Biz The Magazine - June 2021

The St. Tammany Pivot

A native New Orleanian, Poppy Tooker has spent her life devoted to the cultural essence that food brings to Louisiana, a topic she explores weekly on her NPR-affiliated radio show, Louisiana Eats!…

The North-South Connection

Keith Twitchell spent 16 years running his own business before becoming president of the Committee for a Better New Orleans. He has observed, supported and participated in entrepreneurial ventures at the street,…

Flying High

ZipNOLA creators Shelley and Tyler Richardson, along with business partners Barry and Kristin Gros, recently launched the first aquatic, swamp-based zip line in the state, offering a unique chance for outdoor adventure and more above the…

Lessons Learned

With the vaccination rates increasing and more people seeing the benefit, families, responsible parties and prospective residents are seeing the need for care in a safe environment. Mark Francis, vice president of special projects at Schonberg Care The coronavirus pandemic…

Creating a Healthier Northshore

With high rates of obesity, smoking and vaping, coupled with some of the highest mortality rates from chronic illness like cancer and heart disease, Louisiana has notoriously ranked near the bottom of most…

Publisher's Note

As we approach the summer, midway point of 2021, the staff has been working behind the scenes on many new projects, with some rolling out this month and others debuting this fall. This month, our digital editor unveils two new…

Editor's Note

We’re so excited to release our first-ever Northshore focused issue of Biz New Orleans Magazine. The Northshore has a special place in my heart because it’s home to my parents, who moved to Mandeville in spring 2014 from Omaha, Nebraska…

Time to Regroup

As we begin to regain our lives, remember for a moment how you felt early in 2020 when you realized you could not interact with friends and family, couldn’t go to a favorite place or get basic necessities, but could…

Koga Neurosurgery

What We Do Dr. Koga is joined at Koga Neurosurgery by a highly trained staff who take a collective, no-shortcuts approach…

In-Telecom

What We Do As a full-service technology company, In-Telecom provides customized solutions for cloud telephone, voice over IP, managed IT…

Jani-King of Northshore

What We Do Jani-King is an industry leader in the Franchise Commercial Cleaning Industry and provides indispensable services to a multitude of customers around…

Tranchina & Mansfield, LLC

What We Do The law firm of Tranchina & Mansfield, LLC, (T&M) founded in 2009, has evolved in the past 12 years into a go-to firm for high end, complex divorce…

Greenscape Concepts

What We Do Services offered by Greenscape Concepts for commercial properties include turf maintenance, ornamental and tree maintenance, irrigation system maintenance, proper mulch application, annuals, chemical/horticulture services, athletic fields maintenance, row…

Creativity Justified

What We Do Creativity Justified is an advertising agency focused on helping clients attract, convert, and serve their target audiences and ideal client base.…

Christwood

What We Do Christwood offers concierge living to more than 270 residents with resort-style amenities, convenient services, and easy access to healthcare. Innovative in its field, Christwood serves…

The Alternative Board

What We Do The mission of The Alternative Board New Orleans Northwest is to help local business owners be successful and achieve both their personal and…

Senior Solutions

Older adults and their families are faced constantly with decisions that have to be made regarding living arrangements, support, and healthcare. These decisions can be overwhelming, as families weigh the abundance of options, their pros and cons. New Orleans is…