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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 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


March 27, 2015 The Tennessean by Todd Barnes Three Middle Tennessee counties are the fastest-growing counties in the state, and Davidson County may not be one of the fastest but still managed to add more than 9,000 residents in a year’s time. According to the… Read More ⇒


March 26, 2015 Nashville Business Journal by Eric Snyder Three Tennessee counties posted unemployment rates below 5 percent in February, and they’re all in Middle Tennessee. Williamson County again posted the state’s lowest rate, at 4.3 percent (down from 4.8). Davidson County posted the state’s… Read More ⇒


March 26, 2015 Nashville Business Journal by Adam Sichko A developer from Charlotte is ready to jump in the fray of a $1.75 billion building boomin Cool Springs. Crescent Communities intends to break ground this year on a 155,000-square-foot building on land the company owns… Read More ⇒


March 25, 2015 Nashville Business Journal by Adam Sichko Executives from the developer Crescent Communities spent Wednesday huddled with 30 people on the top floor of the Drury Plaza Hotel in Franklin, at exit 67 of Interstate 65. Crescent is under contract to buy 45… Read More ⇒

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