North Louisiana Economic Partnership http://redriverradio.org en Manufacturing prospects are looking up for North La. http://redriverradio.org/post/manufacturing-prospects-are-looking-north-la <p>The economic development agency &ndash; North Louisiana Economic Partnership &ndash; says it has 48 prospective business leads in its pipeline, and the number of companies that are doing site selection in north Louisiana is up from last year. NLEP president Scott Martinez reported the numbers at an economic development presentation Thursday at the Bossier Civic Center.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p></p> Fri, 11 Oct 2013 18:51:00 +0000 Kate Archer Kent 34729 at http://redriverradio.org Manufacturing prospects are looking up for North La. Shreveport-Bossier recognized in national ranking http://redriverradio.org/post/shreveport-bossier-recognized-national-ranking <p>The trade magazine Site Selection released its list of cities&nbsp;with the greatest business expansion. Shreveport-Bossier tied for ninth in Tier&nbsp;2 metro areas, with 23 new or expanded&nbsp;companies. Fri, 02 Mar 2012 19:38:45 +0000 Kate Archer Kent 7643 at http://redriverradio.org Shreveport-Bossier recognized in national ranking