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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


February 20, 2015 Brentwood Home Page Williamson Medical Center has been ranked in the top 10 percent in the U.S for spinal surgery and fusion. The rank was based on medical excellence in quality and complication rates, a news release from WMC said. The award… Read More ⇒


February 19, 2015 Nashville Business Journal by Scott Harrison UBS has the wind behind its sails in Nashville. The financial giant continues to add employees for its downtown data center at a clip well ahead of schedule. When UBS first announced the $36.5 million investment… Read More ⇒


February 18, 2015 Nashville Business Journal by Eric Snyder The Casual Pint, a so-called craft beer market, will open in Franklin at the end of the second quarter. The Hillsboro Road location will be the ninth for the Knoxville-based franchise. It will be owned locally… Read More ⇒


February 2015 – Smart Asset has rated Williamson County as having the lowest closing costs as a percentage of home value in Tennessee. Link to full report. Rank County Avg. Closing Costs Median Home Value Closing Costs as % of Home Value Closing Costs Index… Read More ⇒

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