Industry representatives from across The Enterprise region met on Thursday, February 22 at Red Hills Mine to network and receive updates from industry representatives across the state.
Mississippi Manufacturers Association attended the meeting. John Bass gave attendees a legislative update and discussed the BRIDGE Act and Shannon Hillman shared about the Manufacturers Marketplace.
The purpose of the quarterly industry to industry meetings is to inform, engage and connect industry leaders over a common topic/interest to share resources and collaborate.
The Mississippi Department of Education representative Bubba Weir attended and shared with employers an update from the Office of Career and Technical Education. Weir discussed with attendees interships and the relationship and role local employers can have with local career and technology centers.
The Enterprise of Mississippi appreciates the speakers who travel to share and inform local industry leaders.