Register for 2016 Governor’s Conference

Every salesman needs to know his product, says TNECD Commissioner Randy Boyd, and if you have a business in Tennessee, you’re selling what we’ve got to offer. Ready to grow your business and take it to the next level? Registration is now open for the 63rd annual Governor’s Conference to be held this year at the Renaissance Nashville, 611 Commerce Street, in Nashville, Tennessee, from Thursday, October 27, 2016 at 7am – to Friday, Oct ober 28, 2016 at 1pm CDT.


Gov. Bill Haslam and TNECD Commissioner Randy Boyd, along with hundreds of state and local officials, business executives and economic development professionals, will be on hand to present Team Tennessee’s innovative game plan and strategy.

Tennessee’s private sector employment totals 2.46 million jobs (Nov. 2015), according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Private sector employment in Tennessee has reached new records each month since April 2015; 40,400 net new private sector jobs have been created during 2015; 265,200 net new private sector jobs have been created since January 2011. There’s more to come in 2016 for “Team Tennessee,” the TNECD’s vision for the future prosperity for the state that includes all counties.

Come network and see why Team Tennessee has the strongest starting lineup in economic development today, filled with MVPs – the most valuable people, policies and programs.

Tickets are $270 for the full conference. For those who cannot attend the full conference, luncheon only tickets are also available. Register at