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Innovate Mississippi Publishes Its Statewide Statistics on Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Startup Growth

March 17th, 2017

(Jackson, Miss.) – Innovate Mississippi announced that its 2016-17 annual publication, the Innovation Report, has been published and is available to the public online (at http://innovatems.uberflip.com/i/789927-innovation-report-2017) and in print. The […]

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Join Us for The 2017 Entrepreneur Center @MDA Spring Webinar Series

March 17th, 2017

The Entrepreneur Center @ Mississippi Development Authority will kick-off its 2017 Spring Webinar Series on Tuesday, April 4 at noon with a presentation on “Branding – Raising Brand Awareness”. Darren […]

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Innovate Mississippi Launches “Code Mississippi” Statewide

March 14th, 2017

(Jackson, Miss.) – Innovate Mississippi announces the launch of the new Code Mississippi program (www.codems.net), a strategic initiative that was created to help organize coding resources and bring coding leaders […]

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Innovate Mississippi to Hold Press Conference Announcing “Code Mississippi”

March 8th, 2017

(Jackson, Miss.) – Innovate Mississippi announced today that it will lead a press conference Wednesday, March 8, at 10:00 a.m. to announce its new Code Mississippi program (www.codems.net). The press […]

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JOSH MABUS — You can compete with the big guys

February 28th, 2017

A few weeks ago, some of America’s largest brands took a $5 million gamble to try to move us emotionally. Some of the commercials were funny. One or two were […]

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MEDC recognizes Mississippi State’s CAVS Extension for jobs reshoring initiative

February 23rd, 2017

STARKVILLE, Miss.–Mississippi State’s Center for Advanced Vehicular Systems Extension is a major honoree of the Mississippi Economic Development Council. The university’s Canton-based office recently accepted the Community Economic Development Award […]

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How a Rural Mississippi Town Created a New Local Economy to Rebuild its Main Street

February 22nd, 2017

When Kagan Coughlin and Alexe van Beuren first visited Water Valley, Mississippi a decade ago, the majority of the storefronts on the small town’s Main Street were empty. But the […]

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Tony Jeff: Smart home automation and connectivity

February 22nd, 2017

Posted by: Contributing columnist, CLARION LEDGER FEATURE, BUSINESS, February 15, 2017: Since at least the introduction of The Jetson’s television show in 1962, the hope of a fully automated “smart home” […]

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Bill Rayburn Inspires Entrepreneurs With Oxford’s Expected Growth

February 14th, 2017

The Oxford Conference Center hosted the third annual Innovate Mississippi’s Discovery Luncheon earlier today. The seminar was held for entrepreneurs in the Oxford area and served as the kick-off event […]

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Laurel Discovery Luncheon to Spotlight Local Businesses

February 6th, 2017

(Jackson, Miss.) – Innovate Mississippi announces that its 2017 Discovery Luncheon series will kick-off in Laurel, and as a first-time event for Jones County. It will be held Thursday, February […]

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