Economic Development

May 18, 2022

Greater New Orleans, Inc. to Form Operational Partnership with World Trade Center New Orleans 

Alignment will create a stronger, more impactful focus on international trade for Louisiana NEW ORLEANS, LA — The respective boards of the World Trade Center New Orleans (WTCNO) […]
May 9, 2022

‘We’ve never seen this much money available’

The Advocate / Robert Stewart Local economic development organizations should dive deep into the litany of federal pandemic relief fund programs to find potential “gems” for […]
November 10, 2021

Military Spending in Louisiana Has $9.64 Billion Economic Impact

Accounting for more than 77,000 jobs, military remains a significant employer in state, new study shows BATON ROUGE, La. — Military-related spending in Louisiana creates $9.64 […]
October 14, 2021

C100 member Trott Hunt expands operations in Bienville Parish

Hunt Forest Products and Tolko Industries Announce New Sawmill in Bienville Parish. Gov. John Bel Edwards, Hunt Forest Products co-owner James D. Hunt, and Tolko President […]