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Clayton Named on the Forbes Best-in-State Employers 2022 List for Tennessee

October 25, 2022

MARYVILLE, Tenn., Oct. 25, 2022 – Clayton, a national home builder, has been recognized on the Forbes list of Best-in-State Employers 2022. This prestigious award is presented by Forbes and Statista Inc., the world-leading statistics portal and industry ranking provider.

America's Best-in-State Employers 2022 were identified in an independent survey based on a vast sample of approximately 70,000 Americans working for companies with more than 500 employees in the USA. Across 25 industry sectors, 1,380 employer brands were ranked among the top employers.

The evaluation was based on direct and indirect recommendations from employees who were asked to rate their willingness to recommend their own employers to friends and family. Employees were also asked to evaluate other employers in their respective industry and state that stood out either positively or negatively.

Clayton is honored to be recognized on the Forbes list of Best-in-State Employers 2022, ranking 5th in Tennessee.

“Our team members truly embody our purpose of opening doors to a better life,” said Bryan Hayes, Clayton Director of Corporate HR. “We strive to provide fulfilling careers that allow team members to thrive by offering incredible amenities, embracing remote work opportunities, and utilizing the latest technology, allowing us to be a home for thousands of people.”

Clayton is committed to providing and investing in a world class team member experience. We value the growth and development of our team members by nurturing a strong culture and providing leadership and development programs across all levels.

About Clayton
Founded in 1956, Clayton is committed to opening doors to a better life and building happyness® through homeownership. As a diverse builder committed to quality and durability, Clayton offers traditional site-built homes and off-site built housing – including modular homes, manufactured homes, CrossMod™ homes, tiny homes, college dormitories, military barracks and apartments. All Clayton Built® homes are proudly designed, engineered and assembled in America. In 2021, Clayton built 60,701 homes across the country. Clayton is a Berkshire Hathaway company. For more information, visit

*CrossMod is a trademark of Manufactured Housing Institute.