The Shreveport region is home to dozens of professional service operations due to our reasonably-priced class-A office space availability.
As the 3rd largest city in Louisiana (MSA population of 436,341), we are positioned uniquely to save manufacturers in both startup costs and ongoing operating costs. Our proximity as the largest city east of Dallas for 600 miles along Interstate-20 allows companies who locate here to save money on cost of transportation.
Shreveport has an existing workforce that is highly specialized in back-office operations while maintain a contact-center saturation of only 1.2%.
The Shreveport region has multiple available plug and play call centers that can be leased at rates below the US average and are located less than 15 minutes from a commercial airport.
The Shreveport area is served by multiple transport providers with 1,000 Mbps speeds.
AEP-SWEPCO has more than 1,000 MW of availability capacity with average industrial rates 33.3% less than the national average.
The Shreveport region is home to more than 20,000 enrolled students and a military base with more than 10,000 active duty airmen and women. More than 3,000 STEM degrees are awarded by area colleges and universities every year and more than 800 servicemen and women joined the civilian workforce last year.