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Friday, August 17, 2018
Inc. Magazine Unveils Its 37th Annual List of America’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies—the Inc. 5000For the 3rd Time, Quality Engineering & Surveying Appears on the Inc. 5000, Ranking No. 4276 With Three-Year Revenue Growth of 79 Percent   Port Vincent, LA August 15, 2018 – Inc. magazine today revealed that Quality Engineering & Surveying is No. 4276 on its 37th annual Inc. 5000, the most ...read more
Categories: Business News, General News Article, Member News, Press Release
Friday, August 17, 2018
Touchable Tan owner and CEO Tara Sanders was delighted to be included on the Best Things Louisiana list of the 10 Best Tanning Salons in the State. Touchable Tan snagged the number 2 spot.  Tara bought the salon in 2012 when her younger sister who worked there let her know that it was up for sale. Since then she has grown the company and expanded and improved the services offered. The salon ...read more
Categories: Business News, General News Article, Member News, Press Release
Friday, August 17, 2018
Gator Millworks is moving their team under one collaborative roof on a 76 thousand square foot property. About 100 people came out for the groundbreaking of the state-of-the-art facility. Gator Millworks CEO said they chose to hold the groundbreaking on Aug 13, the anniversary of the 2016 flood “For a reason.” Foster said that the company is moving past the flood, growing and expanding more than ...read more
Categories: Business News, Member News, Press Release
Monday, August 13, 2018
Parish President Layton Ricks gave his annual State of the Parish address on Wednesday accompanied by Representative Valarie Hodges, Livingston Parish Tourism’s Eric Edwards, David Bennett from the Livingston Economic Development Council and April Wehrs from the Livingston Parish Chamber of Commerce. Ricks told the crowd of 140 that not only is the parish recovering, but that Livingston Parish is ...read more
Categories: - Featured Article, Chamber, Disaster Recovery - Business, Economic, General News Article, Leadership Livingston, Political, Press Release
Monday, August 13, 2018
The newest Leadership Livingston class got together at the Livingston Parish Chamber of Commerce office to meet one another and an introduction to the course that they will participate in over the next nine months.   The 28 students will kick off the program at an overnight retreat on August 19th and 20th where they will simulate a society and learn about the struggles of each class of society ...read more
Categories: - Featured Article, Chamber, Chamber News, General News Article, Human Interest, Leadership Livingston, Press Release
Wednesday, August 08, 2018
August 8, 2018 Re:  Leadership Livingston Class of 2019 Announced Today at the Chamber's Annual State of the Parish address, the 7th Leadership Livingston Class was announced.  28 participants will begin a 10 month journey on learning more about Livingston Parish.  Those announced in the class are:Kayla Atkinson - Rebuild LiivngstonTyler Brooks - EFCU FinancialTina Cifreo - Blount General ...read more
Categories: - Featured Article, Chamber News, Leadership Livingston
Thursday, August 02, 2018
The Livingston Future 5 were announced on Tuesday, July 31, 2018, at the Livingston Young Professionals Annual Meeting. Winners of the inaugural Livingston Future 5 areRachel Brown, McHugh David, Amanda Moss, Jody Purvis and Jamie Seal. Congressman Garret Graves, young entrepreneur Jeremy Aydell and words from Jamie Seal, past council chair and Kevin Foster, current council chair were also on the ...read more
Categories: Chamber News, Community News, Human Interest, Livingston Young Professionals, Member News, Press Release, - Featured Article, Chamber
Thursday, August 02, 2018
Hannis T. Bourgeois LLP is proud to announce they have named Debbie Moran and Trey Sanders partners of the firm effective July 1, 2018.  “These individuals make a positive impact on our clients, our people and our communities. They demonstrate a deep commitment to the development and growth of the firm, “said Managing Partner, Monica Zumo.  “We are proud of their accomplishments and look forward ...read more
Categories: Business News, Member News, Human Interest, Press Release
Thursday, August 02, 2018
On Wednesday, August 8, the Livingston Parish Chamber of Commerce will host the State of the Parish luncheon at Forrest Grove Plantation with important updates from Parish President Layton Ricks and Representative Valarie Hodges. Ricks will provide his annual State of the Parish address and Representative Hodges will report on the Comite Project. Construction has been discussed and delayed for 34 ...read more
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Monday, July 23, 2018
Jeremy Aydell to Speak at Livingston Young Professionals Annual Meeting At the LYP Annual Meeting, the Livingston Parish Chamber of Commerce will introduce the inaugural Livingston Future 5. Young professionals who are making an impact in the parish will be selected from nominations submitted throughout the month of June. “Livingston Parish has many invaluable resources including exceptional ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Livingston Young Professionals, - Featured Article, Chamber News, Human Interest, Press Release
Wednesday, July 18, 2018
Livingston Parish Fire Protection District 4 acquires property on Satsuma Road for new fire house                                                                            Walker, LA – The Livingston Parish Fire Protection District 4 (LPFPD4) acquired .88 acres of property on Satsuma Road from the Livingston Parish School Board. Plans are being developed to construct a new fire station on ...read more
Categories: Community, Member News, Community News, Press Release
Tuesday, July 17, 2018
