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New local employer will add 90 jobs in Bradenton

BRADENTON -- Manatee County will gain a new employer this month, one that is expected to add 90 jobs over the next three years.

The Manatee Economic Development Council announced today It Works Global Inc. will relocate its corporate headquarters to the area from Grand Rapids, Mich.

The company specializes in homeopathic and herbal products, and its most recognized product is a body contour wrap advertised for weight loss and muscle toning.

It Works Global has qualified for state and local based incentives totaling $799,785. It Works will operate out of Stoneybrook Golf Club starting this month and is looking to lease additional space at another Bradenton location, which was undisclosed.