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State honored by mag for Continental Tire deal

May 10, 2017 - Continental Tire
Trade & Industry Development magazine recently awarded the state of Mississippi a 2017 Corporate Investment and Community Impact, or CiCi, Award…


May 3, 2017 - Gulfort Main Street
The National Main Street Center announced today the winners of its annual “Innovation on Main Street” awards, including Gulfport Main…

Mississippi State selected to lead Homeland Security UAS test site

Apr 21, 2017 - Starkville, MS
Mississippi State University will lead a major research and development project for the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) after a…

Mississippi-based C Spire trying new technology on high-speed broadband

Mar 9, 2017 - C Spire
There is a lot going on in the technology world. And C Spire, a Mississippi-based technology company in Ridgeland, is…

Pablo Diaz to Lead a Joint Consolidation Effort

Jan 21, 2017 - Vicksburg, MS
Vicksburg, MS - 02/21/2017 - The Warren County Port Commission, The Vicksburg-Warren County Chamber of Commerce, and the Warren County…

Fernandez takes role with DeSoto Council

Jan 17, 2017 - Desoto County, MS
Long-time Hernando Main Street Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Susan Fernandez has stepped down in her role as director and…

State wins ‘deal of year’ for landing Continental

Jan 12, 2017
Mississippi has been awarded Business Facilities’ 2016 Economic Development Deal of the Year for recruiting Continental Tire’s commercial vehicle tire…

Mississippi Development Authority to lead Business Development Mission to Dubai

Jan 10, 2017 - Jackson, MS
Mississippi companies interested in initiating or expanding trade with business prospects Dubai and Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates and Jordan…

Joe Azar named Director of Economic Development for the Panola Partnership

Jan 9, 2017 - Batesville, MS
On Monday, January 9, 2017, the executive board of the Panola Partnership unanimously voted to offer the Director of Economic…

County certified as ACT Work Ready Community

Jan 8, 2017 - Washington County, MS
The Washington County Economic Alliance is pleased to announce that Washington County is now a certified ACT Work Ready Community.…

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