Philips to build health technology center in TennesseeAug 27, 2017
Dutch giant Royal Philips announced plan Thursday to build a health technology center in Tennessee that officials expect will create more than 800 jobs in the Nashville area over the next two years.
“We take great pride in the health care strength here in Middle Tennessee, and this company will only add to that,” Gov. Bill Haslam said. “I can’t think of a better company than Philips to complement and support Nashville’s regional health care community.”
Haslam said he had hosted Philips executives at the governor’s mansion and also visited officials in Amsterdam on a recent trade mission to Europe and praised the company’s “depth and talent and commitment.”