President Obama visited the Rolls-Royce Crosspointe facility on Friday 9 March 2012 to meet with Company officials and employees, and deliver an address.
Rolls-Royce has been active in the United States for over 100 years and now employs nearly 8,000 people across 26 states. With major manufacturing facilities in Virginia and Indiana, the company invested over $1bn over the last decade and continues to invest to drive future growth.
Watch President Obama speak on boosting innovation in manufacturing at Rolls-Royce Crosspointe: www.whitehouse.gov/blog/2012/03/09/president-obama-talks-about-how-boost-innovation-manufacturing
Listen to President Obama’s Weekly Address, from Rolls-Royce Crosspointe: www.whitehouse.gov/blog/2012/03/10/weekly-address-investing-clean-energy-future