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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

Frank Castiglia, Jr.

Frank Castiglia, Jr.

President
Appointed by City of Long Beach
Jimmy Levens

Jimmy Levens

Vice President
JLB Construction, LLC
Appointed by Harrison County, District 3
Jennifer Burke

Jennifer Burke

Treasurer
Appointed by City of Pass Christian
Frank Bordeaux

Frank W. Bordeaux

Secretary
BXS Insurance
Appointed by Harrison County, District 2
Sharon Bentz Mustered

Sharon Bentz Mustered

Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith, Inc.
Appointed by State of Mississippi, Governor
Warren Conway

Warren Conway

Conway Attorney at Law
Appointed by Harrison County, District 4
Rip Daniels

Rip Daniels

Appointed by Harrison County, District 1
Brian Gollott

Brian Gollott

Gollott & Sons Seafood, Inc.
Appointed by City of D’Iberville
M Leonard

Michael Leonard

City of Biloxi
Appointed by City of Biloxi
Mark Schloegel

Mark Schloegel

Appointed by State of Mississippi, Governor
John "Shorty" Sneed

John “Shorty” Sneed

Appointed by City of Gulfport
Windy Swetman

Windy Swetman

Commissioner
Swetman Security Service
Appointed by Harrison County, District 5
Bill Lavers

Bill Lavers

Executive Director
Gia Blackwell

Gia Blackwell

Project Manager
Marcia A. Crawford

Marcia A. Crawford

Director, Marketing & Relocation
Lori Frazier

Lori Frazier

Director of Finance
Brandi Hough

Brandi Hough

Director, Business Development
M McGraw

Michelle McGraw

Relationship Manager
Clyde S

Clyde Schepens

Operations Manager
Derek D

Derek Duckworth

Utility Technician
Steve Hall

Steve Hall

Utility Technician
Barbara Rominger

Barbara Rominger

Accountant