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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
Morgan Dent, Senior Economic Development Manager

Executive Testimonials

Latest Economic Development News


FRANKLIN, Tennessee – High Hopes Development Center is proud to host the official Groundbreaking Ceremony for its $4.28 million building expansion on Tuesday, September 12th promptly at 3:00 PM at 301 High Hopes Court, Franklin, TN 37064. High Hopes’ goal is to raise $4 million,Read More Read More ⇒


Join Chartwell Hospitality at the Franklin Library on September 6 from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. and 3 – 7 p.m. They are actively hiring for their soon to open Hampton Inn and Suites in Berry Farms.                Read More Read More ⇒


POSTED ON: THURSDAY – AUG 24, 2017 BY SCOTT HARRISON Global leader in health technology to create approximately 800 jobs  NASHVILLE – Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam, Department of Economic and Community Development Commissioner Bob Rolfe and Philips officials announced today that the international technology company will establishRead More Read More ⇒


Williamson, Inc. Releases New Tools to Promote Community Williamson County, Tennessee – Williamson, Inc. recently unveiled Livability: Williamson County, Tennessee, the latest edition of a web and magazine marketing program designed to promote the area and draw new business, visitors, talent and investment. Stories promotedRead More Read More ⇒

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