Home » Tag Archives: FOCUS (page 2)

Tag Archives: FOCUS

Dredge Jadwin has been keeping channels of the Mighty Mississippi open since 1933

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (COE) affectionately refers to the Dredge Jadwin as “a River Heroine.” The machine known as a dustpan dredge built in 1933 is still in operation keeping the channels of the Mississippi River open for shipping. The Mississippi River plays a critical role in the nation’s transportation system. “It is the cheapest way to move ...

Read More »

Former MDA employee, Jay McCarthy, returns as CFO

With 30 years experience in finance, banking and economic development, Jay McCarthy is prepared for his new position as chief financial officer for the Mississippi Development Authority. His experience has included previous stints with MDA along with work in the private sector. As chief financial officer, he oversees MDA’s Financial Resources and Accounting and Finance Divisions. In that capacity he ...

Read More »

Former MDA employee, Jay McCarthy, returns as CFO

With 30 years experience in finance, banking and economic development, Jay McCarthy is prepared for his new position as chief financial officer for the Mississippi Development Authority. His experience has included previous stints with MDA along with work in the private sector. As chief financial officer, he oversees MDA’s Financial Resources and Accounting and Finance Divisions. In that capacity he ...

Read More »