Brentwood/Cool Springs Area: Business Overview

Businesses in Brentwood, TN are diverse and offer many job opportunities to residents in the area.

On Thursday, April 28, 2011 - 14:28

The business community in Brentwood/Cool Springs is in good company these days, with many success stories to boast about. Here are some of the many examples where opportunity continues to knock in Brentwood/Cool Springs.


Maryland Farms


This office park is home to several national headquarters and is the economic centerpiece of modern Brentwood, with more than 5 million square feet of office space. Its location is convenient to Nashville International Airport, interstates, downtown Nashville, shopping and attractive residential areas. By design, Maryland Farms still has a wealth of trees, green space and walkable areas, along with beautiful architecture.


CoolSprings Galleria


The 1 million-square-foot shopping complex is recognized as one of the biggest and most successful retailer centers in the Southeast – and the largest annual tax generator for Williamson County. It remains a huge draw with 13 million annual visitors and yearly sales topping $400 million. CoolSprings Galleria’s five anchor stores are Belk, Dillard’s, J.C. Penney, Macy’s and Sears, and it is also home to an additional 150 specialty stores and restaurants.


Brentwood Town Center


The area known as Brentwood Town Center currently consists of more than 100 retail stores and businesses situated throughout the heart of Brentwood. Geographically, the Brentwood Town Center is defined by Old Hickory Boulevard to the north, I-65 to the east, Church Street to the south and properties fronting Franklin Road to the west.


Health Care Management Offices


Brentwood and Cool Springs are home to many health care giants, including AIM Healthcare Services, Cogent Healthcare, DaVita, HCA, MedSolutions and Simplex Healthcare. In addition, Cool Springs-based Community Health Systems is one of the nation’s leading operators of hospitals, owning or operating more than 130 hospitals in 28 states. Meanwhile, disease-management leader Healthways moved from Nashville to a $65 million headquarters in Cool Springs in 2008.


Mars Petcare US


The Brentwood-based pet food giant designs and develops products for dogs, cats and other animals. Mars is a leading manufacturer of dry pet foods, soft-dry foods, soft treats and dog biscuits. The company also makes products for other pet food companies, with customers such as Walmart, grocery and pet store chains, and farm and feed stores.


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