About Launch Tennessee


Empowering Tennessee’s Entrepreneur Ecosystem.

LaunchTN is a public-private partnership with a vision to make Tennessee the most startup-friendly state in the nation. We empower Network Partners and other stakeholders by making resources accessible in order to activate sustainable economic growth in Tennessee. Our aim is to stimulate the statewide economy by facilitating capital formation, market building and nurturing Tennessee’s entrepreneurial ecosystem.


Thanks to partners like Launch Tennessee, we are developing both a workforce and the infrastructure needed to continue making our state the nexus for the jobs of the future. Partnerships like this empower homegrown entrepreneurs and bolster Tennessee’s global reputation as a business-friendly destination.”

Bill Lee, Governor of Tennessee

Statewide Resource Network

We work closely with Network Partners and entrepreneur organizations across the state to ensure easy access to resources for entrepreneurs. Explore our interactive map of Network Partners to learn more about Tennessee’s entrepreneurial ecosystem and get involved with the Network Partner in your region or industry.

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