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St. Tammany EDF
21489 Koop Drive, Suite 7
Mandeville, LA 70471
phone (985) 809-7874
toll free (888) 868-3830
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April Newsletter - Posted 04/13/2016
Check out interesting economic development news in our April newsletter!

Commercial building permits issued at increasing rate in St. Tammany - Posted 03/22/2016
STEDF has released its fourth quarter reports on St. Tammany economic trends and parish growth. In 2015, St. Tammany issued 15 percent more commercial building permits than in 2014.

March Newsletter - Posted 03/16/2016
Check out interesting economic development news in our March newsletter!

STEDF announces 2016 Workforce Development Series - Posted 03/15/2016
STEDF will host a six-part series examining workforce development beginning in April and lasting through November. Area business leaders interested in or involved with workforce development in St. Tammany are invited to attend.

February Newsletter - Posted 02/17/2016
Check out interesting economic development news in our February newsletter!

STEDF business retention secures almost 3,000 jobs in St. Tammany - Posted 01/28/2016
Seven business and industry partners received awards from STEDF Thursday at STEDF’s annual luncheon, where STEDF CEO Brenda Bertus also detailed the organization’s highlights and achievements from 2015.

December Newsletter - Posted 12/22/2015
Check out interesting economic development news in our December newsletter!

Total sales rise over $150 million year-to-date in St. Tammany - Posted 12/22/2015
STEDF has released its third quarter reports on St. Tammany economic trends and parish growth.

Tickets available for STEDF annual luncheon in Slidell - Posted 12/01/2015
STEDF will highlight its achievements and successes for 2015 at its annual luncheon on Jan. 28. Several companies and individuals will receive awards from the organization in recognition of their activities within the parish.

November Newsletter - Posted 11/30/2015
Check out interesting economic development news in our November newsletter!

STEDF announces Florida Marine expansion in Mandeville - Posted 10/23/2015
STEDF is pleased to announce the expansion of Florida Marine, LLC in Mandeville. On Friday, Florida Marine broke ground for a major expansion to its Mandeville offices, creating space for an additional 40 positions.

STEDF releases three reports depicting economic growth in St. Tammany - Posted 09/29/2015
STEDF has released its second quarter reports on St. Tammany economic trends and parish growth, as well as its annual summary of local economic data for the past decade.

September Newsletter - Posted 09/18/2015
Check out interesting economic development news in our September newsletter!

STEDF and Chevron examine workforce development in energy, oil and gas - Posted 09/09/2015
STEDF and Chevron will present an examination of workforce development in energy, oil and gas on Sept. 22. Area business leaders interested in or involved with workforce development in St. Tammany are invited to attend.

August Newsletter - Posted 08/19/2015
Check out interesting economic development news in our August Newsletter!

STEDF report wins regional communications award - Posted 07/31/2015
The Southern Economic Development Council (SEDC) honored STEDF with a communications award for its 2014 annual report, “Growing Together.”

St. Tammany economic developer honored at Millennial Awards - Posted 07/27/2015
Ashley Cangelosi Llewellyn, programs manager for STEDF, was named a finalist for the 2015 Outstanding Millennial in Economic Development award at the Millennial Awards Saturday night.

June Newsletter - Posted 06/24/2015
Check out our June newsletter for upcoming events and helpful business information.

June Newsletter - Posted  ABOUT STEDF 
06/24/2015

Building permits lead St. Tammany growth in first quarter 2015 - Posted 06/17/2015
STEDF has released its first quarter reports on St. Tammany economic trends and parish growth.

May Newsletter - Posted 05/14/2015
Check out interesting economic development news in our May newsletter!

Textron Systems Job Fair: May 9 - Posted 04/30/2015
Textron Systems will hold a job fair May 9 to hire 250 workers at its New Orleans shipyard and Slidell military vehicle manufacturing plant.

April Newsletter - Posted 04/15/2015
Check out our April newsletter for upcoming events and helpful business information.

STEDF announces 2015 Entrepreneurship Program - Posted 04/09/2015
STEDF will host a six-part entrepreneurship program beginning in May and lasting through November. Area entrepreneurs and strong advocates of entrepreneurship in St. Tammany are invited to attend.

STEDF employee earns dual human resources advanced certification - Posted 04/02/2015
Tracy Clanton, finance and operations manager for STEDF, recently earned two prestigious human resources certifications.

STEDF announces 2015 Workforce Development Series - Posted 03/25/2015
STEDF will host a seven-part series examining workforce development beginning in April and lasting through November. Area business leaders interested in or involved with workforce development in St. Tammany are invited to attend.

March Newsletter - Posted 03/19/2015
Check out our March newsletter for upcoming events and helpful business information.

