Louisiana Economic Development is responsible for strengthening the state's business environment and creating a more vibrant Louisiana economy.
Vision: Louisiana consistently outperforms the South and U.S. for job creation and economic opportunity.
Mission: Cultivate jobs and economic opportunity for the people of Louisiana, LED is aggressively pursuing eight integrated economic development strategies:
Improve our state economic competitiveness
Improve the competitiveness of our communities
Identify and cultivate top economic development assets in each region of our state
Place special focus on business retention and expansion
Develop comprehensive national-caliber business recruitment capacity
Cultivate innovation, entrepreneurship, and small business
Develop robust workforce solutions
Aggressively tell our story
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.