Biz The Magazine - March 2017

New Orleans Mission

Fresh off its “Homeless Not Hopeless” campaign, the New Orleans Mission is growing and changing — and could really use your help.

Sidney Hits the Small Screen

His new series, “The Deed,” launches on CNBC March 1. What’s next for venture capitalist, real estate, hotel, and app developer Sidney Torres IV? The mayor’s office perhaps?

Aging in the Crescent City

Globally, the home health care sector is expected to see revenues grow from $180 billion in 2014 to $300 billion in 2020. Local industry executives explain the changes they’re seeing in this booming business.

One Tough Cookie

Cookie Rojas knew he’d catch flak for renaming New Orleans’ Minor League Baseball team the Baby Cakes, but says the rebrand is working.

Industry News

Education Tulane Offering First Materials Engineering PhD Program in State   Applications are being accepted now for the 2017-18 school year for Tulane University’s new materials engineering Ph.D. program. The program studies the structure, properties and processing of materials with…