Innovating to Grow Jackson’s Specialties

Downtown Jackson’s specialties reside in engineering, IT, and health services, while manufacturing technologies and entrepreneurial interests round out the opportunities for innovation. The Anchor Initiative will help stimulate technology innovation and new entrepreneurial activity.

2015 2016 2017 TOTAL
* New technology based jobs downtown 10 20 20 50
New or expanding firms downtown 1 2 2 5