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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


  DeAngelis Diamond will provide preconstruction and construction services on behalf of Innovations Group for the renovation of the Cool Springs Plastic Surgery Center located in Brentwood, TN. This project entails the renovation of an existing three-story MOB which has a day spa and willRead More Read More ⇒


Habitat for Humanity Williamson-Maury (HFHWM) build site volunteers may not hear it coming but they won’t be able to miss the nonprofit’s new Nissan LEAF, donated by Nissan North America. This 2016 all-electric car is wrapped in eye-catching graphics, serving both as a much-needed wayRead More Read More ⇒


Local manufacturers aim to introudce students to modern day manufacturing careers with plant tours   Williamson, Inc. Economic Development and Williamson County Schools will celebrate National Manufacturing Day by taking 180 students from several middle and high schools in the county, where students are alreadyRead More Read More ⇒


Manufacturing has an historic presence in Williamson County and represents a vital segment of our industry makeup. Manufacturing as a whole in the United States has been losing visibility its appeal to the future workforce. Outdated perception of the industry as being “dirty” and “backbreaking”Read More Read More ⇒

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