Archive | October 25th, 2012

CARTER: As in Mississippi, Florida’s jobs chief Gray Swoope exports jobs

October 25, 2012

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Here’s a question most all home-state business services professionals  eager to get a public contract have ponder: Why is it that a public official tends to think an “expert” is anyone who lives at least one state away? Which brings us to the latest episode of things that Gray Swoope, former executive director of the […]

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Toyota Mississippi executive David Copenhaver to retire

October 25, 2012

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BLUE SPRINGS — David Copenhaver, the highest ranking American at Toyota’s Mississippi plant, will retire at the end of the year. Copenhaver confirmed his plans during events this week to celebrate the first anniversary of Corolla production at the plant. He’ll wrap up his 16-year-career with Toyota on Dec. 21. Toyota sources say the change […]

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