Awards & Rankings

Download a copy of GNO, Inc. STARs (PDF) –- a comprehensive list of significant awards for the state and region

NOLA #5 City Where “Entrepreneurship is Booming”

Entrepreneur magazine, in an article entitled “8 Cities Whose Entrepreneurship Communities Are Booming,” names New Orleans as #5. Starting with […]

July 13, 2017 | Read Story »

GNO #5 in USA for Millennial In-migration

According to Time magazine, Greater New Orleans ranks #5 in the USA for in-migration of millennials. From 2010-2015, the New […]

June 7, 2017 | Read Story »

GNO, Inc. is named a Top 10 Economic Development Group in America

As part of its 2017 “Global Best to Invest Awards,” GNO, Inc. was judged as one of the top economic […]

May 8, 2017 | Read Story »

New Orleans is #1 in USA for Tech Growth, #5 for Women in Tech

The fight for equal rights for working women remains an uphill battle. That’s one reason why about 3 million people […]

March 24, 2017 | Read Story »

Louisiana Ranks #1 for Construction Environment in the USA

Louisiana has the #1 construction environment in the nation, according to a new scorecard called “Building America,” provided by Associated […]

January 10, 2017 | Read Story »

New Orleans Tops in Population Growth

According to most recent U.S. Census data, New Orleans is #3 amongst all major US cities in population growth, from […]

January 9, 2017 | Read Story »

New Orleans is #8 for Women in Tech

Women in the U.S. tech industry have long faced major disparities in both employment and pay. Last year, SmartAsset’s analysis […]

December 14, 2016 | Read Story »

New Orleans is #1 in Population Growth for “Traditional Cities”

According to the journal Public Square, and US Census data, New Orleans is the #1 “traditional city” for population growth […]

December 9, 2016 | Read Story »