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BRAC Releases Economic Indicator Dashboard for Capital Region

Baton Rouge, La. (October 14, 2021) – The Baton Rouge Area Chamber (BRAC) today released its monthly economic indicator dashboard that examines and analyzes the state of the regional economy. Current and archived dashboards are available online at brac.org/recovery.

Quick Tips for Building an Inclusive Company Culture

Creating environments that promote diversity and inclusion positively impacts a company’s bottom line. As countless facts, figures, and studies show, diversity is just good for business.

Hispanic Heritage Month Ambassador Spotlight

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Meet Miguel Castro.

September New Investors

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BRAC welcomes its newest investors and thanks them for their support by driving economic development in the nine-parish Baton Rouge Area.

September Ambassador Spotlight

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Meet Jasmine H. Paul

FuturePAC Poll on CATS Renewal Finds Strong Support

Baton Rouge, La. (September 16, 2021) – Today, FuturePAC released the full summary of a poll conducted on the Capital Area Transit System (CATS) millage renewal by JMC Analytics and Polling August 19-22, 2021, among 400 households considered likely voters in East Baton Rouge Parish. The poll found a strong majority of voters (57%) favored the renewal. The full summary is attached.

COVID-19 Vaccine Mandate Facts

Last Thursday, the White House released a new COVID-19 action plan. This plan includes an executive order instructing OSHA to develop a rule requiring all employers with 100 or more employees to ensure their workforce is fully vaccinated or to require unvaccinated workers to produce a negative test result at least weekly.

Small Business Series Recap – Preparing Your Business for a Successful Transition

On Thursday, August 12, BRAC launched the first in a series of webinars, Planning Beyond the Pandemic, targeted towards a critical audience in Louisiana: privately-owned businesses held by those of the baby boomer generation.

BRAC’s September 9 COVID Brief: BRAC Releases Economic Indicator Dashboard for Capital Region

Baton Rouge, La. (September 9, 2021) – The Baton Rouge Area Chamber (BRAC) today released its monthly economic indicator dashboard that examines and analyzes the state of the regional economy. This month’s dashboard also includes data specifically related to the economic impact of Hurricane Ida on the Capital Region. Current and archived dashboards are available online at brac.org/recovery.

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