Why Nashville?

The Nashville region is home to more than 1.8 million people and 40,000 businesses. Nashville’s advantages have attracted more diverse new business from across the country than any city its size over the past 20 years. Due to this success, Nashville has become a “who’s who” of corporate relocations, home to headquarter offices of HCA, Asurion, Bridgestone Americas, Nissan North America and more.

The Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce's top-ranked economic development team is dedicated to assisting you with your business relocation or expansion and making your transition into the Nashville region as smooth as possible. We invite you to use the resources on this site to learn more about why Middle Tennessee is a great place to do business.

For more information or assistance with your site selection process, please call Courtney Ross at 615-743-3079 or e-mail



The Nashville region is home to more than 100,000 students who attend the region's 21 higher education institutions, with 60 percent choosing to stay in the area.


Nashville's affordable, high-quality workforce, unique tax advantages and incentives, and the overall cost of doing business and cost of living are significant features of the region.


Nashville is centrally located, allowing business to reach U.S. and international locations with ease and affordability.