Mar 2014

New Entrepreneur Center Opens

Jackson, Miss. (March 27, 2014) – Gov. Phil Bryant and officials from the Mississippi Development Authority cut the ribbon today on the agency’s new Entrepreneur Center, located on the first floor of the Woolfolk State Office Building in Jackson, Miss. MDA’s Entrepreneur Center provides services free-of-charge to individuals interested in starting a new business or […]
General | News Room | Mar 19

Business Opportunities in Philippines Seminar to be Held in Jackson

Jackson, Miss. (March 19, 2014) – The Mississippi Development Authority, Mississippi World Trade Center and the U.S. Department of Commerce will present a seminar entitled Exploring Business Opportunities in the Philippines on Friday, April 11, 2014 from 12:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. The event will be held in the Collaboratory at the MS e-Center at […]

Delta Furniture Expanding in Pontotoc

Pontotoc, Miss. (March 10, 2014)  —  Upholstered living room furniture manufacturer Delta Furniture Company announces the company is expanding operations at its Pontotoc, Miss., facility to accommodate an increase in production. The project represents a $520,000 corporate investment and will create 50 new jobs. “This year marks Delta Furniture’s fifth year of successful operations in […]
General | News Room | Mar 6

MDA Leading Business Trip to Central America

Jackson, Miss. (March 6, 2014) — Representatives from the Mississippi Development Authority will lead a delegation of Mississippi companies on a business development mission to Central America from June 9-13, 2014. The trip is designed to connect Mississippi businesses that want to expand trade and create new business relationships with qualified buyers. The mission includes […]
General | News Room | Mar 6

Mississippi Delegation to Attend SEUS-Canada Conference

Jackson, Miss. (March 6, 2014) — The state of Mississippi will lead a delegation of state business leaders and economic development professionals at the 7th Annual Southeastern U.S. – Canadian Provinces Alliance Conference. The event will be held May 4-6, 2014 at the Raleigh Convention Center in Raleigh, N.C. Mississippi businesses, economic developers, local officials […]