Awards & Rankings

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Forbes: Where Working-Age Americans Are Moving – New Orleans #1

Barrels of ink and money have been devoted to predictions of where Americans will migrate, particularly younger ones. If you… Read More »

December 19, 2013 | Read Story »

Greater New Orleans Ranks #1 for the Decade

Greater New Orleans has had more major business development wins than anywhere else in the South over the past decade.… Read More »

November 24, 2013 | Read Story »

National Geographic Ranks New Orleans as one of the Best Trips in 2014

The Imperishable City New Orleans, like Rome or hope, is eternal. Visit Louisiana’s filigreed, fleur-de-lis city twice or 20 times, and the… Read More »

November 20, 2013 | Read Story »

Louisiana Ranks #6 among Top U.S. Business Climates

No longer a bridesmaid, Georgia claims the limelight in 2013 as the state with the best business climate, according to… Read More »

November 4, 2013 | Read Story »

Greater New Orleans ranks #6 among the Cities Creating The Most Middle-Class Jobs

Perhaps nothing is as critical to America’s future as the trajectory of the middle class and improving the prospects for… Read More »

October 24, 2013 | Read Story »

Forbes Ranks New Orleans #6 among Cities Creating The Most Middle-Class Jobs

Perhaps nothing is as critical to America’s future as the trajectory of the middle class and improving the prospects for… Read More »

October 24, 2013 | Read Story »

New Orleans Ranks #9 among Cities with the Fastest Growing Incomes

Positive income growth for people who work in a city is an important factor in its value to prospective residents.… Read More »

October 22, 2013 | Read Story »

Greater New Orleans ranks #2 in the USA in export growth, at over 400% since 2005

If there’s one thing that people of pretty much every political persuasion agree on, it’s the need to boost exports. This is true not just at the national level, but also the local one.

October 10, 2013 | Read Story »