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
By the Numbers
A Business-Friendly Community
We are in one of America’s most business-friendly states, with low debt, a balanced budget, and a strong workforce. A right-to-work state, our combination of affordability, stability, lifestyle and technological know-how attracts new businesses, from global corporations to small businesses and innovative entrepreneurs.
Sound Fiscal Management
Tennessee has a long history of fiscal responsibility and budgetary discipline that crosses party lines.
Roane State Community College, Harriman’s Tennessee School of Applied Technology, the nearby University of Tennessee and other colleges provide academic and workforce development support.
Tennessee’s budgetary discipline allows meaningful investments in education, workforce development and international business reach.