Interim tag finally dropped from HCDC director's title

Interim tag finally dropped from HCDC director's title

GULFPORT, MS (WLOX)

After heading up the Harrison County Development Commission for almost three years as the interim director, Bill Hessell has been appointed the executive director.

Hessell took over on October 15.

The HCDC is the lead economic development agency for the county.

In a press release Hessell said "It is a great honor and privilege to serve in a capacity that supports a vision strongly committed to seeing the Mississippi Gulf Coast move forward as a thriving economic hub of success."

The HCDC recruits new industry and business, as well as retention and expansion of existing business.
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