Biz The Magazine - August 2015

10 years by the numbers

In an effort to provide a general overview of how the New Orleans region has changed since Hurricane Katrina, Biz New Orleans partnered with urban planner Robert Edgecombe at GCR Inc. The following pages provide a high-level profile of the…

A Healthy Habitat

Jim Pate, executive director of New Orleans Area Habitat for Humanity, discusses the impact the organization has had in the city’s recovery and what still needs to be done.

Same Sex Marriage: What Employers Should Know

On June 26, 2015, the U.S. Supreme Court struck down state constitutional bans on same-sex marriage across the nation, ending years of national debate, activism, and litigation pertaining to the issue of marriage equality for same-sex couples.   This decision…