Press Releases

Mississippi Interactive Named One of the "Best Places to Work in Mississippi"

JACKSON, Miss.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mississippi Interactive, LLC (MSI), the state's official provider of digital government services, was recently named one of Mississippi Business Journal's 2019 Best Places to Work in Mississippi.

The Best Places to Work in Mississippi survey and awards program was designed to identify, recognize, and honor the best employers in Mississippi that are raising the bar of excellence in our state's business climate.

"It is a tremendous honor to be recognized as one of the best employers in the state," said MSI General Manager Dana Wilson. "One of our company's founding principles is to be the best place our employees have ever worked. This award validates the investment we've made into strengthening our culture and taking care of our team."

Since MSI was awarded its first eGovernment services contract with the state in 2010, the Jackson-based subsidiary of NIC Inc. has developed more than 250 Mississippi digital government solutions including websites and payment processing applications, grown from four to 16 employees, and created a number of new technology jobs in Mississippi. The services MSI built for the state of Mississippi, including the state's first government chatbot, MISSI, have received 79 awards for their innovative approach to state government.

To be considered for participation, companies had to fulfill the following eligibility requirements:

  • Be a for-profit or not-for-profit business
  • Be a publicly or privately held business
  • Have a facility in Mississippi
  • Have at least 15 full-time employees in Mississippi
  • Be in good standing with the Mississippi Secretary of State

The overall winner and rankings will be revealed at a special event on June 27, 2019 and all winners will be published in a special supplement of Mississippi Business Journal.

For more information on the Best Places to Work in Mississippi program, visit

About Mississippi Interactive

Mississippi Interactive (MSI) is a public-private partnership between the state of Mississippi and Mississippi Interactive, LLC that helps state government entities Web-enable their information and services. Jackson-based MSI is celebrating its ninth year as the state's official digital government services partner and is part of digital government firm NIC's (Nasdaq: EGOV) family of companies. MSI also operates, the official website of the state of Mississippi, which offers more than 250 state and local online services.

About NIC

NIC Inc. (Nasdaq: EGOV) launched the digital government industry in 1992, and continues to lead it, providing a secure payment engine and thousands of digital government solutions across a network of more than 6,000 federal, state, and local government agencies. In addition, NIC is the nation's leading provider of outdoor recreation solutions, with 1 out of 6 hunting and fishing licenses in the United States sold using an NIC service. The Company launched the nation's first personal assistant for government and comprehensive mobile platform, Gov2Go®, as well as the innovative, data-driven prescription drug monitoring platform, RxGov®. More information is available at


For more information, please contact:
Dana Wilson
General Manager
Mississippi Interactive, LLC
a member of NIC's family of companies

Back to Press Releases


October 16, 2019 Recognized With 2019 Government Experience Award

Read More

View All Stories


October 14, 2019

For Governments Looking to Expand Their Constituent Services with AI, The Sky’s the Limit

Read More

View Blog


View our library of graphics, presentations, videos and more.

View Library
We go where the meetings are

Next Event:

October 22 - 24

AAMVA Region III Conference // ,

View All Events

Press Kit

Facts, photos, logos — everything you need to know about NIC.

View Press Kit