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Missing teen lured away by video game chat resurfaces

A northwest Mississippi teenager has resurfaced in Illinois four days after he went missing. Olive Branch police say 14-year-old John Aubrey Peal III turned himself in Sunday at an Illinois fire station. Peal had been missing since Wednesday. His parents told local news outlets that Peal left after he made plans to meet someone in person whom he contacted using ...

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LEC’s IIoT Technology garners two 2018 Telecoms Awards

LEC, Inc., recently announced the company’s receipt of two TMT News 2018 Telecoms Awards: Best Industrial Automation Software Provider – USA IIoT Platform of the Year: iQ2™: Intelligence. Squared. The 2018 TMT News Telecoms Awards acknowledge those who have gone beyond their duty to provide technologies that innovate industry. The two honors recognize LEC’s success and leadership in producing automation ...

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Cicayda’s Vick accepted into Forbes Technology Council

Cicayda, a legal technology firm, recently announced that its Chief Strategy Officer Aaron Vick has been accepted into the Forbes Technology Council, an invitation-only community for world-class CIOs, CTOs and technology executives. He is the first Mississippi native and resident to be accepted as a member. Cicayda is a leading legal technology firm that combines powerful software and analytics with ...

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Synergetics grows with 7 new employees

Synergetics, an IT solutions and consulting firm, recently hired seven new employees. Morgan deGraaf joins Synergetics as a Sales Account Manager for the Alabama territory. DeGraaf has a customer service background with a focus on custom technology solutions. Owen Williams joins Synergetics as the Purchasing and Receiving Agent. Previously Williams was a purchasing clerk at Kirby Building Systems. Susan Deng ...

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Vertex Aerospace Madison location named as corporate headquarters

Vertex Aerospace was recently acquired by American Industrial Partners, which has named Vertex’s Madison, Mississippi, location as its new headquarters. The announcement marks a $1.42 million corporate investment and creates approximately 70 new jobs over the next two years. “Vertex Aerospace has long been known around the state, the U.S. and the world as an industry leader in the aerospace ...

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Two appointed at TEC

TEC appointed Erica Grant Hines as Marketing Assistant in Jackson. Hines will be responsible for assisting the marketing team in the implementation of all marketing activities. Hines, a Belhaven University graduate, joins TEC with over 10 years of experience in the Marketing field. Hines lives in Ridgeland with her children, Kobe and Kaleb. TEC also appointed John Fletcher as Technician ...

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Social media anxiety: Separating personal views from business not always easy

By DENNIS SEID / Daily Journal TUPELO – Anyone who knows Tim Tubb knows he has strongly held opinions and isn’t afraid to let others hear them. Recently, he posted a comment on his personal Facebook page that went viral, garnering more than 2,500 reactions and nearly 145,000 shares. Marketing and social media experts say steering clear of hot-button issues ...

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C Spire Cloud Metro Edge service wins top cloud computing industry award

The managed services unit for C Spire, a diversified telecommunications and technology services company, has won a national cloud computing industry award for expansion of its Cloud Metro Edge services across most of the Midwest and Southeastern regions of the U.S. C Spire was one of 21 cloud-based firms across the country honored by Cloud Computing Magazine and TMC for ...

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C Spire buying Birmingham-based provider

MBJ staff C Spire announced on Tuesday the acquisition of Birmingham-based based Links, a highly regarded and rapidly growing resell, cloud, managed and professional services provider. Terms of the transaction between the two private companies were not disclosed, but Ridgeland-based C Spire said it expects to complete the acquisition and merger within 60 to 90 days. Founded in 2001, TekLinks’ primary operations ...

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