The TCRI partners with several organizations in our efforts. In addition, we collaborate with many others to help provide resources for our region.
The Biz Foundry is a nonprofit organization working for entrepreneurs and innovators in the Upper Cumberland, offering workspaces, workshops, and events to support entrepreneurs and innovative collaboration. Tools and resources available include education, networking, peer support, mentorship, and access to capital.
The Tennessee Small Business Development Center (TSBDC) provides services for both existing and start-up small businesses including, but not limited to: business plan development, financial planning assistance, marketing plan development, business growth planning, government contracting guidance, international trade guidance, sources of capital, & social media guidance.
WCTE is a PBS affiliate serving the Upper Cumberland region for over 40 years. It is a cornerstone of our community, providing enrichment for the region's citizens through opportunities for lifelong learning. WCTE envisions an educated, inclusive, prosperous, safe and healthy region working together through public media.
Collaborators and Resources
Clay County Chamber of Commerce
Cookeville-Putnam County Chamber of Commerce
Highlands Economic Partnership
Jackson County Chamber of Commerce
Tennessee Department of Agriculture
Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development
Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation
Tennessee Department of Tourist Development
Upper Cumberland Chamber Executives Association
Upper Cumberland Development District
Upper Cumberland Human Resources Agency
Upper Cumberland Tourism Association