Author: Biz New Orleans Site Staff

Recent Openings

Junior’s on Harrison Junior’s on Harrison (Junior’s) is now serving lunch and dinner seven days a week at 789 Harrison Ave. in New Orleans’ Lakeview neighborhood. The casual, contemporary, modern American restaurant by restaurateurs Nick Hufft and Lon Marchand of…

Industry News

Real Estate Trahan Architects Named No. 1 Design Firm in U.S. Based in New Orleans — with design studios in New York City and Chicago — global architecture firm Trahan Architects was named the “No. 1 Design firm in the…

Gifting Local Made Easy

Owner Kristi Brocato has been hard at work crafting the perfect curated gifts since opening The Basketry in 1995. Through its retail store in Luling and distribution center in Place St. Charles, The Basketry’s approximately 15 employees specialize in taking…

December Calendar

December 3 New Orleans Regional Black Chamber of Commerce 2019 December Member Winter Extravaganza 6 to 9 p.m. New Orleans Jazz Market 1436 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd. NORBChamber.org 4 New Orleans Chamber of Commerce Annual Meeting 11 a.m. to 1…

November Calendar

November 5 AMA New Orleans New Orleans Chamber of Commerce Educational Seminar: Using Content to Make Your Point 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. 1515 Poydras St. 5th Floor Auditorium NewOrleansChamber.org 7 New Orleans Chamber of Commerce Women’s Business Alliance Seminar:…

Recent Openings

Sazerac House On Oct. 2, the Sazerac Company, an American family-owned company based in New Orleans since 1850, opened the Sazerac House, an immersive, spirited experience exploring the history of New Orleans through its cocktails. Located at the intersection of…

Industry News

RANKINGS Top 10 Fastest Growing Airports in America 2008 – 2018 MSY is now the 38th largest airport in the country, compared to 49th in 2008. The airport currently hosts 16 airlines serving 56 nonstop destinations (8 international) with 156…

Recent Openings

Odyssey House The long-vacant Bohn Motor Co. is now officially the home of Odyssey House Louisiana, the largest addiction treatment provider in Louisiana. The $17.4 million project has…

Celebrating 5 Years in Print!

Since our launch in October 2014, Biz New Orleans magazine has been bringing you in-depth, full-color, national award-winning coverage of the businesses and professionals leading Southeast Louisiana in every industry. Stay Tuned! Next month we’ll take a look back at…

Industry News

The Commons Tulane University’s largest construction project since Yulman Stadium, The Commons — a $55 million addition to the Uptown campus — welcomed its first students Monday, Aug. 19. The 77,000-square-foot building…

October 2019 Calendar

8 New Orleans Chamber of Commerce Power Lunch 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. 1515 Poydras St. 5th Floor Auditorium NewOrleansChamber.org 9 Young Professionals Networking Event 5 to 7 p.m. Pythian Market 234 Loyola Ave. NewOrleansChamber.org 9-11 LAGCOE – Louisiana Global…

Learning the Ropes

Early this year, oilfield service provider Danos added rope access capabilities to its list of services following a request from a long-time customer. Designed to allow quicker access to projects in small or challenging locations, rope access can function as…

Industry News

AWARDS Jack Rose Ranked Best Hotel Restaurant in USA Today Jack Rose has been recognized as the No. 1 Best Hotel Restaurant in the country according to USA TODAY 10BEST Readers’ Choice 2019. A panel of experts partnered with 10Best…

September 2019 Calendar

5 New Orleans Chamber of Commerce Power Lunch 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. 1515 Poydras St., 5th Floor Auditorium NewOrleansChamber.org 5 St. Tammany West Chamber of Commerce B2B Networking 8 to 9 a.m. Chamber Board Room 610 Hollycrest Blvd., Covington…

Recent Openings

Shake Shack On Friday, July 19, Shake Shack opened its first Louisiana shack in the Greater New Orleans Area at 3501 Veterans Memorial Blvd. , just off North Causeway Boulevard on the corner of Severn Avenue. The opening is the…

Events: Real Men Wear Pink Reveal Party

Benjamin Conway, Kathy Singleton and David Woolverton   Wednesday, July | Manning’s Sports Bar & Grill Kicking off this year’s Real Men Wear Pink campaign by the American Cancer Socity, this year’s 34 participants donned their pink and enjoyed drinks,…

EVENT: Emerge Summit and Millennials Awards

Charisse Gibson, Buddy Boe and Malana Joseph Mitchell   Emerge Summit and Millennials Awards Expanded to two days this year, the Emerge Summit and Millenials Awards included industry-specific workshops and educational tracks along with honoring young professionals contributing to their…

Industry News

EDUCATION Delgado Forges Two New Partnerships Nunez Community College (NCC) signed an articulation agreement with Delgado Community College (DCC) on June 17, that will offer students at NCC and DCC access to more enhanced educational opportunities. The signing establishes a transferable pathway…

Recent Openings

Photo by Stephen Kent Johnson Maison de la Luz and Bar Marilou Maison de la Luz, the new luxury guest house by creative studio Atelier Ace, is now open in New Orleans. Housed in the former City Hall Annex right off…

Calendar August 2019

August 4 Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Louisiana New Orleans Regional SCORE 2nd Annual Small Business Award Ceremony 6 to 9 p.m. The Best Western Hotel & Suites 2600 Severn Ave., Metairie HCCl.biz   7 Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of…

Digging In

    The world’s leading Geo Data specialist, Fugro provides geotechnical, survey, subsea and geoscience services for clients— typically oil and gas, telecommunications cable and infrastructure companies—to help them construct buildings and infrastructure in a safe, cost effective and sustainable…

Event: ACG Louisiana Awards Dinner

Charlie Cox, David Rieveschl and Chris Williams   Thursday, May 9 | Roosevelt Hotel This year marked the 12th year of the ACG Louisiana Awards, which recognize growth companies, business professionals and noteworthy transactions throughout Louisiana.   Roger Ogden, Michael…

Industry News

Hospitality Plans Move Forward for Convention Center Hotel Officials with the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center have moved into contract negotiations to build a 1,200-room headquarters hotel. Part of a five-year plan created in 2017 to modernize the…

A Royal Sendoff

Leah Chase On June 1, chef, cookbook author and restaurant owner Leah Chase passed away at the age of 96. As word spread, so did the outpouring of sadness from throughout the community.  “Her contributions to the New Orleans tourism…

Calendar July 2019

July 9 Jefferson Chamber of Commerce JCYP Power Lunch: Featuring Henry Shane 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Location T.B.A. JeffersonChamber.org   9 New Orleans Chamber of Commerce Power Breakfast 8 to 9:30 a.m. 1515 Poydras St., 5th Floor Auditorium NewOrleansChamber.org…

Recent Openings

COMING SOON Four Seasons Hotel and Private Residences Construction has begun on Four Seasons Hotel and Private Residences at the foot of Canal Street in New Orleans. What was once the World Trade Center tower is being transformed into the…