NATCHITOCHES – Dr. Lisa Abney, provost and vice president for academic and student affairs at Northwestern State University, will be among the participants in the North Louisiana Economic Partnership Summit Thursday, Jan. 24 from 11:30 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. at the Natchitoches Events Center. The Events Center is at 750 Second Street in Natchitoches.
The summit will also include presentations by the City of Natchitoches, the Natchitoches Area Chamber of Commerce and the North Louisiana Economic Partnership covering local, regional and state programs to assist business as well as a regional economic update. There is no charge to attend the summit, but those planning to attend should RSVP by calling (318) 677-2557.
The North Louisiana Economic Partnership is a non-profit economic development marketing organization, promoting 14 parishes in north Louisiana as a desirable and profitable business location. The organization and its partners work with both existing companies and prospective employers to encourage job creation and capital investment as a way to build a strong and thriving economy.