Business Assistance


How Can We Help?

Our job is to understand our company’s needs, respond promptly, and coordinate the entities and resources necessary for heightened growth in our community. With job retention and creation at our mission’s core, we see growth assistance as a top priority.

Other services include:

PERMITTING ASSISTANCE SITE SELECTION Governmental Affairs Workforce Training Education Initiatives SMALL BUSINESS LENDING Demographics Public / Private Partnerships Utilities/Infrastructure Assistance Real Estate Marketing Tax and Tax Incentives Assistance

Greater Hattiesburg

Why Choose Us?


Diverse Economy Base

Economic Vibrancy

148,916 total population (ESRI 2016)

$3.1 Billion in annual retail sales for 2016

5.5% annual unemployment rate (MDES 2016)

Over 150,000 labor force within 45 minutes

$58,514 average Household income (ESRI 2016)

29.17% Bachelor's degree or higher (ESRI 2016)

Diverse Manufacturing Base

2 of the top 5 high schools in MS

Over 27,000 Higher education students

Hattiesburg named most livable city In America for 2015 (United States Conference of Mayors)

Utility Allies