Chief Executive magazine en Tennessee Named a Top State for Business <p>Chief Executive magazine has named Tennessee one of the four top states for business.&nbsp; Tennessee ranked fourth in the annual ratings for the second straight year. Others in the top five were Texas, Florida, North Carolina and Indiana.&nbsp; Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development commissioner Bill Hagerty says the state continuously works to create and maintain a business friendly environment that encourages companies to grow and invest in Tennessee.</p> Mon, 07 May 2012 14:03:11 +0000 Associated Press 17876 at Tennessee Named a Top State for Business