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Hutchings joins Marketing Alliance team

Nov 6, 2017 - Marketing Alliance
Karen Hutchings of Orlando has joined Marketing Alliance, Inc., a destination marketing firm specializing in economic development, tourism and real…

MSU entrepreneurship research ranked in top 10 for global impact

Oct 5, 2017 - Starkville, MS
International scholars are recognizing Mississippi State University as a top-10 global institution for impactful entrepreneurship research. A forthcoming article in…

MISSISSIPPI CODING ACADEMIES TO KICK OFF IN JACKSON AND COLUMBUS

Oct 3, 2017 - Mississippi Coding Academies
The Mississippi Development Authority, Mississippi Community College Board and Innovate Mississippi announce the creation of Mississippi Coding Academies. The academies…

C Spire expanding high-speed Internet to over 250,000 consumers, businesses

Sep 25, 2017 - Ridgeland, MS
C Spire is launching a major private sector technology deployment this fall that promises a massive expansion of ultra-fast broadband…

Tupelo a Semi-Finalist for Great American Main Street Award

Sep 22, 2017 - Downtown Tupelo Main Street Association
Downtown Tupelo Main Street Association was announced as a Top Ten Semi-Finalist for the Great American Main Street Award (GAMSA)…

Marketing Alliance, Inc. announces the expansion of creative services to Punta Gorda, Florida

Sep 22, 2017 - Marketing Alliance, Inc
Marketing Alliance, Inc., announces the relocation of their creative team to Southwest Florida. Specializing in economic development, tourism, and real…

Mississippi ranks 9th in solar growth in second quarter

Sep 22, 2017 - Mississippi, Solar Growth, MS Power, Entergy, Cooperative Energy
Mississippi ranked ninth in the country in solar power growth in the second quarter by adding 92.9 megawatts, thanks largely…

NEMCC Manufacturing Academy Cuts the Ribbon

Sep 19, 2017 - Iuka, MS
NEMCC Manufacturing Academy Cuts the Ribbon President Ricky Ford and Tishomingo County Supervisor Brandon Grissom are joined by local, state,…

NEMCC Manufacturing Academy Cuts the Ribbon

Sep 19, 2017 - Iuka, MS
NEMCC Manufacturing Academy Cuts the Ribbon President Ricky Ford and Tishomingo County Supervisor Brandon Grissom are joined by local, state,…

Greater Jackson Alliance Recognized as Top 25 Economic Development Organization in North America

Sep 18, 2017 - Toronto, ON., Greater Jackson Alliance
Greater Jackson Alliance Recognized as Top 25 Economic Development Organization in North America Community Systems Digital 25 Awards Digital Leaders…



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