Gov. John Bel Edwards and Asteri President Marcus Morton announced Asteri will expand digital development capabilities through an innovative state program that creates permanent entertainment industry jobs in Louisiana. Headquartered in Shreveport, Asteri is a digital content creator and large-scale testing solution provider. Asteri, which now has 27 employees, plans to hire at least five new employees in a variety of development and production positions under the Entertainment Job Creation Program, launched by the State of Louisiana in 2017. The company’s new jobs will have an average annual salary of $58,200, plus benefits. Read more here.