Small Business Development Center

Louisiana Small Business Development Center

LSBDC Greater New Orleans and Bayou Region is a collaborative partnership between Xavier University of Louisiana and Nicholls State University.

LSBDC GNOBR has resources to assist with websites, e-commerce, accessing procurement opportunities, and certifications with a keen focus on access to capital, our consultants are skilled at identifying sources of financing, restructuring debt, and assisting business owners in developing efficient operational strategies.  Specialties include the seafood industry, restaurants, music, retail and international trade.

LSBDC GNOBR team also has special expertise in disaster preparedness and recovery, business continuity, and sustainability planning.

The regional center serves Assumption, Jefferson, Lafourche, Orleans, Plaquemines, St. Bernard, St. Charles, St. James, St. John the Baptist, and Terrebonne parishes.

Services are available in multiple locations throughout the Greater New Orleans and Bayou Region.

To schedule an appointment; email, or call (504) 831-3730.


Jimmy Nguyen, Business Consultant, Greater New Orleans & Bayou Region


LSBDC at Nicholls State University
(NSU South Babington Hall)
322 Audubon Avenue
Thibodaux, LA 70301