• TN-China Network Blog


    China- and Trade-Related Job Openings in Tennessee

    Please see below for a list of job openings at Chinese-owned/invested companies in Tennessee and at US trade-related companies in Tennessee. The jobs are organized by region of the state (East, Middle, West) and then further subdivided by city (in alphabetical order within the region). East Tennessee Chattanooga Sharp Electronics Corporation Sharp Electronics Corporation (SEC) […]

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    Footwear Industries of Tennessee Seeks Interpreter

      Position:  Full-time or part-time interpreter/translator  (Mandarin Chinese – English) Responsibilities:  Assist Chinese technicians to carry out on-the-job training in footwear manufacturing processes. Working Hours:  8:00 am  – 5:00 pm, Monday – Friday Location:  Jefferson City, TN Contact:  Mr. David O’Toole (865-773-4274) david.otoole@fit-usa.com

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    TNCN Discusses Chinese Investment in East TN in Knoxville News Sentinel Sunday

    TN-China Network’s Executive Director, Elizabeth Rowland, was interviewed by the Knoxville News Sentinel on Chinese investment in East Tennessee. The article was published Sunday. Below are excerpts: In East Tennessee, The TN China Network, which promotes business connections between the state and China, lists six projects resulting from Chinese investment. …. Tennessee offers a number […]

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    “Ni Hao, Y’all: US hinterlands Woo Chinese Firms”

    In case you missed it in June, check out this article on Chinese investment in small town America, particularly in the South. It also includes a quote from the chairwoman of a Chinese company that recently opened a factory in Tennessee, Footwear Industries of Tennessee (FIT): “Being close to the marketplace is good for everybody,” […]

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