Author: Photos by Sara Essex Bradley

On Course

At a Glance Business Name MiNO Marine Location 119 Causeway Blvd., Jefferson Number of years in business 16 Date of opening current facility June 2016 Architecture and Interior Design SCNZ Architects Artwork David Bourg Square footage 4,500 Number of Employees…

Cleaning Up

This spring the Kutcher family pivoted from their film special effects company to launch Clean Hands Solutions with the goal of providing mobile handwashing stations to hospitals, events, productions and more in response to new COVID-19…

Two For One

In less than five years, newly founded Northshore architectural firm Greenleaf Lawson Architects outgrew its original space and found new digs in a historic part of Covington. Founded in 2015 by Justin Greenleaf and Michelle Lawson, the full-service architectural…

Work of Heart

  AT NO TIME IN RECENT HISTORY HAVE PEOPLE been spending more time with their pets than now. And what better way to commemorate the companionship our furry friends provide than with a commissioned portrait? Local painter Melissa Vandiver…

Home Brew

Dixie Brewing Company was founded in New Orleans in 1907 and brewed locally on Tulane Avenue until 2005 (except during a period in the 1920s after Prohibition-era raids uncovered “a little rule breaking,” according to dixiebeer.com). After Hurricane Katrina destroyed…

By Design

Entrescan and Scale Workspace are housed in the former Ives Printing Company building at 612 Andrew Higgins Dr. in what is now known as the Taylor Education Center. New Orleans is home to several coworking spaces, but until recent months,…

Room to Grow

On April 25, 2019, real estate development and construction company Verdad started moving into its sleek, new 8,200-square-foot Warehouse District offices at 201 St. Joseph St. Through its offices in Southlake, Texas; Denver, Colorado and New Orleans, Verdad serves the…

Doing the Dirty Work

    Nicola Krebill doesn’t mind getting dirty. After years of boots-on-the-ground nonprofit work in Louisiana, Krebill saw the need to combine efforts with the New Orleans Food & Farm Network—which addresses the issue of food deserts and fresh-food access…