Greater Shreveport Chamber of Commerce

The mission of the Greater Shreveport Chamber of Commerce is to promote economic prosperity, serve as a business advocate, and celebrate the achievements of our region.

About

We seek to fulfill our mission through:

-Stimulating member engagement and interaction to bring value to chamber membership.
-Partnering with local and regional economic development groups to promote business retention, expansion, and development.
-Effectively influencing public policy for the benefit of the local business community.
-Being a strong advocate for educational excellence at all levels, including workforce development and training.
-Proactively communicating with stakeholders to foster a positive image for our Chamber.
-Optimizing financial and human resources to ensure a vital and effective Chamber community and region.

Services Provided

Business Planning

  • Business Model development
  • Forming a Business
  • Market Plan Development

Economic and Site Development

  • Economic Development
  • Tax Credits

Human Resources, Workforce and Talent

  • Employee Development
  • Leadership/Professional Development
  • Recruiting
  • Retention
  • Workforce Training

Import and Export Assistance

  • Certification and Licensing

Libraries and Research

  • Business Research Resources

Management Issues

  • Leadership/Professional Development
  • Recruiting Assistance

Marketing and Sales

  • Award Recognition
  • Market Research

Mentoring

  • Formal Mentoring Programs
  • One-on-One Counseling
  • Peer Mentoring

Networking and Associations

  • Demographically Based
  • Geographically Based
  • Industry Specific
  • Small Business/General

Public Policy and Government Relations

  • African-American Business
  • City Business Issues
  • Hispanic Business
  • Native-American Business
  • Small Business Policy
  • State Business Issues
  • Women’s Business Issues

Space

  • Conference/Meeting and Event Space
  • Coworking
  • Office Space

Starting a Business

  • Forming a Business
  • Home-Based Business Training
  • Startup Business Counseling
  • Startup Classes

Training

  • Business Management Training
  • Online Courses and Videos
  • Startup Classes
Primary Contact
Timothy Magner
Address
400 Edwards St.
Shreveport, Louisiana 71101