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Madison County Creative Economy Council launches quality of life website

The Madison County Creative Economy Council (MCCEC) comprised of the Canton Chamber Main Street Association, Canton Convention Visitors Bureau & Film Office, Flora Area Chamber of Commerce, Madison County Chamber of Commerce, madison the City Chamber of Commerce, Ridgeland Chamber of Commerce, Ridgeland Tourism Commission, Madison County Business League, Madison County Economic Development Authority and the Madison County Foundation launched a quality of life website on October 1, 2013, according to a press released.

According to the release, just like Mississippi’s Creative Economy, Madison County is a crossroad of people, places and prosperity. It’s the creative people, businesses, organizations and places that contribute to the remarkable quality of life we enjoy here. These creative individuals and entities contribute significantly to our local economy. Ours is an entrepreneurial economy, and creativity is quickly becoming the key to competitive advantage in many of the fastest-growing sectors in our county. You’ll learn how Madison County’s creative economy is a direct source of economic growth, jobs and wealth. Our strong creative and cultural setting provides an environment that offers interesting attractions, entertainment and culture.

The MCCEC is presenting this web site as a collective gathering space and bridge to connect our county’s rich history, events, attractions and creative assets. You’ll find a centralized calendar of all county events right here, and you’ll learn more about the many exciting attractions that make Madison County such a special place.

The website can be accessed at www.madison-co.com/events here …

For more information, please contact Jan Collins at collins.jan01@gmail.com or 601-832-5592.

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About Ross Reily

Ross Reily is editor of the Mississippi Business Journal. He is a husband to an amazing wife, dad to 3 crazy kids and 2 dogs. He is also a fan of the Delta State Fighting Okra and the Boston Red Sox.

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  1. just another way to give somebody a easy paying job that the tax payer foots the bill

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