MEC Capital Day
Over 1,200 Attend MEC Capital Day 2017
Over 1,200 statewide elected officials, legislators, and business and community leaders from across Mississippi attended MEC Capital Day 2017, held jointly between the Jackson Marriott and the Mississippi State Capitol on January 5, 2017.
This event provided attendees with a great opportunity to network with statewide elected officials and legislators, and to hear what's on tap for the upcoming legislative session from top state legislative leaders.
Speakers at MEC Capital Day included:
- Robin Robinson – 2016 - 2017 MEC Chair & Director of Organization Development and Corporate Communication - Sanderson Farms, Inc.
- Governor Phil Bryant
- Secretary of State Delbert Hosemann
- Dr. Rod Paige – Interim President, Jackson State University / Former US Secretary of Education
- Glenn McCullough – Executive Director, Mississippi Development Authority
- Lt. Governor Tate Reeves
- Speaker of the House Philip Gunn
- Sen. Terry Burton – President Pro Tempore of the Senate
- Rep. Greg Snowden – Speaker Pro Tempore of the House of Representatives
- Sen. Willie Simmons – Chair, Senate Highways and Transportation Committee
- Sen. Charles Busby – Chair, House Transportation Committee
Special thanks to all of the MEC Capital Day 2017 Sponsors!