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Sep 24 2021

Accelerate Mississippi Awards MS Gulf Coast Community College Nearly $1M to Grow Diesel Tech Program

Accelerate Mississippi, the lead office for workforce development strategy and coordination, awarded Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College (MGCCC) with $941,701 to double the capacity of its Heavy Equipment Maintenance Technology program from 20 to 40 students each year. “To maximize economic prospects for Mississippians, we must prioritize and coordinate workforce training opportunities,” said Governor Tate Reeves. “My administration …

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Jul 27 2021

AccelerateMS Adds Key Team Members

On Tuesday, Executive Director Ryan Miller announced the addition of Bill Renick as Senior Advisor and Garrett McInnis as Deputy Director for External Affairs to the office of Accelerate Mississippi (AccelerateMS). The additions of Renick and McInnis serve as the first step in building out the executive team of AccelerateMS, the newly created lead office for Mississippi …

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Job One for New Office: Build Mississippi’s Workforce

“For the first time in state history, this is a coordinated approach to workforce development like we have never seen before.” To read the entire article in Site Selection Magazine, click this LINK. 

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3 days ago
Accelerate MS

Proud to call Edward a teammate!𝙰𝚕𝚞𝚖𝚗𝚒 𝚂𝚙𝚘𝚝𝚕𝚒𝚐𝚑𝚝 𝚘𝚏 𝚝𝚑𝚎 𝚆𝚎𝚎𝚔:

Edward Hargrove Jr is a 2013 graduate of Hattiesburg High School and serves as an Ecosystem Coordinator for AccelerateMS.

While in this role, Mr. Hargrove made an effort to connect with the Hattiesburg Culinary program, which he was a part of during his time at Hattiesburg High. He has since hired several students and actively serves on the Culinary Advisory Committee for the program.

Read the full story here: bit.ly/3R3jy5G

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Proud to call Edward a teammate!
2 weeks ago
Accelerate MS

Jamie did a great job sharing the impact this program is having!

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#careercoachCareer Coach Jamie Moffitt from Hernando High School had the opportunity to represent career coaches across our state on Tuesday in Jackson. She spoke in partnership with Accelerate MS and shared just a couple of impactful stories so that our Senators could get a glimpse of what our coaches are doing to help students.
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Jamie did a great job sharing the impact this program is having! 

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