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Middle Tennessee has a reputation for attracting quality industries and keeping them. The reason:
In addition to its strategic location, Middle Tennessee offers other advantages to a wide variety of industries:
Middle Tennessee offers an ample supply of labor in both rural and urban areas. The state’s “Right-to-Work” law guarantees an “open shop” – no worker is forced to join a labor union when hired, even if a union exists at the place of employment.
Excellent rural road systems and a moderate climate allow employers to draw labor from a wide geographical area.
Over 34 percent of the state’s estimated population of 5.175 million resides in the Middle Tennessee area.
The “Three States of Tennessee” – The Tennessee delta . . . the mountains of East Tennessee . . . and Middle Tennessee’s rolling hills – offer year-round recreational and sports opportunities: