Williamson Inc. CEO Matt Largen talks Partnerships, Workforce, Traffic jams

Matt Largen marked six years as president and CEO of Williamson Inc., on Feb. 1. He was formerly head of Williamson County’s economic development department, which basically dissolved and moved its functions to the current structure. Williamson Inc., serves as the governing body of sorts for the chamber of commerce and economic development. The organization…

Williamson County Legislators tell Chamber they want to Change School Funding and Improve Infrastructure

State legislators from Williamson County told a group at a Williamson Inc. event on Tuesday morning they want to change the way Tennessee funds public schools. State Sen. Jack Johnson also said he expects the 2020 census will require the state to redraw Williamson County’s political districts due to rapid growth. Representative Sam Whitson, who…

CapStar Bank Opens New Location, Offering Warm Atmosphere, Enhanced Services

CapStar Bank increased its visibility and enhanced its “warm atmosphere” and services by opening a new, expanded location on Maryland Way in Brentwood Thursday. Chief Executive Officer Claire Tucker said the bank’s new location will draw more customers at the prime spot in Brentwood’s business district. “We are really thrilled about the location,” Tucker said.…

Touching Hearts at Home Offers ‘a helping hand’ in Brentwood

Touching Hearts at Home in Brentwood hosted a ribbon cutting on Wednesday in partnership with Williamson, Inc. Touching Hearts provides non-medical caregiving services to “provide a helping hand” to those in the Middle Tennessee area. They currently have 45 caregivers on staff. Some of the services Touching Hearts provides include meal preparation, personal care and…

Williamson County Businesses say Hiring People with Disabilities Improves Workplace Culture, Employment Rate

Representatives from several Williamson County companies say that hiring people with disabilities makes the world a better place, but also helps their bottom line. Williamson Inc. hosted an event on Tuesday afternoon to help businesses in Williamson County find ways to integrate people with disabilities into the workforce. The workshop was part of series of…

Habitat for Humanity Williamson-Maury Kicks Off 2019 Women Build at Drury Hotel

Nonprofit seeks construction volunteers for 2019   Habitat for Humanity Williamson-Maury (HFHWM) will raise the walls on its tenth annual Women Build home on April 11, 2019 in Fairview, TN and seeks volunteers interested in constructing it.  Thanks to the kind support of the Drury Plaza Hotel, HFHWM will host a free, informational kickoff event…

Williamson Medical Center Recognized Among Best in Nation, State and Region for Safety and Quality

  Williamson Medical Center has recently been recognized with a number of prestigious national and regional awards for outstanding patient safety and medical quality. The awards are a significant tribute to the organization’s more than 60-year commitment to delivering the highest quality patient care with compassion and dignity, according to Williamson Medical Center’s Chief Executive…