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Acadiana Economic Outlook



Learn how the 2019 economic trends will impact your business with a panel of Acadiana business leaders moderated by Advocate editor, Peter Kovacs. 

The Acadiana Advocate is committed to covering the complexities and challenges of South Louisiana’s diverse and dynamic economy. We’re bringing together a panel of key business leaders for Acadiana Outlook 2019, a discussion of the business opportunities in the Acadiana area. 

Tuesday February 19, 2019

7:30 AM-Continental breakfast

8AM- 10AM-Panel discussion

Limited seating – click here to get tickets!

Cecil J. Picard Center

for Child Development & Lifelong Learning

200 East Devalcourt Street

Lafayette, LA 70506 

The Panel:

  • David Callecod, President, Lafayette General Health
  • Bill Fenstermaker, Chairman and CEO, Fenstermaker
  • Gregg Gothreaux, President and CEO, Lafayette Economic Development Authority
  • Dr. Natalie Harder,  Chancellor, South Louisiana Community College
  • Will LaBar, Vice President of Consulting Services, CGI
  • Phillip May, President and CEO, Entergy Louisiana
  • Flo Meadows, Commercial Realtor, Latter and Blum
  • Don Pierson, Secretary, Louisiana Economic Development
  • Dr. Joseph Savoie, President, University of Louisiana at Lafayette
  • Matt Sias, Owner, MSJ Insurance Agency
  • Troy Wayman, President and CEO, One Acadiana
  • Joe Zanco, CFO, HomeBank