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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


Matt Largen, President & CEO
Elizabeth West, Chief Economic Development Officer
Patrick Cammack, Director of Economic Development
Nick Biniker, Senior Economic Development Manager
Michelle Lazar, Economic Development Manager

Executive Testimonials

Latest Economic Development News


Former Mayor Bill Purcell and Davidson County Clerk Brenda Wynn will co-chair a task force convened by Mayor Megan Barry to “help Nashville’s decision-makers ensure that planned high-capacity transit corridors are safe, affordable and inclusive for everyone,” according to a release from Barry’s office. AfterRead More Read More ⇒


Source: Williamson Herald Author: Kerri Bartlett • Managing Editor After months of community debate, the possibility of a countywide referendum for a sales tax increase took another step forward to becoming a reality on the ballot box during a special election in February. However, asRead More Read More ⇒


Source: Nashville Post Author: Geert De Lombaerde The board of Tractor Supply Co. has grown to nine with the addition of Tom Kingsbury, who has spent more than 40 years in retail. Kingsbury has been president and CEO of Burlington Stores since 2008 and the company’sRead More Read More ⇒


Williamson Herald By Kerri Bartlett • Managing Editor Well-respected Williamson County business and service icon, Nancy Conway, was awarded today with a Sage Award from the Council on Aging of Middle Tennessee because of her life-long contributions to Williamson County. Williamson County leaders attended theRead More Read More ⇒

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