Home » Tag Archives: Jon Maynard

Tag Archives: Jon Maynard

AdvoCare Entrepreneur Challenge to gauge resources in Oxford area

A new entrepreneur’s competition has launched in Oxford that offers something a little different from similar programs. Winning competitors, in addition to the usual coach/mentoring services and other perks, will vie for attractive cash prizes. However, the AdvoCare Entrepreneur Challenge — representing a partnership between the Oxford-Lafayette County Economic Development Foundation and Plano, Texas-based AdvoCare International, L.P. — was also ...

Read More »

Event to look at tomorrow's Oxford

An economic development organization is putting the future of its community on the front burner today. On Oct. 15, the Oxford Lafayette County Economic Development Foundation will host an event that will examine the future of Oxford in the arena of entrepreneurship and technology growth. The event, hosted by the EDF’s Entrepreneurial Alliance and Innovate Mississippi, will be held in ...

Read More »

MEDC elects new officers, directors

The Mississippi Economic Development Council Inc. (MEDC) elected officers and directors at its 2010 Summer Conference in Biloxi. Christy Knapp, Oxford, was elected president; Tom Troxler, president-elect; Barbara Smith, Tupelo, vice president chamber development; Blake Wallace, Jackson, vice president community development; Cliff Brumfield, Brookhaven, vice president economic development; Tim Mood, Ridgeland, secretary-treasurer; and, Larry Barnett, Gulfport, immediate past president. Newly ...

Read More »