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Williamson County Economic Development

Welcome to the Fastest Growing County in Tennessee

Home to corporate giants like Nissan North America and 13 of the largest 25 publicly traded companies in the Nashville region, Williamson County, Tennessee is the location in the southeast for corporate decision makers.
52% of our workforce has a college degree, 21% are entrepreneurs, and an array of large, class A business parks house the more than 6,000 businesses that call Williamson County home. With a proven track record of attracting and growing business, Williamson County offers a superior quality of place, historic ambience and upscale suburbs within its six unique cities along with the highest high school graduation rate in the state.


See How Williamson County Is Growing
Nissan North America headquarters located in Franklin, TN
Tractor Supply Company headquarters located in Brentwood, TN
Mars Petcare located in Franklin, TN
Mars Petcare in Franklin, TN encourages employees to bring their dogs to work

About Us

Williamson, Inc. Economic Development is the single point of contact for the coordination and facilitation of the continued development of the economy of Williamson County and its six municipalities. WilliamsonMap2014

The purpose of Williamson, Inc. Economic Development is to grow Williamson County’s economy and improve the quality of life of residents by partnering with the public and private sectors to implement a set of strategic, multi-year initiatives to encourage job and wealth creation. These six strategic initiatives include:

- Promote higher education and workforce development
- Continue to improve regional cooperation
- Continue to develop and implement a strong Existing Business Program
- Recruit targeted business sectors
- Promote a culture of entrepreneurship
- Communication and investor relations

Executive Testimonials

Latest Economic Development News


Williamson Inc., Economic Development received a Silver Excellence in Economic Development Award for its 2014 project in the category of General Purpose Print Promotion for communities with populations of 25,000 – 200,000 from the International Economic Development Council (IEDC). The honor was presented at an… Read More ⇒


October 22, 2014 Nashville Business Journal by Eric Snyder Saladworks, billed as the nation’s first and largest fresh-tossed salad franchise, will soon open its first Tennessee location. According to a news release, the franchised location will open next month in Cool Springs, at 600 Frazier… Read More ⇒


October 21, 2014 The Tennessean by Getahn Ward A high-end retailer and experienced-based entertainment venue are among prospects with which SouthStar LLC has letters of intent to occupy retail space at its Ovation mixed-use project in Cool Springs. “It’s going to be a first-in-class, first-in-market type… Read More ⇒


October 16, 2014 The Tennessean by Bill Lewis Can you imagine a place where you can buy a home for less than half the cost of one in Franklin or Brentwood, avoid traffic on Interstate 65, enjoy convenient shopping at nearby retailers and still send… Read More ⇒

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