Lafayette, LA Economic Development Authority

Gregg Gothreaux

President & Chief Executive Officer

211 East Devalcourt Street
Lafayette, Louisiana 70506
Phone : (337) 593-1400
Toll-free : (800) 810-7771
Fax : (337) 234-3009
Email : information@lafayette.org
Website : www.lafayette.org/

Targeted Industries

•   Aerospace & Defense
•   Alternative Energy & Fuels
•   Back Office/Call Centers/Data Centers
•   Bio & Pharmaceuticals
•   Food & Agriculture Related
•   Logistics, Warehousing & Distribution
•   Manufacturing
•   Metals
•   Plastics
•   Retail
•   Technology/R&D

About Lafayette, LA Economic Development Authority

The Lafayette Economic Development Authority (LEDA) works with businesses as they make decisions to start, expand or relocate to Lafayette, Louisiana, and the surrounding communities. Through innovative collaborations with business, government and education, LEDA strives to grow the community’s business base for future development and diversification.

LA: PPE Facilities Planned for Lafayette, St. Martin Parishes, Adding 2,000+ Jobs

Development News | May 4, 2021

Facilities to include headquarters and two personal protective equipment manufacturing plants, resulting in over 2,200 new direct, indirect jobs. more >>

LA: SchoolMint to Move HQ to Lafayette, Creating 178 New Jobs

Development News | July 28, 2020

Education software company SchoolMint will consolidate its U.S. operations in Lafayette, Louisiana, including transferring its headquarters from San... more >>

LA: Tech Firm CGI Seeks to Fill 160 New Professional Jobs in Louisiana

Development News | February 6, 2020

Global tech firm CGI will conduct a career fair on Feb. 11 in Lafayette, La., to fill professional positions for the company’s Louisiana operations. more >>

LA: Viemed Healthcare Announces 220-Job HQ Expansion In Lafayette

Development News | June 25, 2019

Viemed Healthcare is expanding its headquarters and creating 220 new direct jobs in Lafayette. more >>

LA: CGI Announces Expansion of Lafayette IT Center, Adding 400 Jobs

Development News | May 23, 2018

IT consultant's $13M, 50,000-sq-ft IT center anchors Lafayette Research Park opened in 2016; exploring plans for a second Lafayette facility. more >>

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Louisiana Economic Development

EdTech Firm Says Goodbye, Silicon Valley... Hello, Silicon Bayou.

January 7, 2021

EdTech company SchoolMint is taking advantage of Lafayette, La.’s business climate, assistance programs, workforce training and higher-ed... more >>

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