Tim Coulon, Jefferson Business Council (JBC) Executive Director, has announced CPA Eric Bosch as their 2021 Chairman. He will begin his duties on Jan 1, 2021.  The JBC also selected their board officers at their General Membership meeting on Wednesday, November 18, 2020.

Bosch was recently selected as president and CEO of LaPorte CPAs & Business Advisors.  He is currently a director in the Audit and Assurance Services Group and will begin his new duties as president and CEO on Dec. 1, 2021.  Bosch joined LaPorte in 1990.  He has served in a variety of civic and business roles throughout his career.

“The Jefferson Business Council has a great history of working with our elected leaders and other business groups in addressing the critical issues impacting businesses within Jefferson Parish and the region.  I am fortunate to be following a long list of great leaders who have made such a positive impact on the business climate in Jefferson Parish.  Uncertainty is a huge risk every business must manage.  With all of the disruption that has occurred during 2020, my focus will be on tackling those issues that can bring some level of stability back to our business community,” said Eric Bosch, JBC Chairman.

The 2021 Jefferson Business Council Chairman and Board Officers include:
Eric Bosch                   Chairman
Philip Rebowe             First Chairman
Jim Martin                   Second Vice Chairman
E Fred Pries                  Secretary
Mark Rosa                    Treasurer
Vincent Palumbo        Past Chairman

The mission of the JBC is to promote and encourage economic development in Jefferson Parish. The Jefferson Business Council membership consists of a variety of civic leaders, business owners and CEOs who have worked to create a vibrant quality of life and economic development environment in Jefferson Parish over many years.