We plan and implement strategies for the controlled growth of Roane County’s economy as a unified voice representing the best Tennessee has to offer businesses, citizens and travelers.Visit Site
We bring growth-oriented businesses with strong ﬁscal discipline, infrastructure and workforce-ready people to East Tennessee.Visit Site
We attract travelers who seek unique heritage and the best outdoor recreational experiences to Roane County.Visit Site
We connect leaders and organizations for the beneﬁt of local and regional business growth.Visit Site
We empower leaders, parents and students to invest in education, so they are better prepared to fulﬁll the workforce opportunities of Roane County’s future.Visit Site
We offer natural beauty, historic charm and low-cost living, distinguishing Roane County as one of the best retirement destinations in the nation.Visit Site
In Roane County, we mean business in developing a well-trained workforce to meet current and emerging job requirements of established and new businesses. Our Workforce Development Council connects businesses with educators in order to meet workforce needs and to prepare our future workforce. We focus on work-based learning, career and technical education opportunities, co-ops and apprenticeships as positive ways to impact our community.
Our goal in Roane County is to establish relationships between businesses and Career & Technical Education (CTE) teachers so they work together to:
Roane County is always on the lookout for business representatives and CTE teachers, especially in these key areas: STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math, plus Manufacturing, Transportation, Distribution & Logistics); Information Technology; Arts; Audiovisual Technology and Communications; Law; Public Safety; Corrections and Security; Therapeutic Nursing; Human Services; Business Management and Administration; Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources; Architecture and Construction.