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MCBL&F presents 2019 Outstanding Madison County Young Professional award

The Madison County Business League & Foundation (MCBL&F) presented the 2019 Outstanding Young Professional Award to BancorpSouth’s Madison County President Grant Montgomery. Cecil Harper, MCBL&F 2018-19 Chairman, presented the award to Montgomery at the 11th annual Vision Celebration at the Country Club of Jackson on October 1st to a group of 485 Members, guests and elected officials. MCBL&F created the ...

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Hu Meena receives 2019 Visionary Leadership Award

The Madison County Business League & Foundation (MCBL&F) and the Madison County Economic Development Authority (MCEDA) presented the 2019 Visionary Leadership Award to C Spire Chairman and CEO Hu Meena. Cecil Harper, MCBL&F 2018-19 Chairman, presented the award at the 11th annual Vision Celebration at the Country Club of Jackson on October 1st to a group of 485 Members, guests ...

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MMC Materials, Inc. presented 2019 Vision Award

The Madison County Business League & Foundation (MCBL&F) and the Madison County Economic Development Authority (MCEDA) presented the 2019 Vision Award to MMC Materials, Inc. MCEDA Executive Director Joey Deason presented the award to MMC Materials, Inc. President Rodney Grogan at the 11th annual Vision Celebration held at the Country Club of Jackson on October 1st before a group of ...

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MCBL&F announces the 2019-20 Board of Directors and Officers

The Madison County Business League & Foundation announces the 2019-20 Board of Directors and officers. The mission of the Madison County Business League & Foundation is to bring together, under one organization, the voice of numerous entities in order to establish a clear and concise message for the future. This organization, which is comprised of elected, appointed, business and individual ...

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MCBL&F announces 2019-20 Young Professional Steering Committee Members/Officers

The Madison County Business League & Foundation announces the 2019-20 Young Professional Steering Committee and Officers. The mission of the Madison County Business League & Foundation Young Professionals is to provide young professionals and entrepreneurs with the opportunity to build relationships, serve the community and engage with business, political and civil leaders; thus, investing in the professional development of Madison ...

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Mississippi Main Street hires Jennifer Prather

The Mississippi Main Street Association has hired Jennifer Prather of Starkville as the new Director of Community Development for the statewide organization. Prather has served as the Director of Main Street and Tourism for The Greater Starkville Development Partnership since 2017 and has also served as the interim Chief Executive Officer for the past year. As director, Prather has focused ...

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Donna Gray earns CVP Designation

Donna Gray, Vicksburg Convention Center Business Manager, earned her Certified Venue Professional designation. Venue professionals who earn the CVP designation are recognized, by those inside and outside the industry, as skilled in their profession.

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Stafford, new officers elected to Mississippi Main Street board

A new slate of executive officers has been elected to the Mississippi Main Street Association . Kevin Stafford of Neel-Schaffer, Inc. in Columbus has been elected the MMSA Board President for 2019-2020. Stafford joined Neel-Schaffer in 1999 and now serves as the firm’s North Mississippi manager, working out of the Columbus office. Stafford’s 20 years of experience includes engineering design ...

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Chamber awarded Pete Taylor Partnership of Excellence Award

The military and school partnership of Columbus & Lowndes County is the Second Place winner of the 2019 Pete Taylor Partnership of Excellence earning an Exemplary Partnership designation in the category of Total Community Partnership. The award was presented on July 23, 2019 at the Military Child Education Coalition’s Annual National Training Seminar in Washington D.C. Among the 5 total ...

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Greenwood Utilities a good fit for longtime employee

By DAVID MONROE / Greenwood Commonwealth GREENWOOD — Mike Nix says the most used app on his phone is The Weather Channel — for good reason. On Thursday (July 11), with rain and wind in the forecast for the weekend and beyond, Greenwood Utilities’ vice president of electric operations had already met with his team that morning to discuss their ...

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