new kind of work environment; encourages people who might normally work independently from home or a café to join a community of like minds

InterTech Science Park

an 800-acre urban science and technology park that provides its tenants with access to academic facilities, researchers, core equipment laboratories, animal care, multi-tenant wet lab and office space, land for building, venture capital, business planning assistance and financial incentives

African American Chamber of Commerce

creates an environment conducive to economic empowerment for small businesses, African-American owned businesses, and the community at-large, resulting in socioeconomic growth

City of Shreveport Fair Share Program

seeks to enforce the City’s policy of providing and ensuring contracting/purchasing opportunities for small and economically disadvantaged businesses

Metro Regional Business Incubator

a business development project of The Coordinating & Development Corporation (CDC), which is an economic development organization serving ten parishes in Northwest Louisiana, eight counties in Northeast Texas, and four counties in Southwest Arkansas

Springhill-North Webster Chamber of Commerce

works continuously for growth of the Springhill, Cullen, Cotton Valley, Sarepta, Shongaloo, North Webster Parish, and Northwest Louisiana; promotes business expansion and population increase

Desoto Parish Chamber of Commerce

a non-profit organization that operates on membership investments and dollars generated from business-related programs; works closely with various economic development groups throughout the parish to promote economic development

Claiborne Chamber of Commerce

promotes, assists, and encourages the advancement of the material prosperity and commercial, industrial, and civic progress of Homer, Haynesville, and the entire community

Bienville Chamber of Commerce

works for the growth of towns and communities in Bienville Parish

LA Tech Enterprise Center

houses the Louisiana Tech Technology Incubator (LTTI) and the Technology Business Development Center (TBDC); facilitates and promotes the growth of new and existing ventures of the innovation enterprise in the I-20 corridor of north Louisiana

Southern University Small, Women, & Minority-Owned Business Incubator

assists businesses in obtaining financing, networking with other entrepreneurs, finding flexible space and leases, and other business support and technical assistance services

Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce

a multi-disciplinary membership service organization and sales and public relations agency representing not only Ruston but all of Lincoln Parish; represents the needs of the business community

Greater Bossier Economic Development Foundation

works to help pool community resources and go after jobs on a regional basis, spreads the success across the area, assists small businesses in providing training dollars to grow the workforce in Northwest Louisiana, partners with institutions, and provides land sale opportunities