Tuesday, July 14, 2009

Waveland incubator study funded

WAVELAND, Miss. - The U.S. Commerce Department's Economic Development Administration is providing a $24,000 grant to Waveland to develop a feasibility study on establishing a business incubator in the city. Sandra Walters, EDA chief financial officer and chief administrative officer, said the grant will determine the viability of a business incubator to nurture technology and engineering-based businesses and help Waveland capitalize on its proximity to NASA's Stennis Space Center. (Source: Times Picayune, 07/13/09)