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Bryan City Council to Consider a Million Dollar Land Sale

A Bryan-based manufacturer of nutritional products is looking to move to the bio-medical corridor.

Tuesday’s agenda for the Bryan Commerce and Development (BC&D) board includes selling land to Woodbolt International, the parent company of the Cellucor product line.

The  BC&D board, who are members of the Bryan City Council, has been asked to sell eight acres for nearly $1.4 million dollars.

Mayor Jason Bienski says the new Woodbolt campus will include 25,000 square feet of office space, a 20,000 square foot gym, and a 20,000 square foot warehouse. Bienski says employment will grow from 75 to 125.

In addition to the land sale, Bienski says Woodbolt will seek tax abatements.

The mayor says he hopes in the near future to make more announcements about pharmaceutical companies and other manufacturers locating in the bio-medical corridor.

Click HERE to read background information on the land sale that is part of Tuesday’s meeting of the Bryan Commerce and Development board, which is composed of the Bryan City Council.

JasonBienski101812.mp3Jason Bienski visits with WTAW’s Bill Oliver.

According to a news release distributed by Woodbolt International September 6, 2012:

Woodbolt International, maker of the best-selling Cellucor product line, announced today that the company has been named to the prestigious 2012 Inc. 500|5000 List for the second consecutive year. The Inc. 500|5000 list is an exclusive ranking of the fasting growing private companies in the United States—Woodbolt joins Levi Strauss, Chobani,, and Facebook, among other prominent brands on this year’s list.

Woodbolt is #644 on the list, an impressive leap from the company’s 2011 Inc. 500|5000 debut at #1062. Woodbolt’s 3-year growth rate was a superlative 566%.

In a stagnant economic environment, the median growth rate of 2012 Inc. 500|5000 companies remained an impressive 97%. The companies on this year’s list created over 400,000 jobs in the past three years, and aggregate revenue among the honorees reached $299 billion.

“We are honored to be recognized as one of America’s fastest growing companies for the second consecutive year” stated Woodbolt Marketing VP, Daniel Lourenco. “This award is truly a testament to the dedication and hard work of our entire team and the tremendous relationships we’ve forged with our partners and customers.”

Woodbolt International is a rapidly growing developer and marketer of innovative nutritional products. The company offers the world’s leading sports nutrition, weight loss and general health and wellness supplements through its branded website, national 3rd party retailers and its network of international distributors.

2012 has been a year of outstanding accomplishments for Woodbolt. The company is celebrating their 10th anniversary and Cellucor, Woodbolt’s flagship sports nutrition brand, has been the recipient of several elite industry honors, including eight 2012 Award Nominations and multiple recognitions from industry retail authority, GNC.

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