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GNO, Inc. Applauds Introduction of Legislation to Delay NFIP Rate Hikes

Today, Greater New Orleans, Inc. applauded the introduction of bipartisan legislation in the Senate to delay dramatic flood insurance premium increases. The legislation will delay premium increases for four years, giving FEMA enough time to complete the Congressionally mandated affordability study and allow Congress to consider the study’s recommendations. Companion legislation is expected to be introduced in the House shortly.

October 29, 2013 | Read Story »

GNO, Inc. And Delgado Partner With Local Companies To Host Technical Skills Expo

Today, GNO, Inc. and Delgado announced the success of a pilot Technical Skills Expo, which was sponsored by the two organizations and key industry partners. Over eight hundred area high school students were exposed to career options utilizing technical skills, and the Expo is intended to be the first of a series of Technical Skills Expos.

October 15, 2013 | Read Story »

GNO, Inc. Releases Letter Urging Congress To Keep Flood Insurance Affordable

Over One Hundred Business and Civic Associations Join Effort

October 1, 2013 | Read Story »

ChenMed Announces New Healthcare Software Development Center In New Orleans

NEW ORLEANS, La. — Today, Gov. Bobby Jindal and ChenMed CEO Christopher Chen, M.D., announced the expansion of the company’s ChenTech subsidiary and the establishment of a new software development center in the Central Business District of New Orleans. ChenTech will create 50 new direct jobs at the software development center, with an average salary of $83,000 per year, plus benefits.

September 25, 2013 | Read Story »

New Orleans to Welcome Serbian Prime Minister

NEW ORLEANS, La. — Today, Greater New Orleans, Inc. welcomed a delegation of Serbian leaders, including Prime Minister Ivica Dačić, to New Orleans. The delegation is visiting to explore opportunities for trade and pursue deeper relationships with several key industries thriving in Southeast Louisiana, including energy, mining and technology.

September 16, 2013 | Read Story »

GNO, Inc. Issues Report on NFIP: Key Questions of Financial Structure and Management

Report answers questions about the financial status of the NFIP

September 11, 2013 | Read Story »

Greater New Orleans Urban Water Plan Released

Innovative Water Management Strategy Will Decrease Flooding and Land Loss, Improve Quality of Life

September 6, 2013 | Read Story »

GPI+ — Gulf Permit Index — as of June 30

Today, Greater New Orleans, Inc. (GNO, Inc.) and several partnering organizations released the thirty-seventh Gulf Permit Index (GPI) to the […]

August 16, 2013 | Read Story »