Mississippi Manufacturers Association Endorses Delbert Hosemann for Lieutenant Governor

JACKSON, Miss. (May 30, 2019) — The Mississippi Manufacturers Association (MMA) Board of Directors voted unanimously to endorse Delbert Hosemann in his campaign for election to the office of lieutenant governor.  MMA made the announcement Wednesday, May 29, at their board meeting at The Grand Hotel Marriott Resort in Point Clear, AL. 

MMA President and CEO Jay C. Moon said, “The MMA Board of Directors have chosen to support Secretary of State Delbert Hosemann in his campaign for election. Secretary of State Hosemann’s views on growing a skilled, educated workforce and his support of business issues match those of the MMA. We believe he will represent Mississippi well.”

As Secretary of State, Hosemann has dedicated his time to ensure that Mississippi is business-friendly and attractive for economic development. 

Hosemann faces opposition in the August 6, primary election. The MMA encourages its members to support his campaign for election. 


L-R: Earl Walker, Senior Director/Site General Manager-Mississippi, Airbus Helicopters, Inc., MMA Immediate
Past Chairman; Rusty Berryhill, President, Kevin Charles Furniture, MMA Chairman Elect;
Andrew Mallinson,
CEO, Multicraft International, MMA Chairman; Secretary of State Delbert Hosemann; Pat Thomasson, CEO,
Thomasson Company, MMA Secretary-Treasurer; and 
Jay C. Moon, MMA President & CEO