By LYNN LOFTON Women-owned businesses are flourishing in Mississippi and the facts prove it. These businesses increased by 81 percent between 1997 and 2014, according to a study conducted by American Express OPEN, earning the state a spot among the top five states in the country. This growing percentage is part of an ongoing American […] [...]
by MBJ Staff Published: September 9,2014
Tags: award, Craig Harvey, CSC, Enterprise for Innovative Geospatial Solutions, Geocent, Global Commerce & Services, Loglinear Group, Melhcorp LLC, NVision Solutions Inc., technology, The West End, U.S. Small Business Administration Geospatial Regional Innovative Cluster, Worldwinds Inc.
HANCOCK COUNTY — The Enterprise for Innovative Geospatial Solutions (EIGS) has unveiled its key business metrics and business award winners for the 2014 U.S. Small Business Administration Geospatial Regional Innovative Cluster. The EIGS presented Cluster Awards for 2014 in eight categories. They are: Global Commerce & Services — New Member of the Year • Melhcorp, […] [...]
In a meeting several years ago in the office of the Chancellor at the University of Mississippi, five start-up business owners met with a representative from a national entrepreneurship foundation. In the conversation, the representative shared the familiar statistics about start-up failures with the group. One of the business owners strongly disagreed with the proposition […] [...]