HATTIESBURG, Ms (AP) - The University of Southern Mississippi presented James and Thomas Duff with the 2016 Entrepreneur of the Year award Wednesday.
The brothers are co-owners and investors Duff Capital Investors based out of Columbia. The award was given during a special luncheon at the Trent Lott National Center Atrium on campus.
"We're very excited, very thrilled to be recognized," James Duff said. "We're very happy to be part of this, and a part of Mississippi. It's a big honor for us, and we're very excited, very happy."
The award is given out once a year.