McMinn County Economic Development Authority

The McMinn County Economic Development Authority is a public-private membership organization.  The mission of the organization is to facilitate the creation and retention of quality jobs for the citizens of McMinn County and increase capital investment in McMinn County through a targeted marketing plan and program with regional partnerships.  Partnerships and memberships with the Development Authority assists us to fulfill our mission of providing jobs to McMinn County citizens.  Interested in joining other partners and members in creating an environment for growth in McMinn County?  If so, please complete the Application for Membership and return to us.  For additional information on the benefits of membership, please contact us.

Download Membership Directory with Contact Information.

Click on name in list below to be forwarded to member websites.

Public Partners

City of Athens
City of Etowah
Industrial Development Bond Board of McMinn County
McMinn County

Utility Partners

Athens Utilities Board
Etowah Utilities Board
TVA Economic Development

Private Sector Partners

Athens Federal Community Bank
Citizens National Bank
The Daily Post-Athenian
DENSO Manufacturing of Athens Tennessee
First Volunteer Bank
Metro Transport Group
SouthEast Bank
Starr Regional Medical Center
Waste Connections

Sustaining Members

Bargain Barn/United Grocery Outlet
Blaine Construction Corporation
Clayton Homes
East Tennessee Industrial Warehouse
Hiwassee Builders Supply
Holston Gases
J.M. Huber
Mayfield Dairy Farms (Dean Foods)
Michael Brady, Inc.
Partners Development

Regional Engine- Manufacturing

Resolute Forest Products

Retenbach Constructors, a Christman Company
Smith Funeral Home
Studio Four Design, Inc.
Thomas & Betts
Waupaca Foundry
Wright Brothers Construction Company, Inc.

General Members

Athens Area Chamber of Commerce
Athens City Board of Education
Athens Housing Authority
Athens Insurance
Athens Mini Storage
Bordwine Funeral Home
Carter, Harrod & Willhite, PLLC
City of Niota
Consolidated Metco (ConMet)
Creative Foam Corporation
E&E Manufacturing
Edward Jones - Murray Willis
East Tennessee Auto Outlet

Edward Jones-Skyler Dean

Estes & Kennedy Law Offices, PLLC
Etowah Area Chamber of Commerce
Hacker Sign Company
Heil Trailer International
HM Graphics LLC (Choate Printing)
Jackson & Runyan CPAs
Johnson Controls

Johns Manville

Lay Realty
Maxwell Industries, LLC
McKinney Excavating
McMinn County Board of Education
Merit Construction
Miller & McPhail, CPA, PPLC
Montvue Development Co., LLC (John Montgomery)
Riley Consultants
Rouse Construction
Seaton Enterprises
Seaton Iron & Metal Co., Inc.
Selective Structures
Southern Hydraulic Cylinder
Springbrook Golf & Country Club
Sullins Family Eyecare Clinics
Sweetwater Valley Oil Company
Tennessee College of Applied Technology - Athens
Tennessee Wesleyan University
Town of Englewood
Valley Title
Webb Plumbing, Heating & Electric
Wholesale Supply Group, Inc.
Wilson Construction Group, LLC
Ziegler Funeral Home