FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
September 12, 2006
GOVERNOR BARBOUR APPOINTS BOUNDS TO MISSISSIPPI BUSINESS FINANCE CORPORATION
(Jackson, Mississippi)—Governor Haley Barbour today announced the appointment of Brad Bounds, of Philadelphia, to the Mississippi Business Finance Corporation, a public, non-profit corporation designed to coordinate state resources to assist businesses and industry in obtaining financing, and in positioning the State as an aggressive competitor in the global market.
“Brad’s business experience combined and educational background make him well-qualified to serve in this role. With his knowledge of the financial industry, Brad will be a key member and great asset to this corporation,” Governor Barbour said.
Bounds is president and founder of Working Solutions, LLC, a multi-million dollar staffing firm. Prior to founding Working Solutions, he worked for Tandem-Staffing for Industry, where he served as branch manager and senior staffing consultant. Bounds was a regional sales representative for The Holland Group and worked as an unemployment insurance claims interviewer for the Mississippi Employment Security Commission. A graduate of Mississippi State University, Bounds holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration and real estate/mortgage finance.