World Trade Center New Orleans Announces New Board of Directors Appointments
NEW ORLEANS – The World Trade Center New Orleans, an advocate for international trade, has elected Paul Aucoin, Michael Hecht, Heather Hohensee and Dolph Parro to its board of directors
Aucoin is the executive director of the Port of South Louisiana. Hecht is the president and CEO of Greater New Orleans Inc. Hohense is the government and public affairs director at Tellurian Inc. And Parro is the executive vice president at Republic National Distributing Company.
“These professionals join an industrious, talented, and diverse World Trade Center Board, that since 1944 has had the privilege of working with high-profile trade-industry leaders, both domestically and internationally,” said WTCNO Chairman Stephen Hanemann.
“One of our many goals at the World Trade Center has been targeting and maintaining a top-tier roster of the most respected and recognized business professionals in Louisiana and the Gulf Region. We are very pleased to have the opportunity to work alongside our newly-elected directors,” said Ed Webb, World Trade Center CEO. “For over 75 years the World Trade Center has been home to the brightest and the best of our region’s leadership. The new board members will complement the high-caliber talent of those who served in the past and those who serve today. The World Trade Center and Louisiana’s international business community are better because of our committed and knowledgeable leadership. We congratulate and welcome each of our new board members to the World Trade Center, Louisiana’s voice for international trade.