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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 municipalitiesWilliamsonMap2014

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


January 22nd, 2015 The Tennessean by Jill Cowan As companies and families flock to Williamson County, sparking unprecedented growth, transportation will be one of the region’s most vexing problems, experts told members of the county’s business community Thursday morning. Michael Skipper, executive director of the… Read More ⇒


January 20th, 2015 The Tennessean by Autumn Allison With growth comes pain and the ever growing Williamson County is looking to address those growing pains at its first meeting of the year. The Williamson Chamber members will focus on future expansion with approximately 25,000 more… Read More ⇒


January 20th, 2015 The Tennessean by Matt Largen A few years ago, during the final negotiations with a company that was considering locating an operation in Tennessee, the CEO sat across the table from Governor Bill Haslam and asked him to personally guarantee that if… Read More ⇒


January 19th, 2015 Brentwood Home Page by Jonathan Romeo A new custom home builder and remodeling showroom has opened at 7105 Moores Lane in Brentwood and will celebrate its grand opening on Saturday, Jan. 24. Superior Custom Homes and Remodeling has been operating in Williamson… Read More ⇒

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