England, Inc. Announces $31 million expansion in Claiborne County, Tennessee

February 20, 2018

The furniture manufacturer plans to create 202 jobs and invest $31 million at its New Tazewell facility.

Tri-Cities TN Airport awarded $4.1 million grant to expand Aerospace Park

January 12, 2018

New business park provides direct runway access and excepional customs services. 

AGC Glass North America To Expand Operations In Church Hill, TN

January 10, 2018

Company to invest $40.6 million and create 85 new jobs in Hawkins County.  

American Merchant to open towel plant in Bristol, VA.

January 2, 2018

Plans are to create 405 new jobs.  

Techni-Glass, Inc. To Expand in Hawkins County, Tennessee

October 23, 2017

Custom glass manufacturer to create 54 new jobs.   

Team Technologies to create 160 Jobs in Hamblen County, TN

July 26, 2017

Medical Equipment and Supplies Company Announces Major Expansion

Japanese automotive bearing parts manufacturer chooses Hawkins County, TN

June 7, 2017

Miyake Forging North America Corporation will create 60 jobs and invest $13.7 million in the company’s first U.S. manufacturing operations.


Bare-Co chooses Dandridge, TN for distribution center.

May 12, 2017

Australian company locates near junction of Interstates 40 and 81.  

Rockline Industries to Launch New Business, Locate New Facility in Morristown, Tennessee

March 30, 2017

Consumer goods manufacturer and supplier to create 250 jobs!

Leclerc Foods announces major expansion in Kingsport, Tennessee.

December 6, 2016

The project includes investment of $49 million and creation of 105 new jobs.  

Forward Air to Expand Operations in Greeneville, Tennessee

August 4, 2016

Trucking and logistics company to create approximately 105 new jobs.

Mullican Flooring to Expand Johnson City, TN Operations

August 3, 2016

Tennessee flooring manufacturer to create 200 new jobs!

DTR Tennessee, Inc. to Expand Tazewell Manufacturing Facility

March 23, 2016

Automotive supplier to invest $9 million on Claiborne County expansion.

Agero announces major new facility to locate in Bristol, Tennessee.

March 4, 2016

Roadside assistance company will create 585 new jobs!

NC Virginia, LLC To Locate In Scott County, Virginia

February 17, 2016

Crooked Road Tech Center in Duffield, Virginia chosen for new back office facility with ultimate investment of $42 million.   

‘ETSU Soft Landing Program’ speeds German spring maker’s transition to USA

November 17, 2015

German springs manufacturer purchases building in Johnson City, Tennessee.    

TeleTech Announces 300 New Jobs in Scott County, VA

October 21, 2015

TeleTech To Bring 300 New Jobs to Scott County, Virginia.

Elizabeth "Liz" Lewis Named Assistant Director of ETSU Innovation Lab

October 12, 2015

Liz Lewis Announced as Assistant Director of ETSU Innovation Lab.   

Allied Dispatch Solutions Selects Johnson City, Tennessee

July 20, 2015

New roadside assistance call center will create 85 jobs.  

Sykes Enterprises Announces New Service Center in Morristown, TN

June 23, 2015

Sykes Enterprises plans for 300 to 500 employees at new Morristown facility.    

Koyo Corporation of America Announces Expansion in Washington County, TN

June 20, 2015

Koyo announces plans for an $8 million expansion.  

Worthington Industries Announces Major Expansion in Greeneville, TN

June 2, 2015

Worthington Industries to add 140 new jobs in Greeneville, TN.   

Homeland Vinyl Announces New Jobs in Hawkins County, TN

May 12, 2015

Jobs growth at Phipps Bend Industrial Park continues with announcement by Homeland Vinyl.   

ETSU Innovation Lab Receives International Honor

January 23, 2015

ETSU is  one of only 26 programs in the world to be certified.  Our thanks also to the NETVRIDA EU Office headed by Rainer Heumann in developing this program.   

Nulife Glass to invest $5.9 million in new Bristol, Virginia operation

January 9, 2015

Based in Manchester, England, Nulife Glass selects Bristol, VA for its second advanced recycling center for CRT glass.

IntelliHARTx (“ITx”) Bringing 350-500 Jobs to Kingsport, Tennessee

December 2, 2014

Healthcare Services Company to Create Downtown Campus and Major ITx Patient Contact Center.

Original Footwear to Begin New Manufacturing Operations in Morristown

November 4, 2014

Specializing in creating tactical footwear, Original Footwear will invest $10 million and create 182 new jobs in Hamblen County.

JD Squared to Expand Johnson City, TN Operations

September 18, 2014

JD Squared announces major expansion of Johnson City, Tennessee plant. This company is noted for affordable high quality products.

NN, Inc. Acquires Autocam Corporation

September 2, 2014

NN, Inc. acquires Autocam and becomes one of the top three global manufacturers of metal bearing components.

Goessling, USA Breaks Ground on new Facility in Sullivan County, Tennessee

August 21, 2014

Goessling USA to combine German engineering with American manufacturing in Sullivan County, Tennessee.  

NN, INC. Announces New Corporate Headquarters Location in Johnson City, Tennessee

July 7, 2014

New Northeast Tennessee headquarters for NN offers much room for expansion.

