• Business Support

    By providing support process that accelerates the successful development of start-up and fledgling companies and providing an array of resources, incubators help community‚Äôs economies grow.    

  • Job Creation

    Construction Grants Program Impact Assessment Report, found that for every $10,000 in EDA funds invested in business incubation programs, an estimated 47 to 69 local jobs are generated.  

  • Keeping Companies In Business

    Historically, NBIA member incubators have reported that 87 percent of all firms that have graduated from their incubators are still in business. Source: Business Incubation Works

  • Business Support
  • Job Creation
  • Keeping Companies In Business
 
 
 

Incubators

The Louisiana Incubator Association is comprised of the states premier business incubators focused on creating jobs and developing local economies. By joining the incubator association, local incubators are able to capitalize on statewide partnerships and draw from a pool of resources.

Entrepreneurs

Entrepreneurs are the backbone of our economy. Small businesses make up 99.7% of all employer firms in the U.S., and employ half of all private sector employees. It's LBIA's goal to support the business creation process in order to increase entrepreneurial success.

Economic Development

By leveraging the support of economic development organizations across the state, we are able to work together toward common goals. When entrepreneurs and small businesses succeed, our economies and our communities are strengthened throughout Louisiana and across the country.