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Mayor Cooper Launches Search for Nashville’s Next Economic Development Director

Andrea Fanta

National Search First Step Toward Vision for Small Business, Workforce Development

Mayor John Cooper today launched a national search for Nashville’s next director of economic and community development.

This expert will work closely with Mayor Cooper on programs designed to attract and retain quality jobs across the economic spectrum – from small business to major industry – while also furthering his vision for sustainable and equitable development in Nashville’s neighborhoods.

“I’m committed to supporting small businesses, harnessing the energy of our creative economy, and helping grow a world-class, local workforce,” Cooper said. “By investing in our human capital and in our neighborhoods, we will create a city that companies, entrepreneurs, and employees find irresistible.”

View the job description and get details on the application process.