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A Message from Gov. Phil Bryant

Thank you for your interest in what makes Mississippi work. Whether your businesses is hometown-based and looking to grow or is a global corporation look for a new place to call home, we want to talk to you about why the Magnolia State is the best fit for you.

We believe in collaborating to get things done for industries in our state. The continued success of our new and existing companies provides compelling testaments that our team is committed to building a strong and prosperous business climate for our corporate citizens.

In Mississippi, we are builders and doers. Look around and you will find Mississippians using advanced manufacturing techniques to make everything from high-precision jet aircraft parts and durable heavy equipment to world-renowned automobiles and the most sophisticated warships on the planet. From working with wood pulp and polymers to a multitude of high-performance materials, the capabilities of Mississippi employees are proven and impressive.

The State of Mississippi is capable of meeting your company’s workforce needs. To prove it, we are investing an additional $50 million into workforce training efforts over the next two years. Our research universities and network of community colleges stand ready to partner in providing customized and sustainable workforce solutions for today’s industries.

Our workforce system has produced thousands of success stories, and I encourage you to watch the videos on this website and hear for yourself what others are saying. Our capable team at the Mississippi Development Authority is ready to talk to you about your plans to start, relocate or expand your operations.

Once you see how we go the extra mile to make sure your venture is successful, you’ll wholeheartedly agree, Mississippi really works!


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Gov. Phil Bryant