Global professional services firm Accenture is expanding with new space in the Sylvan Supply project at the former Madison Mill site in Nashville, Tennessee. The company plans to create 165 technology jobs.
Sylvan Supply is the adaptive reuse of the former Madison Mill in Sylvan Park featuring large format, class-A creative office space and destination retail from Third & Urban and FCP.
“Accenture is committed to Nashville and its vibrant, dynamic and growing technology community. Our investment here is an investment in our clients, our people and the Nashville community,” Beth Wright, Managing Director and Client Account Lead for Tennessee Health & Public Service, Accenture explained.
“Accenture’s decision to invest in Nashville reinforces Middle Tennessee’s booming economy and growing number of high-quality jobs. Our pro-growth policies continue to appeal to global businesses, and I thank Accenture for creating 165 jobs and opening up new employment opportunities for residents in this region,” said Governor Bill Lee.
“Companies like Accenture see the advantages of Tennessee’s skilled workforce, business-friendly environment and quality of life. With strong headquarters job growth, Tennessee has cemented its status as a hub for international businesses, and we are proud another world-renowned company like Accenture is investing in the Volunteer State,” added TNECD Commissioner Bob Rolfe.
“Accenture’s announcement of 165 new jobs is great news for Nashville and demonstrates what is possible when state and local leaders commit to investing in workforce development and attracting high-quality jobs. It is essential for Middle Tennessee to have a dynamic economy that fosters private sector innovation, and we look forward to Accenture playing a big role in the future of our community,” Senator Jeff Yarbro said.
“I appreciate Accenture’s investment in Nashville. This announcement is further evidence of our city’s appeal to a diverse set of innovative industries and again highlights the urgency for our city and state to invest in infrastructure to facilitate continued economic growth. Accenture prides itself on its corporate citizenship, so I look forward to them hiring locally and partnering with us for the benefit of our entire community,” added Representative John Ray Clemmons.