Economic development creates opportunities to grow state, local and metro areas, which are essential for economic growth, improved quality of life and community development. Blount County articles below.
The global automotive supplier will bring 1,000 new jobs to its Blount County, TN manufacturing operation.
Firearms manufacturer SCCY Industries is investing $22.5 million to establish a production facility and headquarters in Maryville, TN, creating more than 350 jobs.
Systemic improvements in cost efficiency are delivering better pricing to the logistics sector, but gaps in infrastructure are still a problem.
TeamHealth—a provider of outsourced physician staffing solutions for hospitals in the United States—is expanding in East Tennessee due to significant growth in its anesthesia service line.
The industry giant is gearing up to meet the demand as the amount of aluminum in cars is expected to increase fourfold by 2015, tenfold by 2025.
Aluminum manufacturer to invest $275 million; will create 200 full-time jobs and 400 construction jobs.