Awards & Rankings

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

New Orleans Ranks #1 in America for Creative Professionals

New Orleans is the best place in the USA for creative professionals, beating 175 other major cities. Personal finance site SmartAsset analyzed […]

July 24, 2015 | Read Story »

New Orleans Ranked No. 2 city in the U.S. and Canada

New Orleans was named the No. 2 city in the U.S. and Canada in the Travel + Leisure’s “World’s Best […]

July 8, 2015 | Read Story »

GNO, Inc. Ranks a Top 20 EDO in the USA

The journal Site Selection has named GNO, Inc. one of the Top 20 Economic Development Organizations in the USA. In […]

May 13, 2015 | Read Story »

Greater New Orleans is #2 in the USA for Growth of Knowledge Industries

Greater New Orleans is #2 in the USA for Growth of Knowledge Industries. Based on data from Economic Modeling Specialists Intl. (EMSI), […]

May 3, 2015 | Read Story »

New Orleans Ranks #14 of 150 to Start a Business

Personal finance website WalletHub has ranked New Orleans #14 out of the 150 largest American cities for starting a business – that […]

April 27, 2015 | Read Story »

New Orleans is the #7 City in USA for Women in Tech

New research from SmartAsset, which draws on data from the U.S. Census Bureau, has revealed that Greater New Orleans is #7 […]

March 2, 2015 | Read Story »

New Orleans Ranks #3 City in the World

Travel publication Rough Guides has named New Orleans the #3 destination in the world. “THERE ARE A LOT OF PLACES […]

December 29, 2014 | Read Story »

New Orleans Ranks #1 Food City in the USA

Thrillist, a leading food, drink and travel website, has named metro New Orleans the #1 Food City in America. Thrillist considered “restaurants, […]

December 15, 2014 | Read Story »