Note from the Livingston Parish Chamber - "The Chamber would like to thank Mr. Cathey for his unwavering support of Livingston Parish and particularly, the work of the Livingston Parish Chamber.  Like North Oaks Health System, we continue to find ways to grow and be an asset to our community.  We could not do this without the support of community investors like North Oaks.  Bringing quality ...read more
Categories: Business News, - Featured Article, Community
Friday, July 06, 2018
$1.4 BILLION IN NEW FUNDINGMore than $600 million for Comite & EBR Flood Projects; Up to $2.0 billion available for Capital Region flood protection; $760 million for West Shore Hurricane Protection Washington, DC – Congressman Garret Graves (South Louisiana) announced today one of the largest flood protection investments in Louisiana history -- nearly $3 billion in federal funding for ...read more
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Tuesday, July 03, 2018
PRESS RELEASE – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  First Fuller Center Disaster Rebuilders Home in Livingston Parish  Livingston Young Professionals will partner with Ginger Ford Northshore Fuller Center for Housing and Fuller Center Disaster Rebuilders to help build homes for two families. The houses were started June 18th in Riverscape Subdivision between Killian and Maurepas when 50 volunteers known as ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community News, General News Article, Livingston Young Professionals, - Featured Article, Community, Disaster Recovery - Home, Human Interest, Press Release
Tuesday, July 03, 2018
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Leadership Livingston brings Dave Ramsey Personal Finance Course to Livingston Parish High Schools   Students in Livingston Parish High Schools have access to Foundations in Finance personal finance course because of Livingston Leadership group Common Cents for Students. The group of six Leadership participants wrote grants to purchase the program and promoted the ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Education, Human Interest, Press Release, - Featured Article, Chamber News, Community News, General News Article, Leadership Livingston
Wednesday, June 27, 2018
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Leadership Livingston 2019 Accepting Applications for 7th Class   The Livingston Parish Chamber of Commerce is accepting applications for Leadership Livingston Class of 2019. “We encourage everyone who is considering this program to apply.  Various backgrounds and interests in the community are accepted for the program. The program is designed to include a diverse pool ...read more
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Monday, June 25, 2018
PRESS RELEASE: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Contact: April Wehrs, 225-665-8155 | april@livingstonparishchamber.org  Re:  Livingston Future 5 Inaugural awards Nominate a young professional here.  Livingston Parish young professionals who live, work and or volunteer in Livingston Parish will have an opportunity to be recognized through the “Livingston Future 5” awards.  The inaugural awards, a program ...read more
Categories: Chamber News, Member News, - Featured Article, Community, Press Release, Chamber, Livingston Young Professionals
Monday, June 25, 2018
Press release: for immediate release  Contact: April Wehrs, 225-665-8155 | april@livingstonparishchamber.org  Livingston Parish Chamber Expo draws record crowd.  Record crowds, along with packed parking, accommodated with a shuttle service, filled the Suma Center at the 7th Annual Livingston Parish Chamber Business & Community Expo.  Over 115 vendors drew the attention of job seekers and ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Press Release, - Featured Article, Chamber News, Community News
Friday, June 22, 2018
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 21, 2018  Contact: April Wehrs | staff@livingstonparishchamber.org 225-665-8155  Leadership Livingston Celebrates 20 New Graduates The Livingston Parish Chamber of Commerce held graduation for its Leadership Livingston 2018 class on Tuesday, June 19. The 125 Leadership Alumni welcomed 20 new members who completed impressive community service projects during the 2018 ...read more
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Friday, June 15, 2018
7 of the Best TED Talks for Small Business  © Can Stock Photo Inc. / ra2studio One of the hardest things about running a business is finding the resources you need – be it human resources, financial resources, or educational resources. There's no question you know your product, service or industry but what do you know about running a business or social media, or marketing, or sales? And how has ...read more
Categories: Business Development - Advice - Trainings, - Featured Article
Friday, June 15, 2018
PRESS RELEASE: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Contact: April Wehrs, 225-665-8155 | april@livingstonparishchamber.org  Livingston Leadership Challengers Field project is complete.  Walker, LA (May 24, 2018) - After three years of hard work, planning and fundraising, the Challengers Ballfield opened on May 24 at Sidney Hutchinson Park. A crowd of players, their families and community leaders gathered to ...read more
Categories: Chamber News, Community News, Leadership Livingston, - Featured Article, Community, Human Interest, Press Release
Friday, February 02, 2018
Message from Chairman of the Board, John Blount     "In my time with the chamber, I've understood more than ever what a necessary partner the chamber is in making Livingston Parish better.  We are an organization that brings the business community together, not only for a voice and business growth - which is important, but also for our collective efforts in engaging the business community in ...read more
Categories: - Featured Article, Chamber News, Business News