Attract New Companies

We know that selecting a new location to locate or grow your business requires the consideration of many important factors. The risks are high and you can’t afford to make the wrong decision. That’s why our experienced team will serve as your guide to the right location in the Valley and offer support throughout the location process.

Target Industries

TVA offers services to companies within certain target industries that potentially offer the greatest economic benefit to the Tennessee Valley.

Advanced Manufacturing

Siemens, Lifetime, Alcoa, 3M, GKN, Electrolux, BASF, Wacker, Carpenter Technologies and LG Appliances are just a few of the Advanced Manufacturing firms that have found success in the Tennessee Valley. Advanced Manufacturing in the Tennessee Valley also supports a variety of companies in composites, chemicals, electronics, plastics, additives and metals manufacturing and processing. Click here to learn more about Advanced Manufacturing.

For information, contact Adam Murray, (615) 232-6685 or (601) 832-7021 mobile,

Aerospace and Defense

The Boeing Company, Airbus Group, Raytheon Company, Lockheed Martin, BAE Systems, Embraer and Bell Helicopter are just a few of the more than 2,400 aerospace and defense firms that call the Tennessee Valley region their home.

For information, contact Adam Murray, (615) 232-6685 or (601) 832-7021 mobile,

Data Centers

The seven-state Tennessee Valley region offers a prime location for enterprise data centers and technology companies. These businesses can take maximum advantage of the area’s major strengths: competitive electric power rates, excellent reliability and capacity, dual-feed capability and business-friendly climate. Click here to learn more about the Data Centers sector.

For information, contact Joseph Burchfield, at (615) 232-6124 or (256) 585-0946 mobile,

Consumer Products

The Tennessee Valley continues to be an innovative and competitive location for companies in the consumer products industry seeking to meet growing demand through a strong workforce pipeline, robust energy network and a strategic location that allows mobilization of products efficiently and effectively to both domestic and international markets. 

For information, contact Lee Johnson at (615) 232-6852 or (251) 377-7161 mobile,

Industrial Products

The Tennessee Valley has a rich history in manufacturing a wide range of industrial products from chemicals to paper to metals and more. There are more than 132,000 individuals employed in manufacturing within the Tennessee Valley with a wide range of skill sets from machining and welding to industrial maintenance and mechatronics.

For information, contact Lee Johnson at (615) 232-6852 or (251) 377-7161 mobile,

Transportation-Related Manufacturing

The Tennessee Valley is the second-largest automobile manufacturing region in the country, with approximately 90,000 automotive industry jobs. The Valley is centrally located in the southern United States, the world’s third-largest economy. Click here to learn more about Transportation-Related Manufacturing.

For information, contact Chris Berryman at (615) 232-6871 or (731) 431-4031 mobile,


TVA Site Selector

Need help finding just the right home for your company within TVA’s seven-state region? Let our Site Selector suite of tools help. With Site Selector, you’ll be able to search 2,000 available job sites in our GIS database, get key demographic information about subregions inside the Valley, access an assortment of maps and learn much more about the benefits TVA Economic Development offers.

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Engage Business + Industry

Nurturing communities and businesses for long-term economic prosperity.

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Serve: Teamwork with Partners

Partnerships throughout the region help us create incentives packages that work.

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Our Team

At TVA Economic Development, we have an array of specialists to help you meet your needs.

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Product Development

Do you have an empty building or unused parcel of land you think might make an appealing industrial site? We have a team of professionals dedicated to identifying existing and/or developing new industrial sites. For more information about our product development program call:

Bill Adams
Senior Target Market Specialist, Product Development
(615) 289-1835,

Bess Hubbard
Product Development Specialist, Product Development
(615) 232-6851,