Join us for the 2018 TMA Statewide Manufacturing Tour. 

The Tennessee Chamber of Commerce & Industry/Tennessee Manufacturers Association (TMA), is pleased to announce the 2018 TMA Statewide Tour.  This 13-city tour will feature Denise Rice,  the Tennessee Chamber’s Head of Manufacturing, who will update attendees on the state of Tennessee manufacturing, key economic and workforce updates and trends, provide a recap on Tennessee’s 2018 Legislative Session & its impact on manufacturing, and conclude with a Q&A period.  Denise is an industry veteran and former plant manager with more than 25 years of experience in manufacturing.  Each meeting will be an hour long and include a light breakfast or lunch.  Manufacturing executives, general managers, site managers, plant managers, hr managers and other key leaders from small, medium and large manufacturing facilities are encouraged to attend.


**Space is limited.  Pre-registration is required.

2018 TMA Statewide Manufacturing Tour Schedule:


APRIL 24 Knoxville, 8:00 – 9:00 am

U T Conference Center,  600 Henley Street, Knoxville

APRIL 26 Cleveland, 7:30 – 8:30 am

Cleveland/Bradley Chamber, 225 Keith St SW, Cleveland


MAY 1 Bartlett Chamber, 8:00-9:00 am

Bartlett Area Chamber, 2969 Elmore Park Rd, Memphis

MAY 2 Jackson, 8:30-9:30 am

Jackson Chamber of Commerce, 197 Auditorium Street, Jackson


MAY 9 Gallatin, 7:30 – 8:30 am

Club at Fairvue Plantation, 981 Plantation Boulevard, Gallatin

MAY 10 Nashville, 7:30-8:30 am

Millennium Maxwell House, 2025 Rosa L Parks Blvd, Nashville

MAY 14 Smyrna, 12 noon – 1:00 pm

Nissan Training Center, 663 Ken Pilkerton Drive, Smyrna


MAY 23 Kingsport, 7:30 – 8:30 am,

Kingsport Chamber of Commerce, 400 Clinchfield Street, Kingsport

MAY 24 Morristown, 7:30 – 8:30 am

Morristown Chamber of Commerce, 825 W 1st N St, Morristown



  • April 13 – Franklin
  • April 17 – Maryville
  • April 18 – Clinton
  • April 19 – Chattanooga