Wetekam Monofilaments announces new facility in Jefferson County, Tennessee.

June 27, 2014

German manufacturer joins growing list of European Union companies selecting Northeast Tennessee.  

Bell Helicopter Partners with Northeast State Community College for Training Initiative

June 25, 2014

Collaboration lays the foundation  to grow the aviation industry in Northeast Tennessee.  

Colgate Breaks Ground for New Hamblen County, Tennessee Facility

May 2, 2014

New $25 million manufacturing plant is now under construction in Morristown, Tennessee.  

John Deere to move Zero Turn Mower Production to Greeneville, Tennessee

February 27, 2014

The John Deere Power Products facility at Greeneville, Tennessee will be adding 100 manufacturing jobs later in 2014.  

NN, Inc. Acquires Assets of Precision Metal Components Company

February 4, 2014

Johnson City, Tennessee based company continues signficant acquisition and expansion program.  

Eastman Chemical announces 'outstanding results' as 2013 sales, earnings increase

January 30, 2014

Eastman Chemical Company continues its phenomenal success via its world headquarters in Kingsport, Tennessee.  

OTICS USA to manufacture new Toyota engine product

January 22, 2014

OTICS USA of Morristown, Tennessee announces $106 million expansion for the East Tennessee Progress Center industrial park.  

Colgate-Palmolive announces plans to build new plant in Morristown, TN

January 22, 2014

Colgate-Palmolive announces new plant for Morristown, TN.  

Hardwood Flooring Manufacturer Transfers Production from Asia

January 21, 2014

Mullican Flooring transfers procuction from Asia to Johnson City, Tennessee.

Eastman Chemical Investment Helps Tennessee Be Ranked as "2013 State of the Year" for Economic Development

January 14, 2014

Eastman Chemical's $1.6 billion investment ranks number 1 for 2013.

Rainer Heumann Joins NETVRIDA as European Union Recruiter

December 3, 2013

The NETVRIDA region prepares for the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership.   

VFP, Inc. to expand operations in Scott County, Virginia

November 20, 2013

Telecommunications manufacturer to invest $3.5 million and create 50 jobs.  

The Northeast Tennessee Valley Region Comes Back Strong

November 20, 2013

Southern Business & Development Magazine Recognizes the Manufacturing Resurgence in Northeast Tennessee.  

Walters State Community College Receives Grant for Advanced Welding Program

November 5, 2013

Governor Haslam announces grant of $337,297 for the new advanced welding program.  

Hamblen County, TN Approved as Foreign Trade Zone

October 7, 2013

Footwear Manufacturer Selects Jefferson City, Tennessee

September 17, 2013

Merchant House International Group to bring 109 jobs to Northeast Tennessee.  

Miller Industries to Expand Greene County, Tennessee Operations

August 1, 2013

Incentives from the State of Tennessee help seal the deal!

Tennessee Named Number 1 State for Automotive Manufacturing Strength

July 26, 2013

Tennessee Tops Automotive List for Fourth Consecutive Year

Tempur Sealy International to Invest $13.3 Million in Scott County, Virginia Facility

July 3, 2013

Governor Bob McDonnell announced that the expansion will create 42 new jobs. 

Oddello Industries, LLC to Expand Morristown Tennessee Facility

June 27, 2013

Oddello Industries to Add 228 New Jobs in Morristown, Tennessee.

Team Technologies to Expand Morristown, Tennessee Headquarters

May 30, 2013

Team Technologies to Expand Morristown, Tennessee Headquarters and add 200 new jobs.

Sonoco Flexible Packaging Announces $9.7 Million Investment at Morristown, TN

May 30, 2013

Sonoco Flexible Packaging Announces $9.7 Million Investment at Morristown, TN.

Eastman Chemical to invest $1.6 billion, add 300 new jobs at Kingsport, Tennessee

May 29, 2013

Eastman Chemical to invest $1.6 billion, add 300 new jobs at Kingsport, Tennessee.

German Automotive Sector has Major Success in Northeast Tennessee

April 26, 2013

Led by major German auto companies Mahle and Huf, an advanced manufacturing hub is forming along Tennessee's Interstate 81 corridor.

Valtimet Inc. Announces expansion in Morristown, Tennessee

April 18, 2013

Valtimet chooses Morristown, Tennessee for company consolidation. 

FWG Special Springs Selects Northeast Tennessee for first U.S. Location

March 29, 2013

German spring manufacturer, FWG Special Springs, Inc., selects ETSU Innovation Lab for first U.S. location. 

Leclerc Foods Announces Expansion at Kingsport, Tennessee

March 14, 2013

Leclerc announces major expansion at Kingsport, Tennessee.  

Huf North America to Expand Greeneville, Tennessee Facility

January 31, 2013

Automotive Manufacturer to Create 100 Jobs & Invest $20 Million in Greeneville, Tennessee. 

Bell Helicopter Expands Sullivan County Facility

December 20, 2012

Bell Helicopter has a major expansion underway in Sullivan County, Tennessee which adds strength to the region's growing aviation sector.

JTEKT Automotive Expands Morristown, Tennessee Facility

March 15, 2012

JTEKT Announces Major Expansion at Morristown, Tennessee.  

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