Sep 2018
General | News Room | Sep 25

Automotive Service Equipment Manufacturer Hunter Engineering Growing in Durant

Jackson, Mississippi — September 25, 2018 — Automotive service equipment manufacturer Hunter Engineering is expanding operations in Durant, Mississippi. The project is an $8 million corporate investment and creates 60 jobs. “Hunter Engineering’s expansion in Holmes County and creation of so many new jobs is a strong indicator that the efforts of our state, regional and local leaders […]
General | News Room | Sep 24

North MS Tool, Inc., Relocates Operations, Creates 10 Jobs

Jackson, Mississippi — September 24, 2018 — North MS Tool, Inc., is growing by relocating its operations from Booneville to Ripley, Mississippi. The project is a $700,000 corporate investment and creates 10 jobs. “When our existing companies, such as North MS Tool, choose to grow in the state, they are showing the world Mississippi is a great […]
General | News Room | Sep 24

Mississippi Development Authority Now Accepting Applications for 2018 Governor’s Awards for Excellence in Exporting

Jackson, Mississippi — September 24, 2018 — The Mississippi Development Authority is now accepting nominations for the 2018 Governor’s Awards for Excellence in Exporting. The awards will be presented by Governor Phil Bryant on December 7 during a ceremony at the Old Capitol Inn in Jackson, Mississippi. The Governor’s Awards for Excellence in Exporting recognize Mississippi companies for […]
General | News Room | Sep 11

Mississippi Writers Trail Unveils First Marker Honoring Eudora Welty

Jackson, Mississippi — September 10, 2018 — The Mississippi Writers Trail begins with the dedication of the inaugural marker honoring Eudora Welty. “An international treasure in the literary world, Eudora Welty’s works stand the test of time, influencing generations of writers and sharing Mississippi with the world,” said Visit Mississippi Director Craig Ray. “This trail celebrates the […]

The Entrepreneur Center @ MDA 2018 Webinar Series to help Boost Entrepreneurs’ Business Profiles in Mississippi

Jackson, Mississippi — September 4, 2018 — The Entrepreneur Center @ Mississippi Development Authority’s 2018 Fall Webinar Series kicks off at noon on Tuesday, September 11 with “Brand & Social Media Marketing” presented by Mississippi College marketing professor John Brandon. “Mississippi is quickly becoming known around the country as the place where entrepreneurs can achieve their goals,” said […]