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Williamson County Economic Development

Welcome to the Fastest Growing County in Tennessee

It’s easy to see why Williamson County continues to rank as a top community for site selectors, entrepreneurs and talented workers. The county's schools, recreational facilities and housing options are among the best in the nation. Our business-friendly atmosphere and large pool of well-educated employees have lured some of the biggest brands on the planet, like Nissan North America, Mars and Verizon. In fact, 12 of the top 25 largest publicly traded companies in the Nashville region call Williamson County home.

We offer the lowest county tax in the Nashville Metropolitan Area, no state income tax and plenty of opportunities to break new ground. More than 54% of our residents have college degrees and 21% are entrepreneurs. Come see what Williamson County has to offer and why doing business here is just better.

 

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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

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

Staff

Matt Largen, President & CEO
Elizabeth West, VP of Economic Development
Patrick Cammack, Director of Economic Development
Nick Biniker, Existing Business Manager
Morgan Dent, Economic Development Manager

Executive Testimonials

Latest Economic Development News

18
May

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  Wednesday, May 18, 2016 GOVERNOR HASLAM, COMMISSIONER BOYD ANNOUNCE DIGITAL REASONING TO EXPAND HEADQUARTERS IN WILLIAMSON COUNTY Cognitive computing company to invest approximately $861,500, create 189 new jobs   NASHVILLE — Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam and Economic and Community Development Commissioner Randy Boyd… Read More ⇒

18
May

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Wednesday, May 18, 2016 GOVERNOR HASLAM, COMMISSIONER BOYD ANNOUNCE DIGITAL REASONING TO EXPAND HEADQUARTERS IN WILLIAMSON COUNTY Cognitive computing company to invest approximately $861,500, create 189 new jobs   NASHVILLE — Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam and Economic and Community Development Commissioner Randy… Read More ⇒

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Apr

April 7, 2016 Nashville Business Journal by Adam Sichko Legacy Nashville company H.G. Hill Realty Co. has snagged a global wealth management firm as the latest tenant in its Hill Center Brentwood mixed-use development.  Merrill Lynch has signed a lease for just about 22,000 square… Read More ⇒

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Apr

April 21, 2016 The Tennessean by Melanie Balakit Several Middle Tennessee high schools are ranked among the top 10 high schools in the state, according to U.S. News and World Report. Hume Fogg Magnet School and Martin Luther King Jr. Magnet School ranked first and… Read More ⇒

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