Development News | May 19, 2016
LA: CGI Federal Dedicates $13M Tech Center at UL Lafayette Research Park   

New 50,000 square-foot CGI facility to serve as research park anchor with 400 IT jobs. More>>

Development News | April 29, 2016
LA: Praxair Invests $100M in Expansion of Geismar Facility   

Global industrial gas co. to expand its carbon monoxide production & support growing customer demand in Mississippi River corridor. More>>

Development News | April 18, 2016
LA: Occidental Chemical to Invest $145M in Geismar Facility, Add Jobs    

Project includes equipment for producing new raw material for next-generation, climate-friendly refrigerants, will create 12 new jobs. More>>

Development News | April 15, 2016
LA: Gov. Dedicates 500-New-Job Perficient Software Center in Lafayette    

Leading IT and management consulting firm will create 245 direct jobs at an average annual salary of $60,000 per year, plus benefits. More>>

Development News | April 1, 2016
LA: IBM to Anchor Century Village 88-Acre Technology Park in Monroe   

Development in Monroe, LA, will be home to IBM’s newly established 400-job Client Innovation Center. More>>

Development News | March 15, 2016
11th-Annual CiCi Award Recipients Announced by Trade & Industry Development   

11th-Annual CiCi Awards' Capital Investments Exceed 13 Billion Dollars, New Jobs Top 28,000. More>>

Article | March 14, 2016
2016 CiCi Awards Community Impact Category   

The Community Impact category of the 2016 CiCi Awards highlight 15 companies whose annoucements in 2015 will be tranformative to locations. More>>

Article | March 14, 2016
The 2016 CiCi Awards - Corporate Investment & Community Impact Awards   

Trade & Industry Development recognizes the most noteworthy economic development projects announced during 2015. More>>

Article | March 11, 2016
2016 CiCi Awards Corporate Investment Category   

The 2016 CiCi Corporate Investment category will impress you with the whopping amount of money being poured into local economies. More>>

Development News | March 10, 2016
LA: Entergy Kicks Off Construction of Lake Charles Transmission Project   

One of the largest single transmission projects in Entergy's history, a $159M project, launched in Lake Charles, Louisiana. More>>