North Louisiana Economic Partnership (NLEP) is a public-private partnership dedicated to the positive and sustainable economic development of the 14 parishes it serves in North Louisiana. The NLEP and its many partners work with both existing and prospective companies to facilitate the attraction and retention of capital investment and meaningful job opportunities in our region.
The NLEP envisions a connected North Louisiana that is known globally as a thriving region, offering sustainable competitive advantages to diverse industry sectors and a desirable quality of life for its residents.
The NLEP works to ensure that companies identify North Louisiana as a desirable business location and encourages capital investment and job creation by serving as the lead promoter, facilitator, information provider, and advocate for both existing employers and companies considering the region for the first time.
Our talented staff of economic development and marketing professionals strives to simplify the site selection process.
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The NLEP serves as a “first stop shop,” where prospects can initiate their real estate search, access reliable information and connect with experts and area leaders. NLEP also offers customized services to support existing business growth. The intent is to simplify and expedite the company’s decision-making process. Our services, which are provided on a complimentary, customized and confidential basis, fall into two main categories: business development and workforce marketing services.
To learn more about how NLEP can assist you, contact us today