Resideo manufactures residential indoor-environmental control and security systems. They are the “leading wholesale distributor of security and low-voltage products,” and a top manufacturer of smart home products.
What will Resideo’s move to Austin mean for locals?
Austin Business Journal went on to say that “with revenue approaching $5 billion, Resideo would be, by far, Austin's largest public company.” For some perspective, the largest public company currently in Austin — Cirrus Logic, Inc. — made $1.54 billion in 2017.
Not only are we discussing new jobs for local STEM professionals, we’re also talking about a lot of money that will be added into the local economy.
Resideo is expected to begin their search for a building — or several buildings — in the coming weeks.
Why is Austin ideal for tech companies?
Austin is home to some of the top universities in the state, making it a great place for graduates to enter the workforce with competitive job offers from respected companies. Looking beyond universities, Austin also offers many top coding boot camps to help jump start developer careers.
In Resideo’s press release about its imminent expansion in Austin, President and CEO Mike Nefkens said "A home is the largest investment most people will ever make. It should be their favorite destination as well, and that fuels our passion at Resideo to bring homes into the future.”