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Tuesday, April 23, 2019

One Coast Awards 2019

Congratulations to John "Shorty" Sneed, a One Coast Awards 2019 Community Leader recipient. Shorty has been a member of the Board of Commissioners since 2007.

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Tuesday, April 2, 2019

JLB Contractors, LLC

Located in the Long Beach Industrial Park, JLB Contractors, LLC handles site preparation for both civil and commercial construction. Examples include dirt moving, roads, underground utilities, retention ponds, and parking lots.

Owners Johnathon Damiens and Kyle Cassagne purchased the well-established J. Levens Builders in 2016 and subsequently renamed it JLB Contractors, LLC.

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Tuesday, December 4, 2018

NCBC Gulfport Signs First Intergovernmental Support Agreement in Navy Region Southeast

Harrison County, MS—Officials from Naval Construction Battalion Center (NCBC) Gulfport and Harrison County, Miss., met at the Harrison County Courthouse Dec. 3, 2018, to sign an intergovernmental support agreement (IGSA), a first of its kind for a U.S. Navy installation and a local government in Navy Region Southeast.

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Friday, September 14, 2018

Mississippi Coast Foreign Trade Zone an Economic Driver

The Harrison County Development Commission, administrator/grantee, for the Mississippi Coast Foreign Trade Zone (MCFTZ) announces the 2017 economic summary.

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Monday, June 11, 2018

Land Shaper, Inc. expands in Bernard Bayou Industrial District

The Harrison County Development Commission announces the expansion of Land Shaper, Inc. in the Bernard Bayou Industrial District. “Robert Parker, President of Land Shaper, Inc. has purchased 13 acres in the park to accommodate his growing business,” said Bill Lavers, Executive Director of the Commission.

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Monday, June 4, 2018

F.L. Crane & Sons, Inc. expands to North Harrison County Industrial Complex

The Harrison County Development Commission and the Harrison County Board of Supervisors are pleased to announce that F.L. Crane & Sons, Inc. has selected a 12-acre site in the North Harrison County Industrial Complex for expanding its operations in Mississippi.

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Harrison County Development Commission
12281 Intraplex Parkway
Gulfport, MS 39503
228.896.5020

Jimmy Levens

Jimmy Levens

President
JLB Construction, LLC
Appointed by Harrison County, District 3
Warren Conway

Warren Conway

Vice President
Conway Attorney at Law
Appointed by Harrison County, District 4
John "Shorty" Sneed

John “Shorty” Sneed

Treasurer
Appointed by City of Gulfport
Mark Schloegel

Mark Schloegel

Secretary
Appointed by State of Mississippi, Governor
Sharon Bentz Mustered

Sharon Bentz Mustered

Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith, Inc.
Appointed by State of Mississippi, Governor
Frank Bordeaux

Frank W. Bordeaux

BXS Insurance
Appointed by Harrison County, District 2
Jennifer Burke

Jennifer Burke

Appointed by City of Pass Christian
Frank Castiglia, Jr.

Frank Castiglia, Jr.

Appointed by City of Long Beach
Rip Daniels

Rip Daniels

Appointed by Harrison County, District 1
Brian Gollott

Brian Gollott

Gollott & Sons Seafood, Inc.
Appointed by City of D’Iberville
Cliff Kirkland

F. Cliff Kirkland

City of Biloxi Chief Civil Innovation and Development Officer
Appointed by City of Biloxi
Sam LaRosa, Jr.

Sam LaRosa, Jr.

Piltz, Williams, LaRosa & Company, Retired Partner
Appointed by Harrison County, District 5
Bill Lavers

Bill Lavers

Executive Director
Marcia A. Crawford

Marcia A. Crawford

Director, Marketing & Relocation
Derek D

Derek Duckworth

Project Manager
Lori Frazier

Lori Frazier

Director of Finance
Brandi Hough

Brandi Hough

Director, Business Development
M McGraw

Michelle McGraw

Development Coordinator
Keith Peebles

Keith Peebles

Operations & Maintenance Specialist
Sage Rowell

Sage Rowell

Utility Technician
Clyde S

Clyde Schepens

Operations Manager
Don Clark

Don Clark

Consultant
Barbara Rominger

Barbara Rominger

Accountant
Jayden Magee

Jayden Magee

Intern, Gulfport High School