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Transportation Center Of The Americas

MISSION The Port is charged with a mission to promote maritime commerce, trade and development, and to establish public and private partnerships for the creation of intermodal terminals and industrial facilities. GOVERNANCE The Port is under the jurisdiction of the…

Director’s Log

On October 12, Louisiana residents across the state headed to their local precincts to cast ballots for various political offices, including the governor, secretary of state, and legislators’ seats. In the River Parishes, the offices of parish president for St.…

Recent Openings

Higgins Hotel New Orleans On Dec. 6, the National WWII Museum officially opened its landmark hotel property, the Higgins Hotel New Orleans, Curio Collection by Hilton. The hotel features 230 rooms, four dining outlets—including the city’s newest rooftop bar—along with 18,000…

Industry News

MEDICAL Ochsner CEO Named One of the 100 Most Influential People in Healthcare Warren Thomas, president and CEO of Ochsner Health System, has been recognized by weekly publication Modern Healthcare as one of 2019’s 100 Most Influential People in Healthcare.…

Calendar: January

January 8 New Orleans Chamber of Commerce 2020 Women’s Business Alliance Seminar: Women’s Leadership Academy Panel 4 to 7 p.m. The Higgins Hotel New Orleans 1000 Magazine St. NewOrleansChamber.org January 9 Jefferson Chamber of Commerce JCYP Eats & Edu. 6…