CANVASPRINTS.COM ANNOUNCES $11.5M EXPANSION PLANS, ADDS 96 JOBS IN HENDERSON COUNTY

December 14, 2021

Fletcher, NC – Locally-founded online printing and manufacturing company, CanvasPrints.com, announced its expansion in the Town of Fletcher, North Carolina. The rapidly growing company plans to consolidate its three locations in Henderson County to Fletcher Business Park. The relocation, combined with its $11.5M expansion plan, will create 96 new jobs in Henderson County.

“CanvasPrints.com is a true Henderson County success story. As a locally born-and-bred company, it chose to invest in our community and citizens by leveraging local talent and our county’s strategic location. That investment was met with accelerated growth and expansion despite current nationwide economic uncertainty” shared Bill Lapsley, Chair of Henderson County Board of Commissioners.

“As our business has grown, we’ve never stopped believing that Henderson County is a premier location to invest,” shared Maddison Lake, founder of Lake Holdings, the parent company of CanvasPrints.com. “We’re excited to deepen our community ties while continuing to provide high-quality job opportunities for our friends and neighbors.”

Founded in 2019, CanvasPrints.com is a printing and technology company focusing on direct-to-consumer and business-to-business sectors. Its sole mission is to provide the best quality canvas prints available at the lowest price point in the market. It uses new, state-of-the-art technology with loving craftsmanship to bring images to life on custom blended, high-quality canvas.

CanvasPrints.com currently employs 63 individuals across its Henderson County operations, but this expansion will add 96 additional employees by 2025. Employees will earn an average salary of $41,849, which exceeds the county’s current average annual wage. Over the next 24 months, the company plans to invest $550,000 in real property and $11,000,000 in business personal property, totaling $11.5M of new taxable investment in Henderson County.

Town of Fletcher Mayor Preston Blakely said “we’re excited to join our local partners in welcoming CanvasPrints.com to the Town of Fletcher. Local companies are the backbone of our community, and we want nothing more than to see them thrive.”

“This expansion in Fletcher further solidifies Henderson County’s reputation as an ideal location for companies to relocate and expand. We look forward to seeing CanvasPrints.com continue to lead the way in the print production industry” added Nathan Kennedy, Chair of Henderson County Partnership for Economic Development.

The Henderson County Partnership for Economic Development, Inc. is a 501(c)6 organization that works to: retain and attract quality jobs; solicit new business compatible with the assets and values of Henderson County; promote Henderson County’s business image; assist the expansion of existing companies; and enhance Henderson County’s overall quality of life.