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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


April 28, 2015 The Tennessean by Joey Garrison Alaska Airlines is expanding year-round flights to Nashville, the Nashville International Airport announced on Wednesday, starting with a new nonstop service to Seattle that will begin in September. An airport spokeswoman said Nashville has tried to pursue… Read More ⇒


April 22, 2015 The Tennessean by Jill Cowan Franklin Mayor Ken Moore said he had a tough task ahead of him at this year’s state of the city speech Wednesday morning: top a Franklin-centric spoof of Pharrell Williams’ “Happy” music video that went viral after… Read More ⇒


April 21, 2015 Nashville Post by Geert De Lombaerde Franklin Synergy Bank has recruited a branch manager from Reliant Bank to lead its push into the Nolensville area. Calling Nolensville “a great market for our bankers” because of its residential and commercial growth of late, Franklin… Read More ⇒


  Mayor Ken Moore will give his fifth State of the City presentation at the Factory in Franklin at Jamison Hall on Wednesday, April 22 at 7:45 a.m. Doors open at 7:00 a.m.; breakfast, sponsored by the Franklin Breakfast Rotary, will be provided. City Departments… Read More ⇒

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