HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) -
This is a news launch from the Marion County Develpment Partnership
The metropolis of Columbia is delighted to announce an arrangement with Helanbak, LLC to
occupy a part of the former Orleans Home furniture facility. Helanbak will lease approximately fifteen acres and the remaining properties on the property exactly where antiquated buildings were lately demolished, becoming a member of Seems to be Fantastic Providers, Inc. and St. James Lighting as occupants of the home. Helanbak anticipates introducing 30 new work to the twenty existing work they presently provide in the Columbia/Marion County location. In addition, Helanbak will invest $ 200,000 in enhancements to the metropolis property and will bring an financial influence of far more than $ 4.95 million into the local economic system per yr.
Helanbak owners, Kristian and Yolanda Agoglia say that they are delighted with the enterprise atmosphere they’ve
identified in Columbia.
“Yolanda and I have located Columbia to be a outstanding place to develop and grow our enterprise,” Kristian Agoglia mentioned. “The leadership of Mayor Bourne, Board of Aldermen, Dungan Engineering, along with Jerry Frazier and Lori Watts of the Marion County Development Partnership, was the deciding factor when we chose Columbia for this endeavor. It is encouraging to uncover a impressive group of people that are determined to make a positive
variation in the progress and prosperity of this group. At the finish of the working day, the leadership of Columbia along with the support of the neighborhood will expand jobs and industry. We all must be very pleased of the state of Mississippi and its local communities who have the greatest curiosity of our individuals in thoughts. With this sort of support and our religion in God, Mississippians can established an illustration to our nation. We would like to specific our sincere thanks for the many hours and meetings that took place to help this task transfer forward and grow to be a reality.”
“We thank our group of companions, which includes the Mississippi Development Authority, Mississippi Electrical power Business, the Get Task Centre, Pearl River Neighborhood Higher education Workforce Education, Mayor Robert Bourne, the Metropolis of Columbia Board of Aldermen and Metropolis Attorney Lawrence Hahn of McNeese and Hahn, PLLC and Jeff Dungan of Dungan Engineering for functioning hard to make this project a truth,” mentioned Marion County Development Partnership President Jerry Frazier. “It is been a satisfaction to perform with this group and specifically with Helanbak and its management to track down into the town of Columbia. They are a perfect match for our existing presence in the oil and gas market.”
Columbia Mayor Robert Bourne explained that he is completely delighted with Helanbak’s choice to make Columbia their residence.
“We are excited to have Helanbak finding on this residence, and it means much more jobs, jobs, jobs, which is regularly my emphasis. I appreciate MCDP and their operate on this project. It displays what we can do when we all perform collectively,” stated Bourne.