Welcome! This is my first post to this blog. I represent a non-profit, public/private partnership dedicated to advancing the economic and community development of Hickman County, Tennessee.
The center of Hickman County, Centerville (appropriately named) is about 50 miles southwest of Nashville. It offers a quality workforce with a rural work ethic and has available industrial buildings and vacant building sites with quick, easy access to Interstate 40 and I-840. Hickman County has unique places to visit, comfortable places to live, and profitable places to work. http://www.hickmanco.com/vision21
… it’s probably here somewhere
Daryl Phillips, CEcD, EDFP
I work as an economic developer consulting with communities and companies developing locations, building communities and identifying and developing workforce. However, my opinions on this blog are free and my own, as is the blog itself.
I am a member of International Economic Development Council, Southern Economic Development Council, Tennessee Economic Development Council and International Council of Shopping Centers.
I have earned over 20 years experience in economic and workforce development. I have earned and maintain the designation of Certified Economic Developer (CEcD) from International Economic Development Council (IEDC), the Economic Development Finance Professional (EDFP) certification from National Development Council. I have earned a Master of Business Administration from Tennessee Technological University.
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