Bringing the Economy Home

Mitt Romney To Tour Idaho Business

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Mitt Romney speaking at a rally in Arizona on Feb. 13, 2012.

Former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney will tour a Boise company before his public rally this afternoon.

Romney is speaking at and will tour Guerdon Enterprises, a modular building company.

According to the Idaho Department of Labor, Guerdon has 320 employees, making it one of Ada County’s top private employers.

Company Basics

  • Guerdon Enterprises was founded in 2001 by Lad Dawson.
  • It’s headquartered in Boise
  • It made more than $70 million in fiscal year 2011
  • Serves the western U.S. and western Canada
  • Guerdon is a certified LEED builder
  • Guerdon’s Boise factory is on a 20-acre site and it has a second factory site in DeSoto, Texas.

The rally begins at 1:30 you can watch a live-stream of the event here.


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