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Biz Minute 8-16-19

New Orleans Chef Nina Compton appears on CBS This Morning “The Dish” in this Biz New Orleans Daily Biz Minute.    

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Fixer Upper

  New Orleans is a major league sports city, and the state and its professional teams have agreed on a $450 million investment in ensuring their venues remain among the best in the world. On Thursday, the State Bond Commission…

Biz on TV 8-14-19

The three economic factors you need to watch out for in retirement in this WWL/ WUPL–TV Biz-Cast.    

Where River and Ocean Meet

  While it’s back-to-school season in the South, in the northern beach towns summer is still in full swing. To capture the attention of those vacationers, the New Orleans Tourism Marketing Corporation (NOTMC) is hosting New Orleans on the Vineyard,…

Keeping Kosher

When Joel Brown, owner of Kosher Cajun NY Deli & Grocery, visits his daughters in New York City he brings the deli with him. That’s just how good his deli food is. At Kosher Cajun, amidst multitudinous Saints memorabilia and…


Jefferson Chamber of Commerce JCYP Coffee & Community @ Chamber Offices, Suite 203
Aug 20 @ 7:30 am – 8:30 am

Featuring Paula Polito of Beary Cherry Tree

Aug 21 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

2019 Regional Infrastructure Conference
Construction Management Association of America (CMAA) Gulf Coast Chapter (GCC)

Join the Construction Management Association of America – Gulf Coast Chapter (CMAA GCC) for the 2019 Regional Infrastructure Conference being held on August 21, 2019 at the Hilton New Orleans St. Charles Hotel in downtown New Orleans. We have gathered a diverse group of professionals in a variety of industries across the region to provide a platform for project delivery professionals and infrastructure stakeholders to gain insight into planning and execution of critical infrastructure projects in the area. The Conference will also provide the opportunity to network with owners and operators, public agency representatives, as well as project delivery professionals. Also, Earn up to 4.5 PDHs.

Speakers include Congressman Garrett Graves, Louisiana’s 6th congressional district; Michelle Ganon, Chief of Staff and Vice President of Public Affairs, Port of New Orleans; Carlton Dufrechou, General Manager, Causeway Commission; James McCluskie, Deputy Director of Aviation-Planning, Development, and Construction, New Orleans International Airport; Dr. Eric Kalivoda, Deputy Secretary, LA DOTD (confirmation pending); among others.

Thank you to our chapter sponsors: Hargrove, Leaaf, Vanir, Gulf States Construction Services, Inc., Royal Engineering & Consultants, LLC, BMP, Richard Price Contracting, VCI, Stratum Engineering, LLC, Trigon and Volkert.
For Registration and Sponsorship opportunities go to: www.cmaagulfcoast.org

DAV RecruitMilitary Hiring Event @ Mercedes-Benz Superdome
Aug 22 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

A free hiring event for veterans, transitioning military personnel, National Guard members, Reserve members and military spouses.

AMA and New Orleans Chamber of Commerce Educational Seminar: Understanding Consumer Habits and Online Reviews with Yelp @ 5th Floor Auditorium
Aug 22 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
New Orleans Business Alliance and New Orleans Chamber of Commerce Seminar @ Windsor Court Hotel and Baker Donelson
Aug 27 – Aug 28 all-day

Aspen Institute Socrates Salon: Urban Opportunity Access and Economic Inclusion
Reception at Windsor Court Hotel and Seminar at Baker Donelson

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