Wise Carter Sponsors MEC Annual Meeting
Wise Carter sponsored Mississippi Economic Council’s 65th Annual meeting, which was held on April 10, 2014 at the Jackson Convention Complex in Jackson, Mississippi. The meeting included a keynote message from award-winning author and entrepreneur Peter Sims and entertainment by Mississippi-born country music artist Steve Azar.
The annual meeting also included a “Mississippi Economy Panel,” which featured a group of entrepreneurs from across the state who addressed the impact of the creative economy on Mississippi’s economy.
- Brent Christensen, Executive Director, Mississippi Development Authority
- Malcolm White, Tourism Division Director, Mississippi Development Authority
- Mark Henderson, Owner, Lazy Magnolia Brewery
- Amy Head, Owner, Amy Head Cosmetics
- Brad McMullan, President & CEO, bfac, LLC
Special appearances were made by Governor Phil Bryant, MEC 2014-2015 Chair Alveno Castilla and Miss Mississippi Chelsea Rick. The meeting also included a special performance from the Nissan Canton Gospel Band and a tribute to Mississippi’s STAR students and teachers.