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
Roane County’s outstanding location, ready infrastructure, educated workforce, available industrial sites, and established resume of success in the industry have been key factors in its economic growth. We have four Industrial and business parks with many types of sites available. Positioned at America’s Technology Crossroads, Roane County’s local infrastructure, strong economic climate and high quality of life make it an attractive choice for expansive opportunities. Situated within 500 miles of 75 percent of key U.S. markets, the county lies within a day’s drive of two-thirds of the U.S. population. Roane County offers a unique range of industrial opportunities covering the 3,500 acres zoned and being developed for industry.
In addition to its 75-year history of advanced skills in technology fields, Roane continues to support workforce education through partnerships with educators and corporations.
Research & Development
Roane enjoys the proximity of several cutting-edge research facilities, including Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge Associated Universities, and resources for carbon fiber technology, “new nuclear” research and other advancement.
Location & Logistics
Positioned at America’s Technology Crossroads, Roane County is situated within 500 miles of 75 percent of key U.S. markets, the county lies within a day’s drive of two-thirds of the U.S. population.
Roane County has 4 Industrial and business parks with many types of sites available, as well as an abundance of affordable, undeveloped land.
One of the best decisions Blue Bell ever made...was Roane. While the convergence of two main interstates was a big attraction; we had no idea that we would be blessed with this level of community support. We wouldn’t want to be anywhere else.