Awards & Rankings

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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 #7 Most Inspiring City in the World

Under the headline “Welcome to the 50 Most Inspiring Cities in the World,” GOOD magazine has named New Orleans #7 […]

November 17, 2014 | Read Story »

Louisiana ranks #2 in the USA for Business Climate

Site Selection magazine has ranked Louisiana #2 in the USA in its annual state business climate survey, Louisiana’s highest ranking […]

November 4, 2014 | Read Story »

Louisiana Ranks Top States for Doing Business

In “Top States for Doing Business 2014,” its annual survey of national site selectors, Area Development has ranked Louisiana in the […]

September 14, 2014 | Read Story »

New Orleans Ranks #7 for Economic Environment Since the Great Recession

In a new multi-variable study, financial website WalletHub has named Greater New Orleans #7 in the USA for Economic Environment […]

August 12, 2014 | Read Story »

Louisiana #1 for Best Business Climate in the USA

3 recent rankings from Business Facilities magazine: 1) For the first time ever, Louisiana has been ranked #1 for Best Business Climate in the USA. […]

August 6, 2014 | Read Story »

Louisiana Ranks #1 Best Business Climate in the USA

For the first time ever, Louisiana has been ranked #1 for Best Business Climate in the USA.  Said Editor-in-Chief Jack Rogers: “When […]

August 1, 2014 | Read Story »

New Orleans Named Top 10 City in the World

New Orleans has been named one of the Top 10 Cities in the World by Travel + Leisure magazine.  The […]

July 21, 2014 | Read Story »