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Monday, October 15, 2018
Business News for the Week of Oct. 15The Springs at Juban Crossing Apartments held a grand opening celebration on Sunday that had something for everyone. The grand opening featured food from Hooters and Walk-On’s, a car show, live band and more. There was also a pet adoption at the event, which helped to highlight the animal-friendly nature of the apartment complex. Magnolia Wealth Strategies, a ...read more
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Friday, October 05, 2018
Business News for the week of Oct. 8Holmes Building Supply saved Christmas for 4,000 children. The Salvation Army’s Angel Tree drive was in jeopardy after their usual warehouse for Christmas gifts was damaged by a car. The organization uses donated space, so they had no money to rent an alternate warehouse. Matt Holmes offered a Holmes Building Supply warehouse that had been on the market for more ...read more
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Friday, September 28, 2018
Business & Community News for the week of October 1Cox Business’ Vice President of Government and Public Affairs, Fran Gladden, was honored as Alumnus of the year by McNeese State Alumni Association. After graduating from McNeese in 1977, Gladden began an accomplished career in government and community relations including for Louisiana Economic Development. She joined Cox Business in 2009 and ...read more
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Thursday, September 27, 2018
For Immediate Release: September 24, 2018Fran Gladden Honored as 2018 Alumnus of the Year by McNeese State Alumni AssociationLOUISIANA – September 24, 2018 – Fran Gladden, vice president of government and public affairs for Cox Southeast Region, recently was named by the McNeese State University Alumni Association as one of three 2018 Distinguished Alumnus of the Year. The Award is the highest ...read more
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Wednesday, September 26, 2018
NEWS RELEASEContact:                  April Wehrs                                 (225) 665-8155                                  april@livingstonparishchamber.org  Louisiana State Chambers of the Year Announced for 2018  BOSSIER CITY, LA (September 24, 2018) - "Being the best organization we can be for the benefit of our members and Livingston Parish is a top priority.  We continue to adjust ...read more
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Friday, September 21, 2018
The venue was packed with almost 200 attendees for the Livingston Parish Chamber of Commerce’s second annual Women’s Leadership Special Event with headlining speakers Judge Blair Edwards and Livingston Parish Sheriff’s Office Public Information Officer, Lori Steele. The Livingston Parish Chamber recognized five women with Women’s Leadership Awards. Shannon Bernard representing Primerica, Regina ...read more
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Monday, September 17, 2018
Business News Week of September 17The second location of BRQ Seafood & Barbecue will be opening on September 18. Co-owner and executive chef, Justin Ferguson’s hometown of Denham Springs will soon have a new restaurant where VooDoo BBQ used to be. The restaurant will be full service with a bar and a to-go option, a new feature for the Denham Springs location. Are you comfortable in the spotlight? ...read more
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Monday, September 10, 2018
Business News Week of September 10thDianette Busbin is the new manager atSouthern Properties. She is an experienced realtor in South Louisiana with eight years in the business, which makes her the perfect person to manage the successful, multi-agent branch of Berkshire Hathaway. We’re jumping for joy. Denham Spring’s first trampoline park, Airborne Extreme, is set to have a soft opening on ...read more
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Wednesday, August 29, 2018
Gator Millworks Promotes Lacey Meier to Vice President of Pre-Construction Gator Millworks is pleased to announce the promotion of Lacey Meier from Project Estimator to Vice President of Pre-Construction. In this new role, Lacey will be tasked with coordinating and overseeing all estimating and pre-construction efforts for Gator Millworks. “I am so appreciative for this opportunity to help ...read more
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Friday, August 24, 2018
Pictured from left to right: April Wehrs, President/CEO Livingston Parish Chamber; Nisha Hebert, RN (PRN); Marlena Nobile, LPN; Shawn Brady, Chamber Ambassador; Brynlee Champagne; Heather F. Champagne, PNP-C; Robert Reynolds, Chamber Ambassador; Amanda Martin, LPN (PRN); Steve Bernard, Chamber Ambassador; Michelle Tranchina, Chamber AmbassadorWaterway Pediatrics held a Ribbon Cutting event hosted ...read more
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Friday, August 24, 2018
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASELeaps and Bounds Sports Center to Celebrate 20th “Birthday” Saturday The Denham Springs based acrobatic gym will celebrate 20 years of business and fun this Saturday at their location on Eden Church Rd. The Birthday Bash will be held from 11 am- 3 pm and include games, an obstacle course face painting and prizes, including a month of tuition. The event is free to the public ...read more
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Monday, August 20, 2018
Denham Springs became home to two new All Star dealerships this June. All Star Nissan and All Star Kia held ribbon cutting ceremonies on June 27 and 29 at a facility facing I-12 across from the Juban Crossing Shopping Center. The Nissan location is over 35 thousand square feet and holds 26 service bays. All Star doubled the size of the previous Florida Boulevard location and increased the staff. ...read more
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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