Tennessee has earned a reputation as one of America’s friendliest states. Our communities welcome new residents, workers and visitors from all around the world, regardless of age, race, religion, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation or gender identity. As a result, the state’s population is soaring, business is booming and tourism is breaking records.
FRIENDLINESS IS A TENNESSEE VALUE
TENNESSEE RENOWNED FOR FRIENDLINESS
Tennessee is recognized as one of the friendliest states in the country. We embrace longstanding Southern values of kindness, fairness and acceptance of all people.
WELCOMING VISITORS FROM AROUND THE WORLD.
Tennessee’s $18 billion tourism industry depends on maintaining our state’s brand as a great place to visit.
BUSINESSES STANDING TOGETHER
Our businesses and communities are joining together to support continued economic success and prosperity.
KEEP TENNESSEE THRIVING
The Tennessee economy thrives when leading corporations, small businesses and community leaders from across the state unite behind the core belief that our state is stronger when we are inclusive of all hardworking people. If your company or organization agrees that being open and inclusive for all is a Tennessee value, join our coalition today.