Pearl River Glass Studio: Designing a Better Creative Economy with Art Glass

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Jackson’s Midtown neighborhood is filled with aspiring artists and craftsmen who have formed a community of art enthusiasts known as the Millsaps Avenue Arts District. And it all began with Andrew Young in 1976 when he moved his art glass company, Pearl River Glass Studio Inc., from a rented garage into an 8,000-square-foot building on Millsaps Avenue.

BizCapital Recognized as Top 5 Lender in Mississippi

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The U. S. Small Business Administration’s (SBA) Mississippi District Office had a strong year in lending for federal fiscal year 2012 (October 1, 2011 to September 30, 2012). A total of 442 loans were approved for Mississippi small businesses totaling nearly $133 Million. Nationally, SBA loan dollars reached the second largest total ever – $30.25 Billion with 53,848 loans, second only to FY 2011.

BizCapital Finances Green Manufacturing Company

Mississippi New Markets Development program enables job retention in Delta  JACKSON, Ms., January 5th, 2011-BizCapital, the small business lending division of Advantage Capital Partners, provided an SBA 7(a) loan in the amount of $1.6 million to S&N Airoflo, Inc., a manufacturer of an energy-efficient aerator used for the treatment of municipal and industrial waste water. The funding will be used to refinance existing debt and support the company’s continued growth, including…

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Advantage Capital Finances Mississippi’s Old South Brick & Supply Co.

Mississippi New Markets Development program funding helps family-owned business preserve 60 local  jobs JACKSON, Miss., November 3, 2009 – Advantage Capital Partners and its small business lending division BizCapital has provided Mississippi New Markets Development program financing to Old South Brick & Supply Co., a Jackson-based distributor and retailer for bricks, brick supplies, fireplaces and fireplace accessories. The funding will allow Old South Brick to retain its 60 employee workforce and…

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