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Full Circle

The first issue of Biz New Orleans was published in Oct. 2014, and in it we kicked things off with a cover feature on our own “Mr. Business,” GNO, Inc. President and CEO, Michael Hecht, in a piece that explored…

Five on Five

  Andrew P. Jacques Executive Director | St. Bernard Economic Development Foundation Biggest wins over the past five years? St. Bernard’s renaissance has been driven by steady growth from our largest employers, a population boom thanks to a thoughtful residential…

Top 10 Real Estate Influencers

“The city has not seen real estate development of this scope and magnitude in nearly 50 years.” Those are the words of Gerard Henry, vice president and principal of commercial real estate brokerage firm Max J. Derbes, Inc., and one…

The Cajun Hatter

Designer Colby Hebert wears many hats…literally. Hebert is an actor, businessman, designer and, most passionately, a hatmaker. Hebert’s business originally got its start as Colby Hebert Chapeaux, a little store front in his hometown of New Iberia. Hebert moved the…