Businesses are Saying "Yes" to Louisiana.

More businesses are taking advantage of Louisiana's code for success: competitive incentives, a skilled workforce, a business-friendly tax environment and a unique quality of life. Discover why companies continue to choose Louisiana.


Seeking a more favorable business climate, Fortune 1000 Albemarle Corporation relocates headquarters to Baton Rouge.


GE Capital selects New Orleans for IT Center of Excellence as city strengthens its growing technology sector.


World-class infrastructure attracts Austria-based Benteler Steel's first hot-rolling steel mill in U.S. to Port of Caddo-Bossier.


Unique partnership with state universities drives creation of IBM Services Center in downtown Baton Rouge.


Positive business environment and pool of talented chemists drives Bercen's headquarters relocation to manufacturing facility in Denham Springs.


With the support of LED, Louisiana-based K&B Machine Works upgrades its facility, improves efficiency snd creates partnership with nearby community college.


LED provides support to CenturyLink through two acquisitions and a major headquarters expansion.


Louisiana's first major animation studio, Moonbot Studios, wins Academy Award for film produced at Shreveport facility.


Louisiana's swift permitting process allows Cheniere Energy to create first domestic terminal to export liquefied natural gas.


Nucor solidifies deal with Louisiana, begins construction and hiring.


ConAgra Foods Lamb Weston develops LEED-certified processing plant in Delhi to meet growing demand for sweet potatoes.


Attracted by Louisiana's growing film industry, visual effects company Pixel Magic selects Lafayette for new studio.


Services of LED FastStart® support recruitment and training of 73 new employees at Dr. Reddy's Laboratories expanded Shreveport facility.


Growing Louisiana film industry, state-of-the-art soundstage complex attract visual effects studio Pixomondo to Baton Rouge.


Access to ports, rails and interstates attracts $138 million Dynamic Fuels biofuels plant to Geismar.


Seizing growing natural gas market, Sasol creates Louisiana's largest manufacturing project with gas-to-liquid and ethane cracker complex.

Electronic Arts 

LED and local economic development partners team up to provide customized workforce solutions for leading interactive software producer Electronic Arts.

Schumacher Group 

LED collaborates with local partners to retain Lafayette-based Schumacher Group and support its headquarters expansion.


Paris-based Gameloft commits to new studio thanks to an effective social media recruiting blitz by LED FastStart®.


Louisiana's swift permitting process gives SNF Flopam competitive advantage as it develops production facility in the town of White Castle.


LED makes a case for Gardner Denver to consolidate facility into Monroe.


Ideal climate and access to ports entices Mexico-based Zagis' state-of-the-art cotton spinning facility — its first investment in U.S.

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