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Michael Hecht

Michael Hecht is the President & CEO of GNO, Inc.  Michael has been recognized as “One of the Ten People Who Made a Difference in the South” and “CEO of the Year” in Greater New Orleans.

Prior to GNO, Inc., Michael led Louisiana’s Hurricane Katrina Small Business Recovery Program, and worked for Mayor Bloomberg running NYC’s post-9/11 small business program.

Michael holds an MBA from Stanford University and undergraduate degree from Yale University.  With family roots in Louisiana back to the 1830s, Michael lives in New Orleans with his wife and two sons.

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