Southeast bronze winner: Lacerta Group
Industry: Plastics packaging manufacturers
Recent expansions: Lacerta Group is expanding into a 70,000-square-foot manufacturing and warehouse facility in Mansfield as part of a $6.8 million investment in equipment and property.
Workforce growth: The company hired 15 people since January 2011 and says it is recruiting for additional employees.
Pictured: President Ali Lotfi with Houston and Mulligan.