TPAC President Tells Chamber Group to Recognize When a Project’s Life Cycle is Over

The president of the Tennessee Performing Arts Center told a Williamson Inc. group on Wednesday afternoon to pay attention to a project’s natural life cycle and recognize when it’s over. That was one of laws of leadership that Kathleen O’Brien follows as the President and CEO of TPAC. She spoke Wednesday at luncheon for women…

Transportation summit calls for traffic solutions – and not just roads and rail

Williamson Herald | By Kerri Bartlett • Managing Editor The annual Williamson Inc. Transportation Summit picked up the baton in the race to find transportation solutions after the transit referendum failed in Nashville this spring, and as Williamson County grows with more people … and more cars. The summit featured two sessions in which speakers…

Outlook Williamson dives into labor, transportation, real estate

The jobs are here – but you need enough qualified people to fill them. That was the overarching message at the 5th annual Outlook Williamson event Wednesday, the county’s annual summit that provides a big-picture perspective on Williamson County’s economic health and forecasting future trends. Speakers and business leaders spoke during the event about not…

Entertainment business snags hot spot for rising industry in Williamson County

By Jodi Rall for the Williamson Herald The Business of Entertainment, the topic at the monthly Williamson, Inc. meeting at the Cool Springs Marriot, highlighted the impact that the entertainment industry is making on Williamson County. More than 2,200 people in Williamson County work in entertainment, an industry that has grown significantly since 2002. The…

Williamson, Inc. and Williamson County Schools join forces on October 6 to celebrate Manufacturing Day 2017

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 already studying engineering or advanced manufacturing, on facility tours at Flash…

Leadership Brentwood announces class of 2018

Williamson County legislators Sen. Jack Johnson, Rep. Sam Whitson, and Rep. Charles Sargeant speak to the Leadership Brentwood Class of 2017 during Government Day.   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 11, 2017 LEADERSHIP BRENTWOOD ANNOUNCES CLASS OF 2018 BRENTWOOD, Tenn.—Leadership Brentwood, a leadership development program of the Williamson County Chamber Foundation, today announced the Class of…

Franklin Transit service study

Public meeting Thursday, January 5, 2017   Franklin Transit will be holding a public meeting for highlighting the recommendations of a transit service study for Franklin Transit as conducted by The TMA Group and TranSystems. The Franklin Transit Authority request public input on the recommendations. The purpose of the study is to evaluate the existing…

Williamson, Inc. announces 2017 Board of Directors

    WILLIAMSON, INC. ANNOUNCES 2017 BOARD OF DIRECTORS Ten Williamson County business leaders selected to serve three-year terms starting Jan. 1 FRANKLIN, Tenn.—Williamson, Inc. has tapped 10 accomplished business leaders to join the 2017 Board of Directors to help lead the strategic direction of the organization, comprised of the county’s office of economic development…