Over the last seven years Harrison County has worked hard to offer an economic environment that allows new and existing companies to prosper. Through the joint efforts of the Harrison County Development Commission (HCDC), the Harrison County Board of Supervisors, the Mayors, the State of Mississippi and our local leaders, we have created the opportunity for successful economic development throughout Harrison County and South Mississippi. Every sector has seen growth, from manufacturing to wholesale/distribution to construction to service. Our efforts have included:
What has this commitment to creating a positive business environment fostered in Harrison County?
HCDC is the lead economic development agency for Harrison County and provides growth opportunities for new companies, expanding companies and entrepreneurs by delivering high quality services and sites to local, regional, national and international businesses.
Gary Chouest, CEO
Edison Chouest Offhsore
“As we have already learned in the operation of our Gulf Ship facility, the Gulfport region will provide us access to a quality workforce. We appreciate the cooperation and support of the local officials who are providing a business friendly environment to grow our company.”