LSPMB future threatened
By SeafoodSource staff
Published on 09 April, 2013
Two bills filed in the Louisiana House and Senate that would radically change the status of the board that markets the state’s seafood are whipping up a maelstrom within the $2.4 billion industry it serves.
Sen. Norby Chabert began sculpting a new vision for the Louisiana Seafood Promotion and Marketing Board during the last legislative session, and continues a path toward change during the current one.
The Super Bowl marketing deal struck between the New Orleans Saints and the LSPMB was a telling ordeal.