Dr. Joe Lichtenhan, president and CEO of Hybrid Plastics, explains how his company sought a facility in a manufacturing friendly state with access to high quality educational resources. The University of Southern Mississippi provided the talent pool that could support the growth efforts of the nanotechnology company, and the ethics of the Mississippi workforce reinforced those efforts. Hybrid Plastics also weighed state incentives and regulatory practices in the decision to move to Hattiesburg, MS.
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