Key Industries

Industry Clusters

Blount County's Industry Clusters were developed through a local and regional evaluation process that looks at location quotient, environmental impact, labor cost, trends, community accessibility, and regulatory issues. 

 

Manufacturing

  • Automotive
  • Medical Devices
  • Watercraft
  • Communication Equipment
  • Aluminum Production
  • Home Appliance

Corporate Services

  • Headquarters
  • Accounting
  • Finance
  • Telecommunications

Technology

  • Nanotechnology
  • Instrumentation
  • Nuclear Energy
  • Environmental
  • Alternative Fuels
  • Airport Security
  • Bio-Hazard Detection 

Tourism

East Tennessee is a prime tourist attraction with beautiful scenic mountains and many attractions. A must see for many families and a great place to do business. 

Sustainability

Sustainability is the ability to meet our current needs without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their needs. This requires cooperation between sectors and long term thinking. 

Collaboration

Collaboration is a working practice whereby individuals work together to a common purpose to achieve business benefit.

Target Areas of Communication

 

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