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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.
54% 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 ambiance 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

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


Matt Largen, President & CEO
Amanda Murray, VP of Economic Development, Workforce Development
Elizabeth West, VP of Economic Development, Investor Relations
Nick Biniker, Existing Business Manager
Morgan Dent, Economic Development Coordinator

Executive Testimonials

Latest Economic Development News


May 28, 2015 Nashville Post by William Williams The Nashville-area office of Sperry Van Ness will move this summer from Cool Springs to Maryland Farms. Anthony Lopes, SVN managing director, said the move from one Williamson County area to another is being done to accommodate… Read More ⇒


May 27, 2015 Franklin Home Page Provision Proton Centers on Wednesday received approval from a state agency to build a new proton therapy center for cancer patients on an 11.6-acre vacant lot next to Williamson Medical Center in Franklin. The Tennessee Health Services and Development… Read More ⇒


May 27, 2015 Knoxville News Sentinel by Richard Locker NASHVILLE — A state regulatory board today approved a new $109 million proton therapy center for cancer patients in Franklin, Tenn., planned to operate in conjunction with the Provision Center for Proton Therapy in Knoxville. The… Read More ⇒


  May 26, 2015 The Tennessean by Getahn Ward Sprouts Farmers Market Inc. is apparently looking at space in the Maples Shopping Center in Franklin, once home to former anchor-tenant Stein Mart, for another area location of that Phoenix-based healthy grocery store concept. The company’s… Read More ⇒

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