Author: Todd Matherne

Recognition

Last month our Renaissance Publishing editorial team took home more awards than any other print media company at the Press Club of New Orleans’ 2015 Excellence in Journalism awards ceremony. My partner and EVP — Editor in Chief Errol Laborde,…

First Milestones

A  year ago this month we announced the launch of our Biz Network. We also began publicly planning for our website, BizNewOrleans.com, which debuted in September, and our magazine, Biz New Orleans, which debuted in October 2014. During this first year,…

UNO Proud

During this past state legislative session you have probably heard a lot about funding higher education and the struggles all public universities in the state are having with the constant, year-after-year funding cuts.  I specifically want to talk about the…

One Proud Papa

I am honored to be the father of three great daughters. This month, one of them graduates from college. In May the family will travel to the University of Mississippi in Oxford to attend Miranda’s graduation. She has earned Dean’s…

One Proud Papa

I am honored to be the father of three great daughters. This month, one of them graduates from college. In May the family will travel to the University of Mississippi in Oxford to attend Miranda’s graduation. She has earned Dean’s…

Membership Has Its Privileges

If you know me well, you know that I am a member of many different organizations. Currently my highest honor is serving as chairman of the Jefferson Chamber of Commerce, which just hosted its annual gala at the Saints training facility.…

Business Annual Events & More...

As New Orleans transitions from Mardi Gras to festival season, the business community is squeezing in events to capture the spotlight and provide networking opportunities. This month there are quite a number of business events you will not want to…

Good Times Ahead

First, I wish to thank Jerry Bologna, his staff, and the entire JEDCO board for honoring Renaissance Publishing as JEDCO’s 2014 Small Business of the Year.  My partner, Errol Laborde, and I accepted the award on behalf of our team…

Good Times Ahead

First, I wish to thank Jerry Bologna, his staff, and the entire JEDCO board for honoring Renaissance Publishing as JEDCO’s 2014 Small Business of the Year.  My partner, Errol Laborde, and I accepted the award on behalf of our team…

What a Year!

Most every business does strategic planning and sets a road map for the coming years.  In the summer of 2013, my partners and I met to discuss our business and set four major goals for 2014. We devised a plan…

Giving Thanks!

As this is the month of giving thanks, I would like to recognize those who contribute to my personal and professional success. Thanks to my partners Alan Campell, Errol Laborde and the outstanding staff of Renaissance Publishing. They have worked…

Giving Thanks!

As this is the month of giving thanks, I would like to recognize those who contribute to my personal and professional success. Thanks to my partners Alan Campell, Errol Laborde and the outstanding staff of Renaissance Publishing. They have worked…

Rebirth of a Dream

This issue marks the rebirth of what started in 2003 as a new way of telling the stories behind the successes of New Orleans businesses - Biz New Orleans. Since Hurricane Katrina, New Orleans has transformed itself in many ways. The changing business climate here has…

Rebirth of a Dream

This issue marks the rebirth of what started in 2003 as a new way of telling the stories behind the successes of New Orleans businesses - Biz New Orleans. Since Hurricane Katrina, New Orleans has transformed itself in many ways. The changing business climate here has…