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Made In Mississippi

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The Made In Mississippi podcast will interview successful Mississippians to gain valuable insights into their approach to business, life as a busy entrepreneur and what they’ve learned throughout the course of their career. Collectively, we know this will be a dynamic resource to educate and encourage other Mississippians who may be feeling the negative connotations to launching, growing, or keeping their business in our state.

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The Made In Mississippi podcast will interview successful Mississippians to gain valuable insights into their approach to business, life as a busy entrepreneur and what they’ve learned throughout the course of their career. Collectively, we know this will be a dynamic resource to educate and encourage other Mississippians who may be feeling the negative connotations to launching, growing, or keeping their business in our state.

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Excellent Listen

By Hrevans11 - Jul 18 2018
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Inspiring podcast showcasing Mississippi’s best!

Great show!

By FlurryLLC - Sep 13 2016
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Look forward to hearing new episodes! Keep up the good work Casey!

iTunes Ratings

39 Ratings
Average Ratings
38
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Excellent Listen

By Hrevans11 - Jul 18 2018
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Inspiring podcast showcasing Mississippi’s best!

Great show!

By FlurryLLC - Sep 13 2016
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Look forward to hearing new episodes! Keep up the good work Casey!

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Made In Mississippi

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The Made In Mississippi podcast will interview successful Mississippians to gain valuable insights into their approach to business, life as a busy entrepreneur and what they’ve learned throughout the course of their career. Collectively, we know this will be a dynamic resource to educate and encourage other Mississippians who may be feeling the negative connotations to launching, growing, or keeping their business in our state.

Rank #1: S6E2 Jamie Wier, Michael Boerner, and Jack Allin of WBA Architecture

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On this episode of Made in Mississippi Casey meets with Jamie, Michael, and Jack of Wier Boerner Allin Architecture. From the Brandon Amphitheater to Mississippi State's Dudy Noble Field in Starkville, these talented partners are making a lasting impact on our state. 

Jul 17 2019

50mins

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Rank #2: S1:E6 Will Primos on Made In Mississippi

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Will Primos is the founder and CEO of Primos Hunting. Primos Hunting manufactures calls for elk, deer, turkey, predator, and waterfowl as as blinds, shooting assessors, game cameras, attractants and supplements. They also produce the popular video series PRIMOS TRUTH ABOUT HUNTING.

Sep 21 2016

54mins

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Rank #3: S6E6 Alex Eaton of Restaurants Aplos and The Manship

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On this episode of Made in Mississippi Casey talks with Alex Eaton who owns two restaurants in Jackson, Aplos Simple Mediterranean and The Manship Wood Fired Kitchen. They discuss the commitment and grit that it takes to maintain a business even after having a great start. Having recently gone through some tough times Alex talks about building a successful team and how it has helped his business thrive more than ever.

Sep 12 2019

36mins

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Rank #4: S5E10 Harry Crumpler of T-Bones Records & Cafe

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This episode of Made in Mississippi comes from the City of Hattiesburg. Harry Crumpler Jr talks about continuing to thrive as a record store owner while the music industry becomes less and less friendly for hard-copy retailers. T-Bones perseveres as a full scale record store while simultaneously operating as a full-menu cafe. We know you'll be challenged and encouraged by this episode of Made In Mississippi!

Jun 05 2019

45mins

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Rank #5: S1:E2 Kristen Ley on Made In Mississippi

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Kristen Ley is the founder of Thimblepress in Jackson Mississippi. Kristen and her team sell prints, greeting cards, notepads, tote bags and many other fun and creative products. Through their products they want to encourage kindness and inspire fun with the colorful, happy, and innovative products they create. This interview was done in Kristins office, but we did have a guest appearance a few times by her awesome dog Willow.    Kristin tells of the transition from her day job to a dream, the ability to see trends in her life, and the value of being creative. She currently supplies her products to Urban Outfitters, Paper Source, and over 1000 independent retailers.

Aug 04 2016

57mins

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Rank #6: S1:E3 Joel Bomgar on Made In Mississippi

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Joel Bomgar, formerly of Bomgar Corperation and now a State Representative, started a technology company in 2003 and grew that company to a pretty insane scale. In this episode we’ll talk about how entrepreneurship is scratching your own itch, what’s holding Mississippi back as a state, and what it feels like to sell your company. We also talk about the importance of enjoying the journey of entrepreneurship. This is crucial. If we don't enjoy the journey, then what's the point? 

Aug 04 2016

59mins

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Rank #7: S2:E10 Stephen Johnston on Made In Mississippi

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We're so thankful to have Stephen Johnston on Made In Mississippi. Founder and CEO of smart energy company SmartSynch, that sold for 100 million in 2012, Stephen has a ton of great advance for companies and founders. After leaving the company, he now spends his days producing films. He is lead investor and a Producer of Same Kind of Different As Me, a major motion picture to be released in 2017 in partnership with Paramount Pictures Corporation. I trust you guys will enjoy this episode with Stephen Johnston. 

