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Isaacson sees New Orleans in its third wave of entrepreneurship

View the Slideshow >> (Gallery by David Grunfeld, The Times-Picayune) By Mark Waller, | The Times-Picayune  Follow on Twitter on March 18, 2013 at 7:14 PM, updated March 18, 2013 at 7:15 PM The 300-year sweep of New Orleans history includes three major surges inentrepreneurship, with the city now in the midst of the third one, […]

By |2013-08-20T14:41:43+00:00August 20th, 2013|Design, Events, New Ideas, News and Events, Startups, Thoughts|0 Comments

New Orleans Jobs Shifting Closer to Downtown

New Orleans is among the top cities where jobs are shifting closer to downtown, study finds The area around South Rampart Street and Poydras Street in the Central Business District of New Orleans. A Brookings Institution study found the city among the leading locations in the country for an increasing concentration of jobs close to […]

By |2013-04-21T20:55:52+00:00April 21st, 2013|News|0 Comments

OpenCo Innovation Festival Expands Locations for 2013

OpenCo Innovation Festival Expands To New York City, London, Detroit and San Francisco for 2013   Indiegogo Funding Campaign, Host Company Application Process and Early Attendee Registration Open Today   SAN FRANCISCO, April 9, 2013 – Today OpenCo, a new kind of conference-as-festival where a city’s most innovative companies open their doors to the general public, […]

By |2013-04-21T20:45:49+00:00April 21st, 2013|Events|0 Comments

Chris Mangum quoted in The Times-Picayune

Resurgent New Orleans attracting seasoned entrepreneurs A welcoming business climate Chris Mangum, 45, is from Arkansas but worked in Atlanta for 20 years for BellSouth and in venture capital before moving to Monroe as an executive with the Century Link telecommunications firm. His wife, who’s from New Orleans, was recently pregnant with their first child, […]

By |2013-04-21T19:03:30+00:00April 21st, 2013|News, News and Events|0 Comments
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