Author: Fritz Esker

Jambalaya News

The job of any good journalist is to keep people informed, and that is the service Jambalaya News has provided for the Hispanic community in the New Orleans area since 2004.  Kenner resident Brenda Murphy is the owner and CEO…

Port Opens New Headquarters Building

March 1st was an exciting day for the Port of South Louisiana. The Port held a ribbon cutting for its brand-new, state-of-the-art headquarters in Reserve, Louisiana. The opening of the building coincided with the Port’s rebranding plans to better spread…

Fly the Friendly NOLA Skies

New Orleans has long been a tourist mecca for both American and international visitors.  In 2019, more than 19 million people visited the city. Airports serve as an introduction to a visitor’s experience in a city and can set the…

A Future Virtually Here

INDUSTRIAL USES In the industrial sector, VR technology can make training for dangerous jobs a lot safer and increase the odds the trainees will safely operate the equipment once they are using the real thing. It’s like using a flight…

Success Behind the Scenes

We try to work collaboratively with clients to avoid any unintentional mistakes. Our work gives investors and others confidence...” You might have heard the term “It takes a village to raise a child,” and as it turns out, the same…

Businesses Built to Last

Every great business needs a great building. Whether it’s an office, a hotel, a restaurant, or a school, it takes a lot of work to turn a business’s needs into a reality. Planning, budgeting, securing materials, subcontracting labor, and the…

A Conversation with Maura Donahue

In June 2019, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors elected Maura Donahue for a second term as Chairman. Donahue, who also serves as the Executive Vice President of DonahueFavret Contractors, Inc.…

Fly Louisiana

The recent opening of the North Terminal at Louis Armstrong International Airport has brought national attention to aviation in the state of Louisiana, but the New Orleans facility is just one of the many airports that are vital to the…

Protecting the Port of South Louisiana

Over 4,400 oceangoing vessels and over 63,000 barges travel through the Port of South Louisiana each year. It is the top-ranked port in the country for import tonnage and total tonnage. With such a high volume of annual business, the…

C-River Logistics

When companies are shipping goods from one location to another, there are several logistical issues to consider. Often, these issues are more than one company can handle — but at Metairie’s C-River Logistics, they provide a package of transportation services…