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Blount County Major Employers Ranked According to Number of Employees
Rank
'15
'14CompanyPhone
Website
Total employees
FT/PT
FTE/Seas.
Sector
Description
Parent company
'14 co.-wide revenue
Top local executive
Locally established
11DENSO Manufacturing Tennessee
1720 Robert C. Jackson Drive
Maryville, TN 37801
865-982-7000
densocorp-na-dmtn.com
3,800
NA / NA
NA / NA
Manufacturing
Automotive supplier of advanced technology, components and systems
DENSO Corp.
Kariya, Japan
$39.8 billion
Jack Helmboldt
President, CEO
1988
22Clayton Homes
500 Alcoa Trail
Maryville, TN 37804
865-380-3000
claytonhomes.com
2,845
NA / NA
NA / NA
Manufacturing, Retail, Finance
Vertically integrated housing provider
Berkshire Hathaway
Omaha, NE
$194.7 billion
Kevin Clayton
CEO
1966
33Blount Memorial Hospital
907 E. Lamar Alexander Parkway
Maryville, TN 37804
865-983-7211
blountmemorial.org
2,418
2,015 / 403
2,050 / 0
Medical
Hospital
NA
NA
Don Heinemann
CEO
1947
44Blount County Schools
831 Grandview Drive
Maryville, TN 37803
865-984-1212
blountk12.org
1,800
NA / NA
NA / NA
Government
Public education system
NA
NA
$99.9 million
Rob Britt
Director of schools
1867
55McGhee Tyson ANG Base1
134 Briscoe Drive
Louisville, TN 37777
865-336-3205
134arw.ang.af.mil
1,717
781 / 936
NA / NA
Government
Air and Army National Guard units
National Guard Bureau
Arlington, VA
Col. Thomas S. Cauthen2
Lt. Col. Melvin Clawson3
Col. Jessica Meyeraan4
NA
1957
612Newell Brands5
1427 William Blount Drive
Maryville, TN 37801
865-977-5477
newellbrands.com
1,200
500 / 7006
NA / NA
Manufacturing
Manufacturer and packager of Sharpie markers and highlighters, Paper Mate Sharpwriter pencils, Expo dry erase markers, Mr. Sketch scented markers and Prismacolor art markers
Newell Rubbermaid
Newell Brands
Atlanta, GA
Maryville, TN
$5.7 billion
John Allen
Director, Tennessee operations
1988
76Alcoa Inc.7
2300 N. Wright Road
Alcoa, TN 37701
865-977-2977
alcoa.com
1,160
1,160 / NA
NA / NA
Manufacturing
Aluminum sheet for packaging and automotive industries
Alcoa Inc.
New York, NY
$23.9 billion8
Leigh Ann Fisher
Ken McMillen
CFO9
Location manager10
1913
87Ruby Tuesday11
150 W. Church Ave.
Maryville, TN 37801
865-379-5700
rubytuesday.com
696
NA / NA
NA / NA
Service
Full-service restaurants: Ruby Tuesday
NA
NA
$1.1 billion12
James Buettgen
President, CEO
1972
98Blount County Government13
341 Court St.
Maryville, TN 37804
865-273-5700
blounttn.org
591
NA / NA
NA / NA
Government
County government
NA
NA
Ed Mitchell
County mayor
1795
109Accenture Hospitality Services11
1965 Hawks Landing
Louisville, TN 37777
865-980-4000
marriott.com
575
NA / NA
NA / NA
Service
Financial services for Marriott International
Accenture
Dublin, Ireland
$31.9 billion
Michael Cullen
Senior VP
2000
1110TeamHealth Alcoa Billing Center
3429 Regal Drive
Alcoa, TN 37701
865-292-3000
teamhealth.com
430
NA / NA
NA / NA
Service
Billing center
TeamHealth Holdings
Knoxville, TN
$2.8 billion
Jannene Roark
Vice president
1996
1211Maryville College
502 E. Lamar Alexander Parkway
Maryville, TN 37804
865-981-8000
maryvillecollege.edu
42514
250 / 17514
263 / 161
Education
Private university
NA
NA
William T. "Tom" Bogart
President
1819
13NRK1211
110 McGhee Tyson Blvd.
Alcoa, TN 37701
866-968-7512
k12.com
300
NA / NA
NA / NA
Education
Support contact center for virtual homeschooling academy
K12
Herndon, VA
$919.6 million
Lance Smith
Senior director
2014
1413Peninsula Hospital -Blount Co. Major Employer only15
2347 Jones Bend Road
Louisville, TN 37777
865-970-9800
peninsulabehavioralhealth.org
28016
NA / NA
NA / NA
Medical
Hospital
Covenant Health
Knoxville, TN
$1.2 billion
Rick Lassiter
President, CAO, Parkwest Medical Center
1972
1514TReinhart Foodservice
4721 Singleton Station Road
Louisville, TN 37777
865-970-7800
rfsdelivers.com
240
NA / NA
NA / NA
Distribution
Food service distribution
Reyes Holdings
Rosemont, IL
Keith Bowen
Division president
200817
1614TStandardAero
1029 Ross Drive
Maryville, TN 37801
865-983-2992
standardaero.com
237
235 / 2
235 / 0
Service
Repair center
Veritas Capital
Washington D.C., DC, USA
Kerry O'Sullivan
VP, general manager
1994
1716Cornerstone of Recovery
1214 Topside Road
Louisville, TN 37777
865-970-7747
cornerstoneofrecovery.com
220
NA / NA
NA / NA
Service
Chemical dependency treatment, addiction treatment
NA
NA
Steve McGrew
President, CEO
1989
1 134 ARW, 119 CACS, ANGTEC, TN Army Nat'l Guard; 2 Base commander; 3 Commander, 1-230 TAB, TN Army National Guard; 4 Commander, I.G. Brown Training and Education Center; 5 Formerly Newell Rubbermaid; 6 Temporary employees; 7 In Sept. 2015, Alcoa Inc. announced that it will be splitting into two publicly-traded companies. The Blount Co. company will take on the name of Arconic at the end of the year.; 8 2014 Alcoa Inc. sales; 9 Alcoa Global Primary Products; 10 Alcoa Tennessee Operations; 11 Source declined to participate. Information from Knoxville Chamber; 12 2015 revenue; 13 Source declined to participate. Information from Blount Partnership Economic Development; 14 Includes adjuncts; 15 Division of Parkwest Medical Center, member of Covenant Health; 16 Employment figure from the Blount Partnership. Peninsula Hospital is a division of Parkwest Medical Center, which has 1,928 employees; 17 Year RFS began servicing Blount County
Source: Individual company representatives, individual company Web sites. NA=not applicable or not available. This list and other Knoxville-area market data are available as Excel spreadsheets at www.knoxvillebiz.com. If you notice an error or omission, please contact Angela Akers at 865-342-6424 or lists@knoxvillebiz.com.

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