Created by the state legislature, LEDA exists to facilitate economic growth in Lafayette Parish. We have a board of 12 commissioners, appointed by various governmental and educational entities that work together with the full-time staff to provide answers, information, and assistance to businesses. For a presentation outlining all of LEDA's services, check out the presentations section on LEDA's website.
LEDA's mission is to provide assistance to local companies in their growth, market development and workforce development efforts; to recruit additional companies considering locating in this area; and to assist in the development of new companies in order to diversify the economy within Lafayette Parish.
The LEDA Resource Center, conveniently located in the Research Park of UL Lafayette’s University Common, offers
numerous amenities to your business. It is the perfect location to hold company trainings and seminars or to make a presentation to a special client.State-of-the-art equipment and a professional setting provide an excellent
environment to conduct business. For more information on using the LEDA Resource Center for your next company event, contact Lena Styles at (337) 593-1400