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The mission of the Madison County Business League & Foundation is to bring together, under one organization, the voice of numerous entities in order to establish a clear and concise message for the future. This organization, which is comprised of elected, appointed, business and individual leaders of Madison County, will enable all partners in business and economic development to participate collectively in bringing together the overall vision for Madison County.
Mayor Gene McGee signed a Proclamation to recognize the importance of regular physical activity and proclaim April 1, 2015 as National Walking Day in Ridgeland. Pictured to his right, seated, is Jan Collins, American Heart Association volunteer, and standing, Jennifer Wellhausen, Vice President, Greater Southeast Affiliate of the American Heart Association. Read More
2015 “League & Legislature” luncheon with Keynote Speaker Rep. Philip Gunn and a special tribute to Rep. Rita Martinson by State Treasurer Lynn Fitch Read More
The Education & Government Relations Committees of the Madison County Business League & Foundation will host a luncheon meeting on Wednesday, April 15, 2015, from 11:30 – 1:00 at the Embassy Suites Hotel in Ridgeland. State Superintendent of Schools, Dr. Carey Wright, will be the special guest speaker. Invited guests include local elected officials and state legislators. House Education Committee Chairman Rep. John Moore, and Senate Education Committee Chairman Gray Tollison will also be invited. Read More
The Madison County Business League & Foundation and all Madison County Chambers of Commerce are proud to Co-Host the Mississippi Economic Council (MEC) Round-up luncheon on Friday, March 20, 2015 from 11:30am - 1:00pm at the Embassy Suites Hotel in Ridgeland There is no cost to attend this luncheon. Please join MEC and local business and community leaders at this informative luncheon by clicking on this link: http://www.msmec.com/form/40-
The 2014-15 Madison County Youth leadership Class participated in. Government Day on Friday, February 27, 2015. Madison County Business League & Foundation Co-Chairman Mark Garriga welcomed the class to a breakfast hosted at Butler Snow law firm. Attorney Tray Hairston, former policy advisor for Governor Phil Bryant, presented the keynote address. The breakfast was also attended by local elected officials. Read More
The Madison County Business League & Foundation hosted the 7th annual "League & Legislature" luncheon on Friday, February 27, 2015, at the Old Capitol Inn in Jackson. Governor Phil Bryant gave remarks prior to introducing Speaker of the House, Representative Philip Gunn, as the keynote speaker. State Treasurer Lynn Fitch presented a special tribute to Representative Rita Martinson who has served 6 terms in the Mississippi House of Representatives. A video tribute included testimonies from Representative Bill Denny, Mayor Gene McGee, JoAnn Gordon, Nancy Perkins and Billy Martinson. Madison Alderman-at-large, Warren Strain presented Rep. Martinson with a gift on behalf of the City of Madison. Read More
Madison County Business League and Foundation honors long-time Madison County State Rep Rita Martinson at the annual "League and Legislature" luncheon. Read More
Due to inclement weather, the 2015 League & Legislature Luncheon has rescheduled to Friday, February 27, 2015 from 11:30 – 1:00 pm at the Old Capitol Inn in Jackson. Read More
Members of the Entrepreneurship Committee who serve on the Madison County Business League & Foundation SWAT Team. Photo by Deryll Stegall Read More
“Happy New Year to each of you, and a very special welcome to all of our new members! 2014 was an exciting year with the merger of the Madison County Business League and the Madison County Foundation. The Madison County Business League & Foundation is well poised to move forward in our mission to unite private sector business leaders with elected officials in order to have a stronger voice in economic development support for Madison County as stakeholders for MCEDA.” —MCBLF Executive Director Jan Collins Read More