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MEC announces Future Leadership and elected officers

Mississippi Economic Council (MEC) has announced its future leadership and the elected officers include the following: · William A. “Lex” Taylor III, President and Chairman of the Board of The Taylor Group of Companies, Inc., as MEC’s 2019-2020 Chair. · Anthony L. Wilson, President and CEO of Mississippi Power, as MEC’s 2020-2021 Chair. · Augustus L. (Leon) Collins, Chief Executive ...

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Richard Sun named AITP Mississippian of the Year

The Mississippi Coding Academies and Innovate Mississippi proudly announce that Richard A. Sun, CFA, was named Mississippian of the Year for 2018 by the Jackson Chapter of CompTIA’s Association of Information Technology Professionals (AITP) on January 31 at Anjou Restaurant in Ridgeland. This award is given annually by AITP to a Mississippian who has had a significant impact on the ...

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Hub International acquires assets of Fortenberry McNamara LLC

Hub International Limited a leading global insurance brokerage, announced today it has acquired the assets of Fortenberry McNamara LLC. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Fortenberry McNamara, a division of Executive Planning Group P.A., located in Jackson, is an employee benefits consulting company that provides insurance underwriting, employee benefits and human resource consulting. William McNamara, one of the owners ...

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Boxx: State fares well at Internet trading

By CALLIE DANIELS BRYANT mbj@msbusiness.com Mississippi exports around $11 billion internationally, and the Mississippi Development Authority’s International Trade Office director Rose Boxx wants to increase those numbers. “In my opinion,” she said, “Mississippi has fared very well internationally. We have a very aggressive trade promotion program in our state, especially considering the size of Mississippi in comparison to other Southern ...

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