Awards & Rankings

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New Orleans #7 in North America for Connectivity

Spurred by one of the fastest growing airports in the nation, Business Facilities has named New Orleans #7 for Connectivity… Read More »

July 28, 2017 | Read Story »

FastStart Training Program #1 in USA for Eighth Year

Louisiana’s FastStart workforce training program has been named #1 in the USA for an unprecedented eight years by Business Facilities… Read More »

July 26, 2017 | Read Story »

NOLA #10 City That Millennials Can Afford — and Actually Want to Live In

The Penny Hoarder has developed a definitive list of the top 25 coolest and most affordable cities for millennials. It’s… Read More »

July 22, 2017 | Read Story »

NOLA #5 City Where “Entrepreneurship is Booming”

Entrepreneur magazine, in an article entitled “8 Cities Whose Entrepreneurship Communities Are Booming,” names New Orleans as #5. Starting with… Read More »

July 13, 2017 | Read Story »

GNO #5 in USA for Millennial In-migration

According to Time magazine, Greater New Orleans ranks #5 in the USA for in-migration of millennials. From 2010-2015, the New… Read More »

June 7, 2017 | Read Story »

GNO, Inc. is named a Top 10 Economic Development Group in America

As part of its 2017 “Global Best to Invest Awards,” GNO, Inc. was judged as one of the top economic… Read More »

May 8, 2017 | Read Story »

New Orleans is #1 in USA for Tech Growth, #5 for Women in Tech

The fight for equal rights for working women remains an uphill battle. That’s one reason why about 3 million people… Read More »

March 24, 2017 | Read Story »

Louisiana Ranks #1 for Construction Environment in the USA

Louisiana has the #1 construction environment in the nation, according to a new scorecard called “Building America,” provided by Associated… Read More »

January 10, 2017 | Read Story »