Business Facilities magazine September/October 2013 issue cover story on pre-certified sites featured the Select Tennessee Certified Sites Program. The Austin Company's site selection division, Austin Consulting, is helping to administer the program and rigorous site certification process. Since the program's launch in June 2012, 22 sites have been certified in 16 counties across the state. Brandon Talbert, Austin Consulting Location Consultant, stated, "Each of these sites have been carefully evaluated in order to minimize development risks to potential end users." Read more at Tennessee's Pioneering Site-Certification Program .