Awards & Rankings

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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… Read More »

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… Read More »

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,… Read More »

December 15, 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… Read More »

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… Read More »

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… Read More »

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… Read More »

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.… Read More »

August 6, 2014 | Read Story »