Jul 2013

Nissan Canton Building Supplier Park

Canton, Miss. (July 30, 2013) – Gov. Phil Bryant and officials from Nissan announced today the company will construct a Nissan Supplier Park near the company’s Canton vehicle assembly plant. The expansion will support 800 jobs, including 400 newly created supplier jobs and 400 hires Nissan has made since June 1 in anticipation of the project. […]
General | News Room | Jul 26

MDA Sponsors Peavey Space Camp

Meridian, Miss. (July 26, 2013) – Partnering with the Mississippi Development Authority and Meridian Community College’s Workforce Development Center, Peavey Electronics Corporation will host the company’s first Peavey Space Camp starting Monday, July 29. The five-day camp offered to Meridian area students will use a hands-on STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) curriculum to showcase how […]

Tecumseh Products Expanding in Verona

Verona, Miss. (July 24, 2013) – Governor Phil Bryant and officials from Tecumseh Products Company announced today the creation of up to 150 new jobs over the next five years and the retention of 350 jobs at their Verona facility to meet the increased global demand for their products. The expansion represents a significant multi-million […]

CalStar Locating in Columbus

Columbus, Miss. (July 2, 2013) – Officials from CalStar have announced the company is locating manufacturing operations in Columbus, Miss. The project represents a company investment of $8 million and will initially create 17 jobs, increasing to 58 over three years. The facility is expected to be operational in the first quarter of 2014. CalStar […]