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Chris Stelly, La. Entertainment (2011)

The Press Club



Genre: News, Public Affairs, Speech

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2011-08-15

Duration: 00:27:12

Subjects: BATON ROUGE PRESS CLUB | Stelly, Chris | Louisiana Entertainment | ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT | Tax incentives | Film Industry | Music | Video game industry | Workforce development


  • Stelly, Chris Speaker


A speech by Chris Stelly before the Baton Rouge Press Club on August 15, 2011. Stelly is the new director of Louisiana Entertainment. He discusses: Louisiana Entertainment’s mission to grow and create an indigenous entertainment industry in Louisiana; their focus on the film, sound recording, digital interactive, and live performance industries; the economic impact of tax incentives on the state; and the need for Louisiana to expand the industry through workforce development, state of the art facilities, and intellectual infrastructure.