TN ranks No. 1 in automotive manufacturing strength, education
By Kim Swindell Wood | July 31, 2015 7:21 am
Tennessee has been named the No. 1 state in the nation in both automotive manufacturing strength and education according to Business Facilities magazine, a national economic development publication. In the magazine’s 11th Annual Rankings Report, Tennessee also received accolades in the following categories.
No. 2 Best Business Climate
No. 2 Best Infrastructure
No. 4 Workforce Training Leaders
No. 7 Automotive Employment Leaders
Tennessee, the first state to win back-to-back “State of the Year” honors from Business Facilities, has ranked No. 1 for automotive manufacturing strength for an unprecedented five times in the past six years and also ranked No. 1 for education in 2014.