Mississippi Small Business
Development Center
Helping to Transform Mississippi One Small Business at a Time.

Success Stories

James and Leigh Redmond believed that locally grown food is fresher, better tasting, more nutritious and provides a healthier diet than factory farmed foods that are picked green, doused with chemicals and transported thousands of miles.  They called on HCC MSBDC/ITC for help with their concept of owning and operating a hydroponic greenhouse for the purpose of growing tomatoes.   

James and Leigh Redmond
Salad Days
Our Results:
Mississippi Small Business Development Centers results for FFY 2014
192 - Businesses Started
773 - Jobs Created
1,094 - Jobs Saved
$47 million - In Capital
$30 million - In New Sales