Biz The Magazine - January 2015

Oh Captain, My Captain

Captain of the Krewe of Orpheus and Chairman of the Mayor’s Mardi Gras Advisory Committee, Sonny Borey is an integral part of New Orleans’ annual festivities.

Sweet Success

Although we may think of king cakes as a seasonal treat, Haydel’s Bakery on Jefferson Highway has been baking up these Carnival delicacies year-round for customers worldwide. Now run by the third generation of Haydels, the bakery serves up an…

Industry News

Around town  "Small-business owners faced an uphill battle at the federal level in 2014 with the uncertainty created by Obamacare, overreaching by federal agencies and the removal of important tools for small business, like Section 179 expensing. However, at the…

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…

Editor’s Note

It’s time to party! Yes, while the rest of the country seems content with one night of festivities for New Year’s Eve, we here in Louisiana are just getting started.      My first memories of moving to New Orleans…