Valmiki 504 has launched a new incubator of branded foods and food technology in New Orleans. Ceres 504, named after the Roman goddess of food, will be led by Neil Gibbons, serial entrepreneur and Board Chair Emeritus of local incubator Propeller.
Brenda Canada, NOLABA's Vice President of Retail Attraction, Development & Strategy, has been named among the 2016 Women of the Year by New Orleans CityBusiness. She and 49 other honorees will be recognized at the publication's annual Women of the Year luncheon November 3.
Louis David, NOLABA Director of Business Development & Strategy, has been named among the New Orleans Regional Leadership Institute's 2016-17 class. NORLI provides a nine-month intensive training program for emerging and established community leaders to promote regional cooperation.
Valmiki 504 took another step forward in the New Orleans business community, announcing today a joint venture with TOPXIGHT Labs. Dr. Arun Lakhotia will lead the venture to bring TOPXIGHT's product development and company incubation expertise to New Orleans.
The New Orleans Business Alliance (NOLABA) and local entrepreneur Crystal McDonald today announced the launch of a completely revamped service for job seekers and employers called Acrew. The tool is a resume-less marketplace that uses brief, first-impression videos and is particularly suited for high turnover industries.