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Prolonged Beach native and Jackson resident JJ Townsend will spearhead a new exertion in Mississippi by Microsoft named TechSpark. 

The method is element of an effort to expand engineering instruction and enterprise advancement in regions like Mississippi that are short on this sort of chances. 

TechSpark was proven in Oct 2017 when Microsoft selected 6 regions of the U.S. where by it would commit staff members, money and sources to enable educate present-day staff and get ready tomorrow’s leaders.

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“Our president, five many years back, observed a will need that we can do much more close to computer science training, broadband and workforce progress in some of our far more rural, center The usa areas,” Townsend mentioned. “Since that time we have expanded and have had a large amount of achievements and a ton of good things materialize. Expanding to the Jackson spot is seriously a celebration of our 5-yr anniversary. So, we get to look at the place do we go from below.”