Apr 27, 2010 12:06 PM by Melissa Canone
SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) - A foundation created to bring
biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies to Shreveport is
spending $3.7 million to renovate its first floor for the movies
The Times reports that Biomedical Research Foundation plans to
rent to digital animation, recording and television studios.
Planned tenants for BioSpace I include Moonbot Studios, a
venture involving local artist William Joyce; Blade Studios, owned
by musician Brady Blade Jr; and CRM Studios, a Texas-based
broadcast production services company.
CRM is owned by Biomedical Research Foundation board member Rand
Blade is a former assistant economic development director for
The money comes from state economic development money earmarked
for the building.