Aug 31 2017

47mins

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Rank #8: BONUS EPISODE with Vince Jordan of Lobaki

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VR, AR, XR, Get ready Misissippi!

Nov 01 2018

22mins

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Rank #9: S4E7 Mary Jennifer Russell of Sugaree's Bakery

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Wildly successful baker and Small Business Person of the year Mary Jennifer Russel joins us on this episode of Made In Mississippi. 

Oct 03 2018

30mins

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Rank #10: S3E3 Kendall Poole

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On this episode of Made In Mississippi we speak with Founder and CEO Kendall Poole. 

Mar 06 2018

44mins

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Rank #11: S4E4 Hartley Peavey

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Hartley is a founder and CEO of Peavey Electronics Corporation and a well-known innovator in the musical equipment industry. Hartley Peavey founded Peavey Electronics, one of the world’s largest manufacturers and suppliers of musical and professional audio equipment, in 1964 after building his first amplifier in 1956. Since its foundation, Peavey Electronics has been privately owned, and has grown massively from their humble beginnings in Hartley's basement in the 1950s.

Aug 23 2018

41mins

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Rank #12: S1:E5 Jeff Good on Made In Mississippi

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Jeff Good is an extremely accomplished restaurateur. He spends his days running 3 of Mississippians most successful restaurants. After college, Jeff spent 7 years working as a computer salesman for a Fortune 100 technology company. After that time Jeff opened BRAVO! with his partner Dan Blumenthal in the spring of 1994. They later opened Broadstreet Bakery and Sal and Mookies. In this episode, you'll hear about the hard work and sacrifices that it takes to establish and run a restaurant. This episode is loaded with practical tips and advice that I know you will enjoy.

Sep 07 2016

46mins

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Rank #13: S5E2 Doug Hederman of Hederman Brothers Printing

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Doug Hederman is the CEO of Hederman Brothers Printing founded in 1898 in Jackson, MS. 

Feb 05 2019

28mins

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Rank #14: S5E4 Chip, Tommy, and Dr.V of Miskelly Furniture

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Miskelly Furniture is a household name, if for no other reason, than most Mississippians households are furnished by Miskelly Furniture. You'll be encouraged by not only hearing their business strategy, but also their "Why" behind what they do each day.

Mar 06 2019

49mins

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Rank #15: S2:E7 Chane of Studio Chane on Made In Mississippi

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Chane.com is not just a site. It’s a brand and an agent of change. Chane got their start in 1988 as a tee-shirt line and have exploded onto the indie lifestyle scene over the last 18 years with their retail stores: Swell-O-Phonic, Wilai Boutique and Studio Chane, and screen printing shop. Their retail philosophy is simple ‐ never sell out for a buck! I know you'll enjoy this interview with Chane.

Jul 26 2017

45mins

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Rank #16: S2:E5 Amie and Justin Nunez on Made In Mississippi

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Husband and wife team Justin and Amie Nunez stand behind the curtain of Groove House, a business that provides private music education to all ages in Hattiesburg, MS and the surrounding areas. Groove House was born out of the idea that musical education absolutely needs to be rooted in strong theory and technique, regardless of your instrument; but it needs to be equally balanced with freedom to play any style.  Justin states, “The driving force behind Groove House is the goal of creating musicians.  Being a musician requires being creative, flexible, and skilled.  With Groove House, we have created an environment where anyone can have fun learning to play music that they love.”

Jun 28 2017

40mins

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Rank #17: S2:E6 David Landrum on Made In Mississippi

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I know you guys will enjoy this episode with David Landrum founder of the (new) town of Livingston in Madison County, MS. 

Jul 12 2017

45mins

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Rank #18: S4E6 Jake Franklin of Deep South Pops

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Gourmet Popsicles, who would have thought! Jake Franklin has built a successful, 2 location shop from just that concept. 

Sep 19 2018

29mins

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Rank #19: S2:E8 Jim Richmond of C Spire on Made In Mississippi

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Jim is the VP of Marketing for telecomm giant C Spire. C Spire was born and raised right here in our home state. Jim shares a bit about the story of C Spire, his time their, and some valuable advice for small businesses. 

Aug 09 2017

34mins

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Rank #20: S5E6 Gene Dent, Will White, and Walter Wofford Talk Real Estate - Part 1

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Real estate is a great place for aspiring entrepreneurs to learn what its like to manage their own business. Gene Dent, Will White, and Walter Wofford share their unique goals and experiences in real estate to talk pitfalls, successes, and what it takes to thrive in the fertile Mississippi real estate market. 

Apr 02 2019

37mins

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