Made in Williamson, Made in Fairview

Fairview High’s Mechatronics program aims to fill the skills gap in local manufacturing industry   By Charlane Oliver, Williamson, Inc. Director of Communication Every year on the first Friday in October, manufacturers across North America come together for Manufacturing Day to shed light on a rapidly growing talent shortage in the industry. This year, Manufacturing…

DeAngelis Diamond expands to Nashville

DeAngelis Diamond, a Florida-based construction company, is expanding to Nashville with five high-wage positions and new offices to accommodate 20 total employees. The public is welcomed to attend the grand opening event on Thursday, October 20 from 5-8 p.m. at 2179 Edward Curd Lane. Take a selfie in front of the microphone on the Nashville-inspired…

Christine Karbowiak of Bridgestone Americas speaks at Young Leaders Council Fall Leadership Luncheon on Oct. 21

Christine Karbowiak   Young Leaders Council presents guest speaker Christine Karbowiak, cheif administrative officer, cheif risk officer and executive vice president of Bridgestone Americas, at the Fall Leadership Luncheon on Friday, October 21, from 11:00a.m.-1:00p.m., at the Omni Nashville Hotel, located at 250 5th Avenue South. There is a $50 charge per person for the…

Walkability Audit Checklist deadline extended until Oct. 5 for return of neighborhood surveys

  As part of the recent Mobility Week in partnership with Williamson Inc., Franklin Tomorrow announced an effort to conduct walkability audits of neighborhoods in the City of Franklin and assemble that information in a report to the City of Franklin. Franklin City Administrator Eric Stuckey said of the effort, “The Capital Invest Priorities include…

Mobility Week Is Over. What’s Next?

By Matt Largen, Williamson, Inc. President & CEO Williamson, Inc. is an initiative-driven organization charged with developing Williamson County’s economy in a strategic way.  Williamson County, you might have heard, is rapidly growing.  In fact, our job growth leads the nation, with a nearly 8 percent growth year over year and headquarter jobs growing nearly 12…

Franklin Transit to offer free rides on Sept. 15 to celebrate Mobility Week

  FRANKLIN TRANSIT CELEBRATES MOBILITY WEEK with FREE RIDES ON FIXED ROUTES SERVICE ON THURSDAY, SEPT. 15 Franklin, TN – On Thursday, September 15, the Franklin Transit will offer free rides on its three fixed routes in celebration of Mobility Week. Mobility Week, presented by Nissan and hosted by Williamson, Inc., is a county-wide initiative…