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Pelican Energy Consultants Announces 195-Job Expansion In St. Tammany Parish

MADISONVILLE, La. — Today, Gov. Bobby Jindal and Pelican Energy Consultants CEO Kenny Bogle announced the company will retain its… Read More »

December 2, 2013 | Read Story »


NEW ORLEANS, LA – Today, Greater New Orleans, Inc. and the Royal Netherlands Embassy announced the release of the Greater… Read More »

November 20, 2013 | Read Story »

GNO, Inc. Testifies Before Congress on Flood Insurance

Washington, D.C.  – Today, Greater New Orleans, Inc. President and CEO Michael Hecht testified before Congress on implementation of the… Read More »

November 19, 2013 | Read Story »


Today, Gov. Bobby Jindal, LED Secretary Stephen Moret and Crest Industries CEO Kenny Robison announced the company will build a $15 million galvanizing plant in south Tangipahoa Parish to serve customers in the electric utility and petrochemical industries.

November 5, 2013 | Read Story »

GNO, Inc. Releases Letter to President Obama On Flood Insurance

NEW ORLEANS, La. — Today, Greater New Orleans, Inc. released a letter signed by 191 business and civic associations and local governments nationwide urging President Obama to administratively delay certain flood insurance premium increases.

November 1, 2013 | Read Story »

GNO, Inc. Facilitates Partnership Between Laitram, Southeastern Louisiana University

The global manufacturing company Laitram LLC, headquartered in Harahan, has entered into a partnership with Southeastern Louisiana University’s engineering and industrial technology program to provide financial support and paid internships for students.

October 31, 2013 | Read Story »

Rain CII Announces Relocation Of Corporate Headquarters From Houston To Louisiana

Today, Gov. Bobby Jindal and Rain CII CEO Gerry Sweeney announced the company will move its corporate headquarters from greater Houston to Covington, resulting in more than 140 new direct and indirect jobs in the area.

October 30, 2013 | Read Story »

GPI+ — Gulf Permit Index — as of September 30, 2013

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

October 30, 2013 | Read Story »