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Kennedy, Peterson, Zeringue join GBRIA board of directors

The Greater Baton Rouge Industry Alliance has elected as new members of its board of directors Joe Kennedy, group manager of Barriere Construction Asphalt Group; Chet Peterson, ethylene and...

T. Baker Smith CEO receives Legacy Award

Kenneth “Kenny” Smith, president and CEO of engineering firm T. Baker Smith in Houma, is the recipient of its annual Legacy Award, reports ENR...

Six industrial firms make LSU’s ROARING 10 list

Six Louisiana industrial firms are among LSU's ROARING 10 list of highest revenue-generating businesses owned or led by LSU graduates. Coming in at No. 2...

Executive Profile: Alta Baker

President & CEO Safe Haven Enterprises LLC Jennings Bachelor’s degree in Education, McNeese State University, Lake Charles Planning out her business on a napkin, Alta Baker knew she was...

Toughest Challenge: Rhoman Hardy of Shell Geismar

A Lake Charles native, Rhoman Hardy began his career in 1988 at Shell’s Taft plant, eventually becoming an electrical engineer there in 1991. Since...

GBRIA honors diverse group for workforce development efforts

The Greater Baton Rouge Industry Alliance honored local contractors, educators and institutions during its 13th Annual Craft Workforce Development Awards on Oct. 8. Art...

Two industry CEOs recognized as Louisiana Growth Leaders

Two Louisiana industry firms were among 10 companies honored by Louisiana Economic Development as 2020 Louisiana Growth Leaders. Staged online last week, Spotlight Louisiana 2020...

Cothran named COO of Louisiana LNG developer

Brian Cothran has joined Venture Global as chief operating officer. The appointment is key, as the company is developing three LNG facilities in Louisiana, for...

The Louisiana Oil & Gas Association’s top executive is moving on

Gifford Briggs is leaving the Louisiana Oil & Gas Association. The association president, who has been with the organization since 2007, is leaving on Sept....

Congressman Garret Graves talks GOMESA, help for oil and gas industry in virtual visit...

Bayou Industrial Group is hosting a virtual visit with Congressman Garret Graves at 1:30 p.m. today. Rep. Graves will update guests on on federal COVID-19...

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