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Butler Snow Attorney Tray Hairston on Healthcare as an Economic Driver at TEDx Jackson

Butler Snow attorney Tray Hairston recently spoke at Tedx Jackson on how Mississippi can utilize the healthcare industry as an economic driver.

Hairston, who practices in the firm’s Public Finance, Tax Incentives and Credit Markets group, has managed several major economic development projects and drafted legislation and regulations related to the Mississippi Health Care Industry Zone Act of 2012. He has also served as Bond Counsel for various cities and counties throughout the State of Mississippi. His practice is focused on public finance, economic development, and government relations.

TED, which stands for technology, entertainment, and design, is an annual event where some of the world’s leading thinkers and doers are invited to share what they are most passionate about.  TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. At a TEDx event, TED Talks video and live speakers combine to spark deep discussion and connection in a small group. These local, self-organized events are branded TEDx, where x=independently organized TED event.

View Hairston’s TEDx Talk by clicking here.