Mississippi offers a number of business incentive programs to established businesses to support site acquisition, building and equipment purchases; increase productivity, and reduce state income tax liability.See Incentives
Our Retention and Expansion Team assists existing businesses throughout the state by offering financial incentives, providing training resources, and coordinating efforts with economic development partners. Our team travels the country, holding one-on-one meetings with business that operate in Mississippi to foster strong relationships and encourage expansion and economic growth throughout the state.
Our Business Development Team supports the state’s businesses through a variety of marketing, information, and technical assistance programs to our Mississippi industries.
Tracey Giles , Deputy Chief of Economic Development
Gena Lentz , Director of Foreign Investment
Mary Ann Myers , Workforce Specialist
Katherine Lanford , Workforce Specialist
Sandra Banyard , Administrative Assistant
Valerie Crout , Manager, Special Programs
Sara Doss , Project Manager
Ross Ivey , Project Manager
Daniel Lang , Project Manager
Thomas McElroy , Project Manager
Gabriella Nuzzo , Project Manager
Joey Roberts , Project Manager
Erin Gordon , Project Manager