The St. Tammany Corporation (LA) is proud to launch its strategic economic development website, InveST St. Tammany, to spur business growth, attract investment and create jobs. The beautiful new website is powered by GIS Planning's industry-leading technology for property search and analysis to promote the region for business relocation and expansion.
The new economic development website and web tools make property listings and workforce data for St. Tammany parish instantly accessible in a clear, relatable format to community leaders, site selectors, realtors, and businesses making location decisions. The intuitive, mobile-friendly web tool is free to use and requires no additional account to access information.
InveST St. Tammany provides data and statistics including available labor pool, economic indicators, business resources, commercial site availability, key infrastructure, demographics, and targeted industries.
A user-friendly, interactive data tool powered by GIS Planning's industry-leading ZoomProspector software ensures that businesses making location decisions can view available commercial sites and buildings and research critical demographic, workforce, consumer spending, talent, and business data. The St. Tammany Corporation also makes extensive use of the standalone Intelligence Components to add interactive data to their web pages, such as Community Profile infographics, talent pool data to track degrees conferred and top programs of study in the region, demographic data and much more.
”GIS Planning data tools provide easy, direct access to the specific location, workforce and talent, and industry data businesses, organizations, and individuals need to make critical decisions,” explains Chris Masingill, Chief Executive Officer of St. Tammany Corporation.
“St. Tammany Corporation’s vision is to strategically align the economic landscape in St. Tammany to be the destination of choice for highly skilled talent, business formation, attraction, expansion, and retention. These data tools illustrate why St. Tammany can be the destination of choice for you and your business.”
The interactive tools offer much more than a searchable properties database - they also enable deep analysis of demographics, workforce, business, industry, consumer spending and infrastructure data. Stakeholders in the St. Tammany parish, including property owners, developers and listing agents can take full advantage of the mobile-friendly tools to support business, create jobs, and power economic growth across the region.
St. Tammany Corporation's new website couples these listings and layers with additional proprietary data sources like Applied Geographic Solutions, National Center for Educational Statistics, Emsi, and DataAxle (formerly InfoGroup USA). Some key unique features include:
- DEMOGRAPHIC ANALYSIS: Visitors can research population, education attainment, household information, and even employee types by distance or radius from a selected property, or even a pin on the map and export the information in ready-to-go reports.
- BUSINESS REPORTS: The business database can help identify industry clusters and potential customers, competitors and suppliers. Use heat maps to visualize consumer spending across the region. An excellent resource as well for retail site locations.
- WORKFORCE DATA: Powerful occupation, labor force, wage and talent data can help existing businesses and prospective investors make informed decisions to grow the regional economy.