The purpose of the Northeast Louisiana Business and Community Development Center (NLBCDC) is to advance entrepreneurship and to support economic and community development in the northeast Louisiana Delta region. The NLBCDC offers business owners resources and services designed to support and sustain a successful business. The small business incubator provides facilities and administrative assistance to fledgling companies thus allowing them to focus on the development or expansion of their business. Training and opportunities that directly impact the quality of life and stimulate economic growth will be offered in communities comprising the targeted region.


Congratulations to My Wants and owner, Kelsi Guidry, for being honored with the Micro Business Award at the West Monroe West Ouachita Chamber of Commerce Small Business Awards Program. Read the article at

07/23/14 16:48

Congratulations to incubator tenant company, Accelerated Business Exchange. Owner Reggie Fontana placed 2nd in the LA Startup Prize July qualifying event. Accelerated Business Exchange moves on to the final event in September, competing for $50,000 in prizes! Read about the event at

07/23/14 16:21

Join Ieshea Jones, Founder & CEO of Direnzic Technology, on June 18, July 16 & August 20 for this informative and timely series. All sessions will be held from 11:00am-12:30pm in Hemphill Hall at ULM. Additional information and registration available at Register today!

06/12/14 11:35

Cypress Entertainment receives national recognition! Check out their mention in Adweek -

03/21/14 09:32

The official press conference announcing the Dirty South Marathon. Congratulations to MyWants for their efforts in making this event a reality -

02/20/14 10:26