LABI’s Free Enterprise Awards are an opportunity to honor companies and individuals who demonstrate exemplary commitment and contributions to the state’s business climate and their local communities. This year's NOMINATION DEADLINE is October 1st. LABI will recognize honorees during an evening reception on November 12, 2020.
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Honors long-standing membership in and service to LABI and recognizes individuals who have committed extraordinary time and effort to improve the quality of life in Louisiana.
Honors individuals who demonstrate exemplary commitment and contributions to the state’s business climate and their local communities. Categories include Businessperson, Young Businessperson (under age 40)
Recognizes outstanding achievement among Louisiana companies. Categories include Companies with less than 100 employees, Companies with More than 100 employees
This category recognizes exceptional leadership by an economic development or business organization.
Honors individuals or organizations which have provided substantial innovations or contributions to workforce development in Louisiana. The award recognizes those who have excelled in creating, implementing or supporting a high-caliber education and/or workforce development initiative aligned with closing the employment gap.
Recognizes manufacturer growth and community contributions in Louisiana. Categories include Manufacturers with less than 100 employees, Manufacturers with More than 100 employees