Commercial building permits led parish growth in 2014 - Posted 03/10/2015
STEDF has released its fourth quarter reports on St. Tammany economic trends and parish growth. Commercial building permits rose nearly 30 percent in the fourth quarter, amounting to 10.4 percent growth for the entire year.

What is STEDF? (Video) - Posted 03/09/2015
Watch the new STEDF video!

STEDF recognizes community leaders at sold-out annual luncheon - Posted 03/02/2015
Six businesses and individuals received awards from the St. Tammany Economic Development Foundation (STEDF) Monday at their annual luncheon, where STEDF CEO Brenda Bertus also detailed the organization’s highlights and achievements from 2014.

February Newsletter - Posted 02/12/2015
Check out our February newsletter for upcoming events and helpful business information.

Tickets available for STEDF annual luncheon in Slidell - Posted 01/26/2015
STEDF will highlight its achievements and successes for 2014 at its annual luncheon on March 2. Several companies and individuals will receive awards from the organization in recognition of their activities within the parish.

January Newsletter - Posted 01/08/2015
Check out our January newsletter for upcoming events and helpful business information.

Communications specialist joins STEDF staff - Posted 01/08/2015
The St. Tammany Economic Development Foundation (STEDF) is pleased to welcome Julie Landry to its growing staff as a communications specialist.

December Newsletter - Posted 12/19/2014
Check out our December newsletter for upcoming events and helpful business information.

St. Tammany commercial building permits skyrocket in third quarter - Posted 12/18/2014
STEDF has released its third quarter reports on St. Tammany economic trends and parish growth. The area saw a sharp rise in commercial building permits, with third quarter totals rising 127 percent above the preceding second quarter and 69.3 percent above the third quarter of 2013.

Housing sales and construction rise in St. Tammany Parish - Posted 12/11/2014
The St. Tammany Economic Development Foundation (STEDF) has released its annual summary of local economic data for the past decade. According to the data presented, both single family building permits and housing sales have risen steadily since 2010.

November Newsletter - Posted 11/14/2014
Check out our November newsletter for upcoming events and helpful business information.

STEDF partner featured in Louisiana Innovation Month - Posted 11/10/2014
The Para Ladder, invented by Mandeville resident René de la Tour of We Care Designs, helps wheelchair users move from their chairs to the floor and back without further assistance. In recognition of de la Tour’s ingenuity, Louisiana Economic Development (LED) has featured We Care Designs for Louisiana Innovation Month.

Rain CII celebrates grand opening of corporate office in St. Tammany - Posted 10/24/2014
Rain CII, an international carbon company and the global leader in calcined petroleum coke, hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony Thursday for its new corporate office in Covington. The relocation from Houston brings 71 jobs and $4.6 million to St. Tammany Parish.

STEDF staff member awarded international scholarship - Posted 10/16/2014
Ashley Cangelosi, economic development specialist for the St. Tammany Economic Development Foundation (STEDF), has been awarded a Young Professional Scholarship to attend the International Economic Development Council (IEDC) Annual Conference.

October Newsletter - Posted 10/15/2014
Check out our October newsletter for upcoming events and helpful business information.

Women of STEDF volunteer with Habitat for Humanity - Posted 10/09/2014
The women of the St. Tammany Economic Development Foundation volunteered with Habitat for Humanity St. Tammany West for "Women Build."

STEDF releases 2014 economic trends report - Posted 10/06/2014

STEDF fosters Hungarian interest in Mandeville wetland assimilation - Posted 10/01/2014
The St. Tammany Economic Development Foundation (STEDF) arranged for a delegation of Hungarian business leaders to tour the Mandeville Wetland Assimilation Project Monday.

September Newsletter - Posted 10/01/2014
Check out our September newsletter for upcoming events and helpful business information.

STEDF co-sponsors Small Business Saturday marketing workshop - Posted 10/01/2014
On Tuesday, Sept. 30, the St. Tammany Economic Development Foundation (STEDF) sponsored a three-hour class teaching business owners to capitalize on Small Business Saturday.

August Newsletter - Posted 09/22/2014
Check out our August newsletter for upcoming events and helpful business information.

Homegrown Enviro-Tech Systems to Break Ground on New Facility - Posted 08/13/2014

July Newsletter - Posted 08/01/2014
Check out our July newsletter for upcoming events and helpful business information.

June Newsletter - Posted 06/23/2014
Check out our June newsletter for upcoming events and helpful business information.

STEDF Announces Partnership with US Department of Commerce to Promote US Exports and Trade - Posted 06/17/2014
To help further Louisiana’s position as the No. 6 exporter in the United States, the St. Tammany Economic Development Foundation (STEDF) has announced its partnership with the U.S. Department of Commerce‘s International Trade Administration (ITA) to promote U.S. trade and investment expansion in St. Tammany Parish.

