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Sanderson Farms Names New Corporate Processing Manager

Casey Butts has been promoted to Corporate Processing Manager at Sanderson Farms, Inc., headquartered in Laurel. As a Corporate Processing Manager, Butts will provide leadership in the management and administration of the company’s 11 processing divisions and one further processing facility. He will work closely with plant management at the company’s McComb, Mississippi and Moultrie, Georgia processing facilities by providing ...

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Trustmark Promotes Matt Farrell to First Vice President

Trustmark has promoted Matt Farrell to First Vice President at its corporate headquarters in Jackson, where he serves as Commercial Relationship Manager. Farrell has 10 years of banking experience and has completed the Graduate School of Banking at Louisiana State University. He earned a Master of Business Administration from the University of Mississippi and a Bachelor of Science in Chemical ...

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MSU, Habitat for Humanity partner to build ninth Maroon Edition home

Mississippi State University and Starkville Area Habitat for Humanity officials recently broke ground on the ninth Maroon Edition home, which will be built this fall by volunteers from Habitat for Humanity and MSU. The groundbreaking ceremony officially kicked off construction of the house on Owens Street, which is being built for Habitat partner family Kareema Gillon and her two young ...

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Zizzi named president of CPA firm

Byrne Zizzi CPA, PLLC, recently named Emily Moore Zizzi, CPA, as the firm’s president. Zizzi has worked at the firm for 15 years in various roles and became a partner in 2013. She is responsible for managing the firm’s client services.  She is a native of Houston, Miss., and lives in Tupelo.

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Lauren Dieth joins People Lease

Lauren Dieth recently joined the People Lease in Ridgeland. She has over 10 years experience in customer service management and marketing management. Lauren holds an Associates of Science in Paralegal Technology from Hinds Community College and a Bachelor’s of Science in Business Administration with a Minor in Accounting from Mississippi College. Lauren is married to Charles Dieth and has two ...

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Fisher Phillips Recognized for Leading Collaboration by BTI Consulting Group

Fisher Phillips, a national law firm with an office in Gulfport, has been recognized by BTI Consulting Group for having Leading Collaboration across the law firm. The firm was one of 54 chosen nationally to receive this recognition. BTI’s “Law Firms with the Best Collaboration 2017” is based on in-depth telephone interviews with leading legal decision makers at large organizations ...

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BKD Announces Recent Promotions

Peder Johnson, managing partner of BKD’s Jackson, Mississippi office, recently announced the following promotions: » Aren Atkinson, CPA, has been promoted to Senior Associate I. She is a graduate of Mississippi College with a Bachelor and Masters of Accountancy. Atkinson focuses on providing audit services to clients in the Financial Services and Manufacturing and Distribution industries of BKD. She is ...

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