An event in Jackson makes you and your bottom line look good!  We offer one of the region’s lowest tourism taxes, and provide one of the best complimentary meeting services packages in the nation. Jackson is affordable, accessible, and accommodating! Click HERE for NEW Sales Promotional Video.

City with warmth. City with hospitality. City with soul.

Discover an authentic setting for your meetings in Jackson, Mississippi, the “City with Soul” that’s just the right size. Jackson affords the meeting planner the ability to offer its delegates a plethora of options through its rich music heritage, cultural offerings, seasonal events and festivals and sporting events, not to mention its friendly people and culinary charm.  A growing number of meeting planners looking for state-of-the-art facilities find Jackson full of warm hospitality and exceptional service, superb venues, and economically savvy. 

Chart a new corporate direction within the cutting-edge space of the Jackson Convention Complex – the centerpiece of our downtown renaissance. This massive facility showcases state-of-the-art technology, a 382-seat theater, and over 330,000 square feet of prime meeting and exhibit space.

But Jackson is more than just work. Savor mouthwatering cuisine in some of our 300 restaurants. Experience dynamic culture at our fascinating museums … devoted to the city’s visual arts, history and heritage, and sports. And with a variety of year-round events, there’s always something fun and festive going on. At the end of the day, you and your attendees can sleep blissfully in some of Jackson’s 4,800 hotel rooms. Experience Jackson, the City with Soul, the ideal place to catch the blues and chase them away!

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Shun Hatten
Vice-President of Sales
601-960-1891 X 313



Floyd Williams, Jr. CMP
Director of Tradeshows & National Accounts
Markets: Fraternal/Ethnic
601-960-1891 X 332


Mary Current
Group Tour Manager
Markets: Family/Military/Class Reunions
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Sherri Ratliff, CMP
Convention Sales Manager
Markets: Religious/Government/Education 
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Jennifer Byrd
Convention Sales Manager
Market: Sports/Equine/Medical
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Shana Smith
Sales Coordinator
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Christine Blackmon-McInnis
Director of Services
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Jamye Horton
Services Manager
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