Biz New Orleans - July 2019

Touro Welcomes New Chief Executive Officer

NEW ORLEANS – Touro announced Manuel “Manny” Linares as the new president and chief executive officer. Linares brings more than 30 years of healthcare leadership experience to Touro, New Orleans’ only community-based, faith-based hospital. Details were shared in a press…

Hogs for the Cause Boasts Biggest Fundraising Year to Date

NEW ORLEANS — During its 2019 fiscal year, Hogs for the Cause – the premier funding source for pediatric brain cancer outreach services in the United States – dispersed grants and made charitable contributions of nearly $1 million, delivering a 21-percent increase in giving over…

Special Counsel Returns to Jones Walker

NEW ORLEANS – Jones Walker LLP announced in a press release last week that Meredith Maxwell has returned to the firm as special counsel in the Corporate Practice Group and on the Healthcare Industry Team. Maxwell was an associate with the…

Port of New Orleans Earns 10 AAPA Communications Awards

NEW ORLEANS — The American Association of Port Authorities (AAPA), the unified and recognized voice of seaports in the Americas, acknowledged the Port of New Orleans (Port NOLA) with 10 communications awards as part of the trade association’s 53nd annual Communications…