Gov. Edwards, LED, and BRAC pleased with Cortec expansion in Port Allen

$2.5 million investment to increase area’s economy BATON ROUGE, La. (LOCAL 33 ) (FOX 44) – A manufacturing company has announced it will invest $2.5 million to expand one of its facilities in Port Allen. Cortec LLC, a leading manufacturer of high quality valves and flow line equipment for production in the global oil and gas industry, made the expansion […]

Two members of the WBR Chamber complete terms at Institute for Organization Management

Jamie Hanks Institute for Organization Management, the professional development program of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation, is pleased to announce that Jamie Hanks, Executive Director, of the West Baton Rouge Chamber of Commerce, has recently completed her third year while Sharon Oubre-Williams, Membership Directer, completed her first at Institute for Organization Management, a four-year nonprofit […]

Traffic, economic development discussed at parish leader roundtable

By Quinn Welsch Economic development and transportation were the hot topics at the first ever West Baton Rouge Parish round-table discussion between its mayors and Parish President on March 30 at the West Baton Rouge Chamber’s March meeting at the Addis Community Center. As with any discussion on capital area economics, traffic was an […]

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