NOLA: The Real Super Bowl Winner

NOLA: The Real Super Bowl Winner

Beyond its $430M+ immediate economic impact, the Super Bowl is a priceless opportunity to tell the story of the “new” New Orleans – a region that has not only recovered from Katrina, but is in many ways objectively better than before – to hundreds of millions around the globe. The Wall Street Journal The Real […]

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CEO  & OWNER OF SUN ENERGY GROUP NAMED PRESIDENT OF  ALGIERS ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT FOUNDATION

CEO & OWNER OF SUN ENERGY GROUP NAMED PRESIDENT OF ALGIERS ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT FOUNDATION

(New Orleans, LA) – D’Juan Hernandez, President and Chief Executive Officer of Sun Energy Group—a renewable energy company based in New Orleans— will serve as President of the Algiers Economic Development Foundation.  Hernandez, an attorney and business owner, is a resident of Algiers and has been actively involved with the Algiers Economic Development Foundation at […]

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Economic Study Shows Wetlands Restoration Project as Key Employer, Major Economic Driver across Gulf Coast

Economic Study Shows Wetlands Restoration Project as Key Employer, Major Economic Driver across Gulf Coast

Following extensive research into the economic impact of wetlands restoration along the Gulf Coast, GNO, Inc., in partnership with The Walton Family Foundation and Mather Economics LLC, has released a study forecasting significant job growth in the region should fines related to the 2010 oil spill be directed to wetlands restoration in the Gulf. The […]

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NOCOG Community Survey

NOCOG Community Survey

New Orleans Coalition on Open Governance (NOCOG) is asking community members to complete a Community Survey to determine how the current administration and City Council is using tax payer dollars and determine the effectiveness of current budgeting practices.  Survey results are being compiled in to a Report Card that reflects how the community believes the […]

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Grand Opening Bounce De Lis

Grand Opening Bounce De Lis

Bounce De Lis will have a grand opening and ribbon cutting ceremony Wednesday, June 13th from 10:00 AM to 1:30 PM. Drop by the inflatable headquarters, 4001 General DeGaulle Drive, Suite K for an afternoon of fun. Please RSVP to bouncedelis@gmail.com by June 8th.

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Message from AEDF President:  Crescent City Connection Tolls

Message from AEDF President: Crescent City Connection Tolls

“On behalf of the Algiers Economic Development Foundation, I’d like to applaud the recent efforts of our local delegation to successfully pass HB 1212,” AEDF President Christopher Kane recently wrote in a letter to Governor Bobby Jindal. In the letter, Kane urges Governor Jindal to join regional business organizations in support of the legislation, which […]

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