Biz New Orleans - August 2021

Nadia AlHashimi to Run N.O. Entertainment Coalition

NEW ORLEANS - The New Orleans Entertainment Coalition has announced that Nadia Alhashimi has been selected to serve as the nonprofit’s executive director. A magna cum laude graduate and Fulbright scholar, Alhashimi is a first-generation American who comes from a…

Urban League to Host Corporate Contracting Webinar

The Urban League of Louisiana presents a free three-part webinar series titled “Best Practices in Corporate Contracting” from Aug. 3 through Aug. 5 via GoToWebinar.  From a press release: “Join the Urban League of Louisiana's Center for Entrepreneurship & Innovation…

Palmisano Announces Chris Masters as Nashville Team Leader

NASHVILLE (press release) – Palmisano has announced Chris Masters as a key hire in its Nashville office. Masters joins the New Orleans-based, commercial constructor as team leader. The addition of this Tennessee construction management expert will support Palmisano’s mission of…

CIS Expands Management Services to Illinois Practice

HOUMA (press release) - Cardiovascular Institute of the South (CIS), through its subsidiary company, Cardiovascular Logistics of Chicago, has entered into a management partnership with Midwest Cardiovascular Institute (MCI) based in the southwest suburbs of Chicago, Illinois in the towns…

Cantrell Issues Parishwide Indoor Mask Mandate

NEW ORLEANS — From the City of New Orleans: In response to the exponential growth of new COVID cases and hospitalization statewide, Mayor LaToya Cantrell today reinstituted an indoor mask mandate in Orleans Parish and announced that all City of…

Carrie Hunsicker Joins Williams Architects

NEW ORLEANS – Williams Architects announces the hire of Carrie Hunsicker as a project architect.  A native of Oxford, Mississippi, Hunsicker sees the practice of architecture as a creative synthesis, grounded in people and place, and is sensitive to the…