Nashville Chamber Press Releases

  • Tecnotiles Inc. to establish operations in Wilson County

    by Lindsay Chambers | Apr 11, 2014
    Italian manufacturer to invest $3 million, create 60 new jobs

    Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development Commissioner Bill Hagerty and Mayor Philip Craighead of Lebanon announced today that Tecnotiles Inc. will be locating their new U.S. operations in Lebanon. The company will lease a 90,190-square-foot facility on 824 Maddox Simpson Parkway in the South Perimeter Industrial Park.

    Tecnotiles Inc. is a joint venture formed by Italian tile-finishing firms of ...
  • Gov. Haslam, Commissioner Hagerty announce Enovate Medical to expand U.S. corporate headquarters in Rutherford County

    by Lindsay Chambers | Apr 09, 2014
    Medical technology company to create 410 new jobs

    Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam and Economic and Community Development Commissioner Bill Hagerty, along with Enovate Medical officials, today announced the company will expand operations at its U.S. headquarters facility located at 1152 Park Ave. in Murfreesboro, Tenn. and create 410 new jobs over the next five years. The expansion in Rutherford County represents an investment of $13.1 million by the medical device ...
  • 20|20 Research to expand headquarter operations in Davidson County

    by Lindsay Chambers | Apr 08, 2014
    Global research technology and service firm to invest $1.6 million, create 96 new jobs

    Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development Commissioner Bill Hagerty, along with 20|20 Research officials, today announced the global research technology and service firm will invest $1.6 million to expand its current headquarter operations in Davidson County and create 96 new jobs over the next four years at its new location in the historic Frost Building ...
  • Nashville Area Chamber announces 2014 Academies of Nashville Award nominees

    by Lindsay Chambers | Mar 06, 2014
    Today, the Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce announced the 2014 Academies of Nashville Award nominees during a Metropolitan Nashville Public Schools principals’ meeting. The fourth annual Academies of Nashville Awards will recognize successful business-school partnerships and the outstanding work of educators in the district’s 12 zoned high schools implementing career and theme-based academies. The Academies of Nashville Awards is an initiative of the Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce, made possible ...
  • Gov. Haslam, Commissioner Hagerty announce Mohawk Industries to open new ceramic tile production & distribution facility in Dickson

    by Lindsay Chambers | Mar 06, 2014
    Global flooring giant to invest $180 million, create 320 new jobs in Dickson County

    Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam and Economic and Community Development Commissioner Bill Hagerty, along with senior leaders from Mohawk Industries, today announced the company will build a new ceramic tile production facility and distribution center in the Dickson County Industrial Park. Mohawk Industries is the world’s largest flooring manufacturer and the largest manufacturer of ceramic tile in ...
  • Novamet Specialty Products Corporation to establish headquarters, manufacturing facility in Lebanon

    by Lindsay Chambers | Feb 14, 2014
    Specialty metal products manufacturer to invest $8.6 million, create 43 new jobs

    Tennessee Economic and Community Development Commissioner Bill Hagerty, along with Novamet Specialty Products Corporation officials, announced today the company’s plans to locate its headquarters, primary office and manufacturing facility to Lebanon. The company’s relocation to Wilson County represents an investment of $8.6 million and will create 43 new jobs over the next four years.

    “When a global company ...
  • San Francisco-based Eventbrite establishes a presence in Nashville

    by Lindsay Chambers | Feb 11, 2014
    Rapidly growing ticketing platform posts job openings for 45 Nashville locals

    San Francisco-based startup Eventbrite has announced their plans to hire 45 local Nashville employees as they expand their customer support team.

    Eventbrite will begin hiring in Nashville this week, and plans to have a team of 45 customer support individuals trained and working by the beginning of April to ensure optimal and delightful support for Eventbrite organizers and attendees. ...
  • Haslam, Beretta announce new manufacturing facility

    by Lindsay Chambers | Jan 29, 2014
    World’s oldest firearms manufacturer and major U.S. defense contractor to expand to Gallatin

    Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam, Economic and Community Development Commissioner Bill Hagerty and Beretta USA officials announced today the company will expand its U.S. operations by building a new firearms manufacturing plant in the Gallatin Industrial Park.

    Beretta, a global manufacturer of high-quality sporting and military firearms, will invest $45 million in a state-of-the-art manufacturing and R&D facility ...
  • Over 1,250 attend January Amp design workshops

    by Lindsay Chambers | Jan 27, 2014
    Additional design meeting scheduled in West Nashville

    Project managers for the Amp have confirmed an additional design meeting has been scheduled to accommodate overflow crowds who attended the January 16 meeting at West End Middle School.

    The extra meeting will be held at 5:30 p.m. Monday, February 3, at Cohn Adult Learning Center, 4805 Park Avenue, in the Sylvan Park neighborhood of West Nashville.

    Metro Council Members Burkley Allen (District ...
  • Gov. Haslam, Commissioner Hagerty announce Total Quality Logistics to locate in Davidson County

    by Lindsay Chambers | Jan 15, 2014
    Transportation services company to invest $1 million, create 105 new jobs

    Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam and Economic and Community Development Commissioner Bill Hagerty, along with Total Quality Logistics (TQL) officials, today announced the transportation services company will begin operations in Davidson County. The company will open a sales office to meet the needs of its expanding client base in the Basin Alley Building located at 105 Broadway in downtown Nashville. ...