Williamson County, TN tops nation for job growth

  Williamson County, TN Tops Nation for Job Growth Officials credit diverse economy for success. By Kevin Litwin on March 28, 2016 at 4:12 pm EST Source: Livability.com The winner is: Williamson County, Tennessee, for having the highest percentage of job growth from September 2014 to September 2015 compared to other large counties in the…

Tractor Supply Co. launches garden program with area schools

March 25, 2016 Nashville Business Journal by Alison Nash Brentwood-based rural lifestyle retailer Tractor Supply Co. (NASDAQ: TSCO) has awarded $500 to more than 30 schools to help start or sustain a school garden program, according to a news release. “Dig It” is aimed to help students learn more about food sustainability and sourcing. “We…

Williamson County is adding jobs faster than anywhere in the U.S.

March 16, 2016 Nashville Business Journal by Adam Sichko Source Most of us are familiar with the fact that Williamson County is the region’s premier corporate address, the fastest-growing county in the state and one of the 20 wealthiest in the nation, based on its median annual household income of $91,000. Now, for the first…

Williamson Chamber report highlights growth, transportation

March 15, 2016 The Tennessean by Collin Czarnecki Williamson County is feeling the ripple effects of Nashville’s tremendous growth. With more than 24,000 new jobs expected to be added by 2025, the county is expecting new employees and residents to continue to flock to the area. Matt Largen, Williamson Inc. president and CEO, said that growth will…

Download the 2016 Williamson County Trends Report

  The newly-published, award-winning Williamson County Trends Report is now out!  Williamson County continues to be the most dynamic and fastest-growing county in Tennessee. From the changing demographics, the business climate, top performing public school systems, transportation, health, housing, charitable giving, diversity and the workforce, see how Williamson County is growing. Click the image to…

Williamson, Davidson boast state’s lowest unemployment rates

March 11, 2016 Nashville Business Journal by Alison Nash According to the Department of Labor and Workforce Development, unemployment rates dropped in 82 Tennessee counties in January 2016. The report, which was released on Thursday, showed Davidson County had the state’s lowest rate for a major metropolitan area and the second-lowest overall, at 3.6 percent.…

Two restaurants announced for big Williamson Co. development

March 9, 2016 Nashville Business Journal by Eric Snyder Two restaurants have been announced for Boyle Investment Co.’s big Berry Farms development in Franklin. The Tennessean reports that Soulshine Pizza Factory will open a 4,200-square-foot space in the development, becoming its second Nashville-area location. Additionally, Ohio-based Whit’s Frozen Custard will open in a 1,240-square-foot space,…