Oct. 21, 2009 05:00 AM
With oil execs and NPR on the same page, natural gas is getting the attention it deserves In September when National Public Radio announced a series of reports titled “Rediscovering Natural Gas by Hitting Rock Bottom,” it got my attention. NPR’s ...
Aug. 26, 2009 05:00 AM
Our 12th annual nod to ladies who lead Each fall we have the distinct pleasure of producing the annual Women Who Mean Business issue and awards luncheon. We are continually touched by the inspiring life stories these honorees have to share and always ...
July 29, 2009 05:00 AM
Acadiana Business’ inaugural list is the kind of snapshot of activity you can’t find elsewhere at such a critical time for local business. As Acadiana Business closes out FY2 (we begin our third year of publication with next month’s issue), we ...
June 24, 2009 12:00 AM
We’re scouting the market for Acadiana’s top privately held companies. What do you have planned for your summer vacation? For us here at Acadiana Business, the time will be spent launching a new project that requires exhaustive research. We’re ...
May 27, 2009 12:00 AM
The chamber promotes high-tech wildcatting in the 21st century to see if broadband can be the new Black Gold. Ideas and creative exchange are the payload in the new century. Economic development pros understand that successful communities in the future ...
April 29, 2009 12:00 AM
LUS’ fiber capacity is a huge economic development opportunity for Lafayette to emerge as a global leader in educational tools for the new century. There’s a lot of buzz surrounding a recent report issued by Greg Davis to the Greater Lafayette ...
Feb. 24, 2009 11:00 PM
The 10/12 Corridor Coalition: What’s In it for Lafayette? As a Lafayette Parish designee on the Acadiana Regional Alliance, I’m a big believer in regionalism and have spent countless volunteer hours in recent years trying to help pull the ARA together ...
Jan. 27, 2009 11:00 PM
Shaping Up the New Year I hope your year is off to a running, walking, swimming or cycling start. It’s the end of January, and if you haven’t renewed your commitment to personal fitness, put the excuses behind you. Need some motivation? Perhaps this ...
Dec. 22, 2008 11:00 PM
For these holidays, you can’t beat home sweet home As we go to press with this issue of Acadiana Business, Chrysler has just announced a one-month, nation-wide shutdown of production for its entire fleet as a last-ditch effort to survive into the new ...
Nov. 26, 2008 12:00 AM
Regionalism Revisited: As the regional mindset catches fire, is now the time to spend millions attracting educated, young adults from out-of-state? In my thirty-some odd years covering local news, I’ve witnessed several failed efforts to unite core ...

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