80 episodes

The Made In Mississippi podcast will interview successful Mississippians to gain valuable insights into their approach to business, life as a busy entrepreneur and what they’ve learned throughout the course of their career. Collectively, we know this will be a dynamic resource to educate and encourage other Mississippians who may be feeling the negative connotations to launching, growing, or keeping their business in our state.

Made In Mississippi Casey Combest

    • Business
    • 4.9, 45 Ratings

The Made In Mississippi podcast will interview successful Mississippians to gain valuable insights into their approach to business, life as a busy entrepreneur and what they’ve learned throughout the course of their career. Collectively, we know this will be a dynamic resource to educate and encourage other Mississippians who may be feeling the negative connotations to launching, growing, or keeping their business in our state.

    S8E5 Campus Knot

    S8E5 Campus Knot

    Casey talks with Rahul Gopal to talk about Campusknot, an online service that connects students and teachers in a community driven learning environment. Listen as they discuss being based out of Mississippi, how they go their start, and how they have adapted in these trying times.

    • 28 min
    S8E4 Buzzbassador

    S8E4 Buzzbassador

    The story of how a MSU Start-up went from selling merchandise, to creating brand ambassadors. Hear the challenges and victories of this small, but mighty new Mississippi company. 

    • 29 min
    S8E3 Ramsey Russell of Get Ducks

    S8E3 Ramsey Russell of Get Ducks

    Ramsey Russell is the owner of Get Ducks, a company that specializes in facilitating duck hunting experiences all over the world. Listen in while Ramsey talks about how he got his start and why he loves being based in Mississippi.

    • 30 min
    S8E2 Erin Fults of Acorn Studio

    S8E2 Erin Fults of Acorn Studio

    On this episode of Made in Mississippi Casey talks with Clinton, MS native Erin Fults about how she went from taking a few photos for family friends in high school to owning her own business that offers brand consultation in addition to her professional photography service. She also talks about how her creative instinct helped her discover her love for running a business.

    • 29 min
    S8E1 Chris Ortego of Cotton Blues Restaurant

    S8E1 Chris Ortego of Cotton Blues Restaurant

    Chris Ortego is the owner of Cotton Blues, a restaurant in Hattiesburg, MS. They are renowned in the area for their delicious cheesecakes. Listen as Casey and Chris talk about how the journey of making Cotton Blues a thriving restaurant that creates jobs for hardworking Mississippians.

    • 28 min
    S7E10 Duane and Brady Raanes of Raanes Capital Advisors

    S7E10 Duane and Brady Raanes of Raanes Capital Advisors

    In this episode Casey talks with Duane and Brady Raanes and talks about how they have grown Raanes Capital Advisors into the company that it is today.

    • 31 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
45 Ratings

45 Ratings

Cass Dodgen ,

Cass Dodgen

I’ve really enjoyed the podcast. I’ve listened to all of the episodes and look forward to more of them.

Fin5363 ,

Great podcast!

I love hearing about Mississippi small companies etc! I have a suggestion. Delta Blue Jeans. Great Mississippi company!

Susan Branson ,

Inspiring stories!

Casey Combest’s conversational style is pleasant to listen to! He finds leaders in our state who are making a difference in their communities and beyond and asks the in depth questions about their entrepreneurship journey including struggles and victories. He does a great job promoting Mississippi and what makes our state unique!

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