Entrepreneurs from around the country are invited to experience New Orleans' startup community by applying for the second annual IDEAtour.
UPDATED: Application deadline has been extended to Feb. 10 at 11:59 p.m. CT.
The New Orleans Business Alliance (NOLABA) announced its economic development achievements for 2016 with highlights including launching new efforts to develop the Bio & Health Services Innovation industry cluster, creating more opportunities for small businesses and assisting entrepreneurs and young ventures already on the ground in Orleans Parish.
NOLABA's Amritha Appaswami, Director of Business Development, Bio & Health Services Innovation, wrote her second column for Healthcare Journal of New Orleans in its November/December issue. In this column, she highlights the types of companies that fit into the New Orleans BIO landscape.
New Orleans is now the marketing and public relations hub for Gleaux. New Orleans Business Alliance CEO Quentin Messer, Jr., says the company's expansion to New Orleans speaks volumes for the city's bioinnovation sector.