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Mike Tarantino

IDF’s Mike Tarantino is a CEO with big ideas and lots of love for Iberia Parish.

Growing Iberia

It’s 11 a.m. on the second Friday of the month, and Mike Tarantino is sitting in the studio of New Iberia’s KANE radio doing what he does best: enthusiastically talking about Iberia Parish and the positive plans that are in the works for it.

Since becoming President and CEO of Iberia Industrial Development Foundation (IDF) in 2003, Tarantino’s focus has been on economic development – and all that entails – for the parish. Also serving as Executive Director of Iberia Development Foundation,