Making Central Mississippi the Premier Location for Business & Industry

The Greater Jackson Alliance is a regional economic development alliance focused on marketing the region as a premier location for corporate investment and job creation. The Alliance also fosters enhanced cooperation between local jurisdictions and facilitates efforts to strengthen Greater Jackson’s quality of life.

Why Greater Jackson

Metropolitan advantages. Multimodal access. A location in the Greater Jackson Area allows your operation to take advantage of Mississippi’s plentiful benefits while you and your staff enjoy the vibrant cultural and economic amenities available in the state’s only metropolis. When you’re locating in Mississippi, Greater Jackson offers the perfect work-life balance.

ACT Work Ready Community

ACT’s Work Ready Communities (WRC) program empowers states, regions, and counties with data, process, and tools that drive economic growth. We are leveraging the National Career Readiness Certificate (NCRC) to measure and close the skills gap — and build common frameworks that link, align, and match our workforce development efforts.