James Clements of Canadian Pacific speaking to SOLA Super Region leaders and Governor John Bel Edwards about their acquisition of KCS, rail service throughout the region, and prospects for BR-NO passenger service
Members of the GNO, Inc. staff participated in an informative and comprehensive tour of Jefferson Parish that included areas of the Westbank, Fat City, and Bucktown. The trip highlighted the parish’s rich transportation infrastructure including large port operations, major railways, and Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport.
Highlights from Emerge Summit 2021, the Gulf Coast’s premiere annual conference for young professionals. This year’s conference was held December 2 & 3, 2021 at the Conference Centre on 11.
In partnership with J.P. Morgan Chase & Co., GNO, Inc. hosted Black Entrepreneur’s Day to celebrate Black entrepreneurship and empowerment on November 26. A group of local companies showcased their products and discussed business challenges and successes, while attendees learned about the resources available in our region.
GNO, Inc. was a recipient of three awards at the IEDC 2021 Excellence Awards Ceremony.
The GNO Mechatronics Apprenticeship Program welcomed the third cohort into the program on November 19. The apprenticeship program continues to produce strong talent pipelines for business and industry partners in our region.
Winter Networking Night with the New Orleans Food and Beverage group at The Shop At The CAC on December 8. Attendees socialized while sampling local food and beverage companies’ products such as: Brass Roots Food, El Guapo Bitters, Top Pop, Big Easy Bucha, Kingfish Cider, and Jambalaya Girl. We also heard from Big Easy Bucha’s founder and CEO about their recent acquisition and homegrown success story.