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One Acadiana President and CEO Troy Wayman joined GMA this morning to share details on the organization’s upcoming “An Expert’s Perspective” event.

The event will feature economist Dr. Loren Scott who will give his forecast on Acadiana’s regional economy. Wayman says he believes this year’s forecast will be slightly more optimistic than what it has been in the past. The focus will be mainly on Acadiana but will also include comments on the region’s involvement in Louisiana’s economy, as well.

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Representatives from One Acadiana talk with Evangeline Parish officials about how to attain higher ed

1. How long have you been a member of One Acadiana?

3.5 years;  since August 2014 (Lofton Staffing Services)

2. What do you most enjoy about One Acadiana?

Having the opportunity to actively make a difference in our business community, by volunteering/assisting in events to promote it!

3. What’s your favorite tip for someone thinking about joining One Acadiana?

1. How long have you been a member of One Acadiana?

Just joined Nov. 2016 (Homewood Suites by Hilton)

2. What do you most enjoy about One Acadiana?

Networking and being involved in the community.

A second Louisiana economic development-certified site in New Iberia was unveiled today.
The Iberia Economic Development Authority and One Acadiana announced progress point, a new 45-acre site on highway 90 for business and industrial complexes to be built.

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The Iberia Economic Development Authority, in conjunction with One Acadiana and Iberia Parish Government, announced Tuesday morning the certification of Progress Point in Iberia Parish. 

The announcement came at the IEDA office in downtown New Iberia, with local public officials and One Acadiana members present to celebrate the announcement. The site is the second certified site in Iberia Parish, along with the Acadiana Regional Airport. 

Today, Iberia Economic Development Authority with One Acadiana (1A) and CLECO announced that a 45.29-acre site along Highway 90 has been certified under the Louisiana Economic Development (LED) Certified Sites program.

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1A Sites Selection Investment Profile

Download our 2017 Annual Report and Business Directory.

1A Sites Selection Investment Profile

Check out our Investment Profile featured in Site Selection to learn about Acadiana’s target industries, regional assets, recent business recruitment wins, and business leaders’ perspective on finding success in Acadiana.

Southern Louisiana Economic Development Guide 2015-2016

Look for coverage of Acadiana throughout Vol. 1 of the 2015-2016 Southern Louisiana Economioc Development Guide. Click the image to view.

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Click the play button above to watch a recording of the LOGA Gubernatorial Forum moderated by One Acadiana President & CEO Jason El Koubi. The Forum was held March 13, 2015 in Lake Charles.

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News Page Play Button.pngClick the icon to listen to VP, Urban Revitalization and Development Harry Weiss and Dr. Pearson Cross discussing importance of I-49 South and the I-49 Lafayette Connector project on KRVS Radio Acadie 88.7 FM

News Page Play Button.pngClick the icon to listen to One Acadiana staff members, Jeff Bashaw (COO) and André Breaux (VP, Policy Initiatives) give updates on One Acadiana's progress and initiatives on KRVS Radio Acadie 88.7 FM.

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 If interested in more information about news, contact Senior VP, Governmental Affairs & Communications Anita Begnaud at anita@oneacadiana.org

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