, Leslie Rubin, Kathryn Bufano (CEO of

Teespring Inc. to Locate in Hebron, Create 299 Jobs

Custom T-shirt manufacturer to invest nearly $22 million “The Commonwealth is excited to welcome Teespring and its plans for nearly 300 new jobs with the location of its production facility in northern Kentucky,” said Gov. Beshear. “Kentucky continues to prove

Managing Economic Development Incentives across Multiple Sites

by Leslie R. Rubin, Ph.D. There are many published articles describing the triage needed to identify the ideal site for a company. It is also apparent that conducting a simple Google search will yield a large number of articles on

E-commerce Solution for Bon-Ton Stores

E Smith Realty partnered with Johnson Stephens Consulting and Rubin Advisors to assist Bon-Ton in a multi-state site selection process for its new e-commerce fulfillment center. Selection considered occupancy costs including taxes, incentives, transportation, utilities, labor and real estate. “The comprehensive

New Plant for CertainTeed


Rubin Advisors assisted CertainTeed Corporation with site selection in Jonesburg, Missouri for a new state-of-the art roofing plant. CertainTeed is planning to invest $100 million in the new facility, which will bring approximately 100 new permanent, local jobs to the Jonesburg community over the next few

Expansion Projects for Streetlinks Lender Solutions


Rubin Advisors, working with Streetlinks Lender Solutions,has been instrumental in negotiating economic assistance for three additional Streetlinks expansion projects and several other Novation Company subsidiaries nationwide since 2008. Read More > Watch News Coverage >