Young Leaders Council accepting applications for 2016 Williamson County class

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   CONTACT:  Patty St. Clair Public Relations, Young Leaders Council, (615) 948-6708 pattystclair@hotmail.com     Application Deadline for Young Leaders Council’s 2016 Williamson County Class Is August 1 NASHVILLE, Tennessee, May 13, 2016—Young Leaders Council (YLC), a Nashville-based nonprofit organization that has trained more than 2,500 men and women to effectively participate on…

Columbia State launches hospitality program with kickoff event, internships

    Columbia State launches hospitality program with kickoff event, internships Career Summit, Move Week and Grand Opening shine light on new Williamson Campus By Charlane Oliver Columbia State Community College is partnering with area businesses, Williamson County Schools, Williamson, Inc. and the Williamson County Convention and Visitors Bureau to launch a hospitality and tourism…

The Point Newsletter – April 2016 Issue

The April issue of “The Point” is now available! Get the latest Chamber news in today’s print edition of The Tennessean. In this issue: What we learned from #Outlook2016 + photo highlights How the tech industry is driving Williamson County’s growth Fashion and beauty tips from the 12 & Broad experts Leadership Brentwood and Leadership Franklin call for…

Public invited to largest showcase of WillCo businesses

  By Charlane Oliver The 2016 Business & Education Expo is back by popular demand, featuring the largest showcase of Williamson County businesses and schools. The highly-anticipated event takes place Tuesday, June 21 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at The Factory at Franklin’s Liberty Hall, but this time expect a bigger and better expo.…

How will the tech industry drive Williamson County’s growth?

    By Charlane Oliver Hate it or love it, technology is advancing faster than we can keep up. New apps and software updates are popping up at every turn. Thumb scrolling can probably be considered the newest exercise, considering the amount of time we spend on our mobile devices. More and more, we’re subscribing…

12 things you didn’t know about Williamson County

  By Charlane Oliver  Outlook Williamson, presented this year by Skanska, took place Tuesday, March 15 at The Factory at Franklin. A crowd of more than 300 Williamson County business owners, realtors, developers and community leaders attended the half-day economic forum that featured presentations and panel discussions by industry-leading economic experts and developers, including: Ann…

Applications available for Leadership Brentwood Class of 2017

    BRENTWOOD, TN — Leadership Brentwood, a program to educate Brentwood area residents and others about the city and its leadership, is accepting applications through June 3 for the Class of 2017. Prospective class members are invited to attend an informational mixer at the Williamson, Inc. Chamber, 5005 Meridian Blvd. Suite 150, Franklin, TN…

Open Arms Care Foundation hosts ‘Swinging For A Cause’ golf fundraiser

    SWINGING FOR A CAUSE! FRANKLIN, TN (March 10, 2016) —  Open Arms Care Foundation will hold its 10th Annual Golf Tournament fundraising event on Tuesday, May 3, 2016, between 11:00am – 6:30pm, at the Forrest Crossing Golf Club in Franklin, Tennessee.  Open Arms Care is a non-profit organization, founded in 1989 to support…

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…

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…