Workforce Series Part 1 - June 17 - Posted 06/04/2014
Join the St. Tammany Economic Development Foundation (STEDF) for a free three-part workforce development series facilitated by regional and statewide thought leaders in workforce development. Series begins on June 17.

May Newsletter - Posted 05/21/2014
Check out our May newsletter for upcoming events and helpful business information.

St. Tammany EDF Releases 2013 Trends Report - Posted 05/21/2014
The St. Tammany Economic Development Foundation (STEDF) today released its quarterly Trends Report, detailing local economic data for the fourth quarter of 2013 and annual comparisons.

EDF Economic Impact Tops $100 Million For 2013 - Posted 05/21/2014
A recent analysis of the St. Tammany Economic Development Foundation's work in 2013 shows the organization had an economic impact of more than $100 million on the Northshore.

March Newsletter - Posted 05/21/2014
Check out our March newsletter for upcoming events and helpful business information.

St. Tammany Economic Development Foundation Awards Presented - Posted 05/21/2014
Five Northshore businesses and Parish President Pat Brister were honored with awards at the St. Tammany Economic Development Foundation (STEDF) Annual Luncheon earlier today, at which STEDF CEO Brenda Bertus also gave a report on the organization's accomplishments in 2013.

February Newsletter - Posted 05/21/2014
Check out our February newsletter for upcoming events and helpful business information.

January 2014 Newsletter - Posted 05/21/2014
Our January 2014 newsletter contains information on our upcoming Annual Luncheon, a new business retention initiative and much more!

STEDF, Mayors Launch Business Retention Initiative - Posted 05/21/2014
Long active in business retention efforts, the St. Tammany Economic Development Foundation (STEDF) has launched a new initiative in cooperation with the mayors of St. Tammany Parish.

December 2013 Newsletter - Posted 05/21/2014
Our December 2013 newsletter contains exciting news on Pelican Energy Consultants expansion, Dual Site Certification for Covington business park, STEDF 3rd Quarter Trends Report and much more!

STEDF Annual Luncheon Video 2-24-14 - Posted 03/21/2014
Footage from our Annual Luncheon

SOLD OUT:STEDF Annual Luncheon & Awards Ceremony - Posted 01/15/2014
SOLD OUT: Join us for our Annual Luncheon & Awards Ceremony at Benedict's on Feb. 24.

St. Tammany EDF Releases Third Quarter Trends Report - Posted 12/16/2013

November 2013 Newsletter - Posted 11/21/2013

EDF Executive Earns Certification - Posted 11/21/2013

October 2013 Newsletter - Posted 10/16/2013

September Newsletter - Posted 09/13/2013

St. Tammany EDF Releases Second Quarter Trends Report - Posted 09/13/2013

STEDF To Sponsor Northshore Export Training Session - Posted 09/12/2013

Two St. Tammany Firms Names to Inc. 5000 List - Posted 08/26/2013

August 2013 Newsletter - Posted 08/16/2013

Economic Development Specialist Joins STEDF - Posted 08/16/2013

July Newsletter - Posted 07/15/2013

Associated Wholesale Grocers Booming in Pearl River - Posted 07/15/2013

EDF-Backed Bill Clears U.S. Senate Committee - Posted 06/19/2013

June 2013 Newsletter - Posted 06/13/2013

St. Tammany EDF Releases First Quarter Trends Report - Posted 06/11/2013

May Newsletter - Posted 05/15/2013

April Newsletter - Posted 04/16/2013

St. Tammany EDF Now Working 42 Projects - Posted 04/15/2013

March Newsletter - Posted 03/15/2013

St. Tammany EDF Releases 2012 Trends Report - Posted 03/15/2013

Legal Services RFQ - Posted 03/01/2013

February Newsletter - Posted 02/15/2013

EDF Executive Elected State Organization Officer - Posted 01/28/2013

Associated Wholesale Grocers Gulf Coast Division Opens for Business in Pearl River - Posted 01/23/2013

January Newsletter - Posted 01/15/2013

St. Tammany EDF Releases Third Quarter Trends Report - Posted 01/14/2013

December Newsletter - Posted 12/13/2012

November Newsletter - Posted 11/14/2012

October Newsletter - Posted 10/16/2012

St. Tammany EDF Releases Second Quarter Trends Report - Posted 10/08/2012

EDF Co-Hosting Social Media Seminar - Posted 10/01/2012

STEDF Upcoming Events - Posted 09/26/2012

September Newsletter - Posted 09/18/2012

Small Business Administration to Open at Two Offices for Isaac Business Recovery Assistance - Posted 09/07/2012

STEDF Open for Business Assistance - Posted 08/31/2012

August Newsletter - Posted 08/16/2012

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