You Belong Here

Acadiana is a place with an economic landscape as rich as its cultural roots.
It has become a beacon for businesses both large and small,
due in no small measure to the support provided by One Acadiana.

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Find Your Place

Acadiana is more than just a region; it's a community of people that are as passionate for business as they are about life. Let us welcome you and your new or growing business into our home. We are ready, willing, and able to help you succeed.

The region consists of nine parishes: Acadia, Evangeline, Iberia, Jeff Davis, Lafayette, St. Landry, St. Martin, St. Mary and Vermilion. Each area has its own personality and distinctive industrial benefits and assets, but together we are One Acadiana. To learn more about our region, call us.

Tel: 337.233.2705

PHI, Inc.

Lafayette Parish

Noble Plastics

St. Landry Parish

One Acadiana Services

Services provided by One Acadiana include the following:

Site Selection

We can assist in making site selection decisions and also provide logistical support and hosting for company site visits.

Business Incentives and Taxes Navigation

We can assist in identifying available business and tax incentives and help guide companies through the incentive process on both local and state levels.

Customized Market Research

We provide valuable research data related to the region, labor, education, real estate and more.

Workforce and Talent Availability

We can connect companies with the talented employees needed to create, expand or maintain a successful business.

Access to Business Leadership

We can facilitate introductions to key business and governmental leaders and organizations that can help local companies succeed.

Regulatory Navigation

We can help guide companies through the process of obtaining permits and meeting any applicable regulations.

Ready to explore what Acadiana has to offer?

Our business development staff provides a wide range of services to foster the creation and retention of businesses in our nine-parish region. All of our services are coordinated with our partners, which include local economic development organizations, utilities (Entergy, SLEMCO, CLECO, Atmos Gas) and many local parish and municipal development authorities.

Are you launching a new company, expanding your current operation, or exploring a new sector of your industry? Our business-friendly environment is bolstered by low taxes, low utility rates, competitive wages, and robust incentives. An immense educational infrastructure provides a strong workforce, skilled in technological fields, precision manufacturing, research and development, and much more. Our market accessibility is a differentiator in the Gulf Coast region, with easy access to interstate, rail, ports, and airports.

Success is in our culture.

To learn more, contact Jim.

Find your sense of place.
Discover an environment where you will succeed.