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June 13, 2024

Birdon America to Expand Jefferson Parish Marine Engineering Office, Create 25 High-Paying New Jobs

Birdon America, the U.S. arm of an Australia-based marine engineering and construction firm, announced it will expand its Jefferson Parish office to provide engineering design, supply chain, construction, and program management support for a new $1.1 billion U.S. Coast Guard contract. Read more »

June 12, 2024

Construction, Manufacturing and Fabrication Innovator RNGD Invests $25 Million to Expand Southeast Louisiana Operations, Create 130 Direct New Jobs

Construction and design leader RNGD, a Palmisano company, announced it is investing approximately $25 million to consolidate its Southeast Region manufacturing operations, training center and corporate headquarters in Jefferson Parish as part of an aggressive growth strategy. Read more »

April 23, 2024

JEDCO announces 2024 Economic Development Week event lineup

The Jefferson Parish Economic Development Commission (JEDCO) is proud to announce its participation in 2024 Economic Development Week, a global initiative created to recognize and honor the dedicated work of economic developers and their contributions to communities around the world. Sponsored by Avondale Global Gateway, Economic Development Week in Jefferson Parish will create unique opportunities for connection, education, and celebration through a variety of local events. Read more »

April 15, 2024

JEDCO, Jefferson Parish to host seminar aimed at simplifying starting a new business

Start Here! seminar will help business owners map out a plan to open quickly and efficiently in Jefferson Parish   (JEFFERSON, La) – Opening a business in a new community can be daunting, but in Jefferson Parish, it doesn’t have to be. The Jefferson Parish Economic Development Commission (JEDCO) and Jefferson Parish will host a seminar designed to help business … Read more »

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Orleans Coffee roasts the stuff that runs the Parish. The coffee roaster has been in business for over 30 years and made the move to the City of Kenner after Hurricane Katrina.

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