Piaggio Fast Opens New Charlestown HQ

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Piaggio Fast Forward is fast forwarding its presence and activity in Boston.

Launched by the Piaggio Group in 2015, Piaggio Fast Forward is a tech spinoff of the Vespa-maker and was established to rethink tech in transportation and mobility. In October this year, the company unveiled its 20,000 square feet headquarters in Charlestown and at the time said it was scouting for more space to accommodate its production and assembly facility.

The search came to an end with an expanded 10,000 square foot space also in Charlestown, at ACME Row, 90 Cambridge St. This unveiling comes in time for the company to launch its luggage-carrying robot called ‘gita.’ The expansion means that all future ‘gitas’ will be designed and assembled in Charlestown with the company adding 100 jobs. Open positions on the company website include roles in engineering, recruiting and people’s operations…

Continue reading and view photos of the new space at Boston Business Journal.