About Louisiana Digital Gaming Initiative, Inc.
Louisiana Digital Gaming Initiative incorporated in Baton Rouge, Louisiana on August 16th, 2010 as a non-profit trade association of businesses and professionals of the digital, software and electronic game manufacturing industry of Louisiana. This is includes working with government agencies, current industry developers, talent generation programs including local and state colleges, and fostering independent software development including entrepreneur programs. We are committed to the growth and development of this industry, talent generation, and the success of its members as they compete internationally.
Louisiana Digital Gaming Initiative is housed at 7117 Baton Rouge, LA 70807 within the Louisiana Technology Park.
Louisiana Digital Gaming Initiative’s mission is to promote the growth and success of digital gaming manufacturers in Louisiana by providing oversight, project management, and guidance of government and academic involvement, identification and availability of resources, creation and application of best practices. Lastly, our mission is to build a community of developers through associations and networking events.
Our vision is to encourage and support the video and electronic game manufacturing industry of Louisiana to a position of international recognition as a leading contributor of industry growth and maturity. We strive to promote high quality job placements within this industry and to retain talent within the state.
Louisiana Digital Gaming Initiative’s objectives are to establish and maintain a membership base representing game manufacturing and associated activities in Louisiana, represent the concerns of the industry on all issues that appear before Louisiana lawmakers, including Louisiana Digital Media Tax Credit Program, foster collaboration between academic and corporate entities in order to develop well-prepared members of the industry, serve as a publisher and central repository of vital information and guidance for members of Louisiana's digital media industry and promote awareness of the industry outside the State of Louisiana to attract continued economic growth and development.
Louisiana Digital Gaming Initiative targets Digital Media, Electronic Gaming, Software Development, Social Media, and Middleware Solutions companies.
Major areas we are reaching out too are large cities and growing technology hubs. Some of these cities include: Boston, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Seattle, and Austin