ADVANTAGES THAT POSITION BUSINESS FOR SUCCESS
WE'RE AT THE CENTER
CONVENIENTLY LOCATED ALONG I-75 MID-WAY BETWEEN KNOXVILLE AND CHATTANOOGA
In less than a one hour drive, you can enjoy the regional amenities of either metro area. We are also a short drive to the Oak Ridge National Laboratories, the University of Tennessee, the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, and the Cherokee National Forest.

(AND WITHIN 12 HOURS OF 200 MILLION PEOPLE)
ON FERTILE GROUND TO GROW YOUR TALENT
  • TALENTED AND SKILLED WORKFORCE
  • LOCAL WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT AND EDUCATION
  • FIRST CLASS WORKFORCE TRAINING
 
 
YOUR NEXT INDUSTRIAL PROPERTY IS AVAILABLE
  • EASY SUPPLY CHAIN ACCESS
  • INFRASTRUCTURE AND ZONING READY
  • INTERSTATE AND RAIL SERVED SITES, WORLD-CLASS R&D, CERTIFIED INDUSTRIAL SITES
EXCELLENT QUALITY OF LIFE
FANTASTIC COMMUNITY ASSETS
  • Award-winning education
  • Diverse arts & culture
  • Incredible natural attractions
  • Quality parks & recreation
  • Great shopping & dining
  • Local markets & festivals
  • Reliable employment
  • Sustainability initiatives
WE VALUE OUR MEMBERS’ SUCCESS
“As a public-private partnership, our member businesses help us to achieve our mission of creating quality jobs and investments in McMinn County.”
RECENT NEWS AND UPDATES
Resolute Forest Products Feature Video

Jun 10, 2020
Tennessee Farm Bureau Video
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Jun 8, 2020
The Daily Post-Athenian
Gov. Lee Announces Tennessee Business Relief Program

Jun 2, 2020
Tennessee Governor
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information
To help address this serious issue, we have compiled several COVID-19 related resources.