Hattiesburg hosts business seminar

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - Business owners met in Hattiesburg today for an economic development and business forum.

Gulf Coast Renaissance, along with Mississippi Power and other businesses sponsored the event to help entrepreneurs as well as current businessmen looking toward expansion.

The forum helped small business owners with lending program to connect with other successful business men and women in the state. Gulf Coast Renaissance president said Hattiesburg is one of the best spots for aspiring entrepreneurs.