• Launch Your Business

  • Your Success Story Starts Here

    These are the local and regional resources available to you to help you take your big idea and make it a reality. Your success starts here!

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  • The mission of the Central Louisiana Economic Development Alliance is to help people prosper in vibrant, thriving communities.


     

  • With dedicated and knowledgeable professionals committed to Louisiana's economic future, LED strives to help businesses find the resources they need to make relocation and expansion a successful, profitable endeavor.


     

  • We help entrepreneurs create or grow their startup business quickly by providing them with expertise, mentorship and key connections.

  • geauxBIZ is your one-stop site for launching your new business in the state of Louisiana.

     


     

  • LSBDC influences communities by working with clients to develop small businesses. LSBDC’s services locate potential start-up and expansion capital. 


     

  • NLEP provides professional economic development services to the 14-parish region of North Louisiana, including lead generation and prospect management.

  • We provide entrepreneurs and small business owners with free, easy access to the vital assistance, resources, and information they need—when they need it.

     


     

  • We are the lead economic development agency for Natchitoches Parish; we provide technical assistance, information on local, state, and federal financing resources, and manage projects.


     

  • The SBA is the only cabinet-level federal agency fully dedicated to small business and provides counseling, capital, and contracting expertise as the nation’s only go-to resource and voice for small businesses.