Serving three counties, with one mission: Economic Development.
The HTL Advantage office is located in Covington, Tennessee, with satellite offices in Ripley and Brownsville. HTL Advantage is run by President and CEO, Duane Lavery, CEcD. HTL Advantage prides itself on keeping West Tennessee growing.
HTL Advantage is a three county economic development coalition that began with a set of specific goals on how to improve existing businesses and how to bring new industries into Haywood, Tipton, and Lauderdale (HTL) counties.
HTL has worked with several other organizations and businesses to make their aspirations a reality. The State of Tennessee Economic and Community Development Department (ECD), Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA), the local electric service providers, Tennessee Economic Development Council (TEDC), Tennessee Economic Partnership (TEP), West Tennessee Industrial Association (WTIA),local Chambers of Commerce and regional schools and training facilities, all contribute to HTL Advantage’s successes.