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Karlson heading EDC

Cary Karlson, who joined the Delta Economic Development Center (EDC) as interim executive director in February 2012, has been named the permanent executive director. Karlson has lived in Greenville his entire life. He began working at Lina’s Interiors in 1977 after graduating from Delta State University. At Lina’s, he developed a wholesale gift line that sold and distributed product throughout ...

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Oil spill cleanup company will locate in Greenville

GREENVILLE — A New Jersey-based company that manufactures green oil spill cleanup products is locating its headquarters in Greenville, according to the Delta Economic Development Center and the City of Greenville. Sarva Bio Remed LLC was in the incubator stages in Trenton, New Jersey but wanted to move closer to the BP oil spill disaster, as the environmentally friendly products ...

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Greenville hires new director

Larry Jones has worked in the Delta before, but on the western side of the Mississippi River in Arkansas. He’ll try his hand across the water starting Nov. 1. Jones, currently the deputy director for economic development for the city of Jackson, will take over as executive director of the Delta Economic Development Center in Washington County on Nov. 1. ...

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