GNO, Inc. Ranks as a Top 10 EDO in the Country


Ron Starner, EVP of Site Selection magazine, presented Greater New Orleans, Inc. with an award for being one of the “Top 10 Economic Development Groups in America for 2013.”

In developing these rankings, Site Selection weighed 2013 numbers in jobs, capital investment, jobs per capita, and investment per capita.  Notably, GNO, Inc. was joined by fellow Louisiana groups Baton Rouge Area Chamber (BRAC) and Southwest Louisiana Economic Development Alliance (SWLA) – meaning that three Louisiana groups were ranked in the Top 10, out of over 13,000 in the USA.

You can see the full article on the rankings here.

The Top 10 Economic Development Groups in America for 2013 were:

  • BRAC
  • Dallas Regional Chamber and the Fort Worth Chamber
  • Greater Houston Partnership
  • GNO, Inc.
  • Greater Omaha Economic Development Partnership
  • Greater Phoenix Econoic Council
  • Metro Atlanta Chamber
  • Pittsburgh Regional Alliance
  • SWLA
  • World Business Chicago