Jun 2016

hago Automotive Cranks Up Production in Iuka

Jackson, Mississippi — June 16, 2016 — Just six months after announcing hago Automotive’s move to Mississippi, Governor Phil Bryant and company officials celebrate the opening of hago’s new operations at Yellow Creek Port in Iuka, Mississippi. “The skilled workers and strong business climate found in Tishomingo County and all throughout the state will help […]
General | News Room | Jun 15

2016 Governor’s Export Summit, Awards for Excellence in Exporting Ceremony to be held Aug. 26 in Jackson

Jackson, Mississippi — June 15, 2016 — Push your company’s sales into the international marketplace with advice and examples provided at the 2016 Governor’s Export Summit and Awards for Excellence in Exporting event which will be held Friday, August 26. The event will take place at the Jackson Convention Complex, located at 105 E. Pascagoula Street in downtown Jackson. […]
General | News Room | Jun 14

Continental Tire the Americas, LLC Town Hall Meeting to be held June 21 in Clinton

Jackson, Mississippi — June 14, 2016 — Learn more about the future Continental Tire manufacturing plant Tuesday, June 21, from 6 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. at Clinton High School Auditorium, located at 401 Arrow Drive in Clinton, Mississippi. Open to the public, the town hall-style meeting will provide updates about the plant, which will be built […]
General | News Room | Jun 9

BMSI Manufactures 100 New Jobs in Burnsville

Jackson, Mississippi — Officials from industrial general contractor BMSI Inc. announced today the company is creating 100 jobs and investing $6 million in new manufacturing operations in Burnsville. “Tishomingo County has experienced significant economic growth in recent months,” Governor Phil Bryant said. “I am pleased to continue the momentum as BMSI becomes the newest member of […]
General | News Room | Jun 7

Mississippi Wins Sixth Consecutive Silver Shovel Award

Jackson, Mississippi — June 7, 2016— Mississippi receives a Silver Shovel Award for its sixth consecutive year from Area Development magazine. The award is based on economic development effectiveness. Area Development is a leading economic development publication covering site selection and facility planning. “Mississippi Development Authority and economic development professionals strive to provide companies with an environment which […]
General | News Room | Jun 3

Milwaukee Tool Hammers Out 75 New Jobs in Greenwood

Jackson, Mississippi — Professional-grade power and hand tool manufacturer Milwaukee Tool is creating 75 new jobs – 10 of which have been filled – and investing $1.5 million in an expansion at its original facility in Greenwood. The company is expanding to meet an increase in product demand. “Milwaukee Tool is a major economic driver for Greenwood […]