Apr 2014

ACCO Adding Call Center at Booneville Location

Booneville, Miss. (April 22, 2014) — Gov. Phil Bryant and officials from office products supplier ACCO Brands announced today the company is adding call center operations at its location in Booneville, Miss. The project represents a corporate investment of $1.6 million and will create 162 full-time jobs. ACCO Brands last expanded its operations in Booneville […]

Blue Springs Plant Manufactures First Corolla for Export

BLUE SPRINGS, Miss. (April 17, 2014) — Gov. Phil Bryant and officials from Toyota Motor Manufacturing Mississippi gathered today in Blue Springs to celebrate the production of the first Toyota Corolla manufactured in Mississippi for export to customers in Central and South America and the Caribbean. This year, TMMMS will export more than 7,500 Mississippi-built […]
Energy | News Room | Apr 8

2014 Energy Smart Award Winner Announced

Jackson, Miss. (April 8, 2014) – The Energy & Natural Resources Division of the Mississippi Development Authority announces the selection of Taylor Gaines as the winner of the 2014 Energy Smart Award for the Region II Science and Engineering Fair. The event was held March 18 on the campus of Jackson State University in Jackson, […]

Behold Home, Inc. Locating in Smithville

Jackson, Miss, (April 4, 2014) — Gov. Phil Bryant and officials from Behold Home, Inc. announced today the company is locating manufacturing operations in Smithville, Miss. The project will create 80 jobs over three years. Behold Home is a start-up motion furniture manufacturing company started by veteran furniture manufacturers from northeast Mississippi. “I appreciate the […]