If you want to have fun, come to New Orleans. If you want to do business, come to Louisiana.
New Orleans was just ranked as the 4th most fun city in the United States. Louisiana has received the #5th rank from Area Development, dropping from 8th place.
The historic headquarters of the former New Orleans Public Service, Inc., (NOPSI) is being reinvented as a luxury 217-room hotel called NOPSI Hotel, New Orleans.
Located in the city’s vibrant Central Business District on the corner of Baronne and Union streets, the nine-story brick building originally opened in 1927. It will reopen as NOPSI Hotel in spring 2017 after a meticulous restoration returns each space to its previous splendor, including the building’s street facades, cast iron rails and stone panels.
Eleven years ago, today, Hurricane Katrina changed all of us.
I was holed up in Florida, in a state of shock, wondering if South Louisiana and particularly New Orleans would ever return from the dead and the drowned.
Today, many throughout the Baton Rouge region look to the skies, surely wondering the same.
How often do we know of a person who leaves the City of New Orleans for perhaps green pastures yet leaves a mark on the city for the betterment and future of this community?
Essentially, that is what Arnie Fielkow has done and is doing.
NBA All Star game, pro-basketball alumni and of course, New Orleans and more….
Today, former New Orleans Saint top executive, ex-New Orleans Council President and current President and CEO of the National Basketball Retired Players Association, Arnie Fielkow, will discuss these and other issues in a Facebook Live event hosted by Bayoubuzz Publisher, Stephen Sabludowsky.
A protest march is scheduled for tonight on the edge of New Orleans’ uptown neighborhood to protest the shootings of Alton Sterling and other African Americans by police.
Be smart and don’t go there.
Just How far are attorneys, their prospective and actual clients, willing and ready to go to connect online?
This is one of the questions that will be explored this week in New Orleans, as a new online app focused upon the legal profession shares its story, and product, with thousands of investors, potential customers, other startups and technology advocates, exchange ideas and information at the city’s first Collision Conference.
Much has been written about the impact of the confederate monument issue and the defeat of the recent New Orleans millage for police and firemen.
The argument goes like this—Mitch Landrieu is unpopular among whites in New Orleans especially due to his recent actions in trying to remove the confederate statues, such as Robert E. Lee, at Lee Circle.
New Orleans quality of life worsening and Jefferson Parish so boring?
Well, not exactly. It is accurate to say, based upon latest survey results, New Orleans quality of life has gone down statistically and Jefferson Parish, the city's suburb, favorables so high and static, that it is "boring", numbers-wise.
Music, tech startups, investors collide at Collision New Orleans, April 26-28
If you love the collision of music, technology, boosting startups and investing in the future, New Orleans is the place to be, the week starting Tuesday April 26.