The company, which specializes in creating fingerprinting—or biometric—technology for identity management and background checks, is expected to make a $2.3 million investment and bring 142 new jobs to the area, according to the TNECD.
“IBT is excited to establish our headquarters in Franklin, Tennessee. We are a biometric technology company providing services to state and federal governments as well as the consumer markets through our sports and entertainment products," IBT CEO Charles Carroll said in a release. "Being part of the Williamson County community will greatly assist and enhance our future development and growth.”
According to the company, IBT partnered with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security to implement biometric enrollment and state criminal history checks after 9/11.
An exact location for the company and timeline for moving has not been announced.