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LED Releases Stakeholder Brief – November 2020

With 2020 drawing to a close in a matter of weeks, we know we will long remember this tumultuous year. Our challenges have been many, and […]

Louisiana may have ‘modest’ oil and gas jobs growth by end of 2021

BY KRISTEN MOSBRUCKER | STAFF WRITER |NOV 18, 2020 Louisiana’s energy sector growth is likely to be stifled even as the economy recovers from the recession […]

Some Louisiana Republicans want to ‘swing for the fences’ and eliminate state income taxes

By David Jacobs | The Center Square | Nov 17, 2020 (The Center Square) – Republican legislators on Tuesday called for Louisiana to eliminate state income taxes […]

Strategic Inventory of Louisiana Research and Innovation Assets

Final Strategic Assessment Summary for Louisiana Economic Development (LED) Battelle Technology Practice | October 25, 2013 Strategic Inventory of Loui… by Daniel Espinoza

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Louisiana is a great place to live and work and our business community is keenly interested in furthering the business and economic development of our state. 

  • The go-to organization for business engagement in public policy.
  • Provides access to some of the critical thinkers in business and academia in Louisiana.
  • An organization to which government, policy, and media leaders turn for reliable, nonpartisan policy guidance.
  • A catalyst for community action and an advocate for economic development.
  • A respected business voice on state issues impacting business and economic development.

Latest Members

  • Heather Hohensee
    Director of Government & Public Affairs | Tellurian
  • LeAnn Boyd
    President & CEO | Southern Scripts
  • William Moore
    Operations Manager | ExxonMobil Baton Rouge Refinery
  • Thomas C. Galligan
    Interim President, Louisiana State University
  • Rick Born
  • Mark Drennen
    President / CEO
  • Harol J. Hal Callais, II
    Founder / CEO

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