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Greater New Orleans, Inc. Annual Luncheon 2019, "Come Together: The Power o...

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Hyatt Regency New Orleans, Empire Ballroom

601 Loyola Avenue

New Orleans, LA 70113

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Friends and Partners,

2018 was a historic year for Greater New Orleans largely because of our unmatched level of partnership between individuals, organizations and parishes. The 2019 GNO, Inc. Annual Luncheon, "Come Together: The Power of Partnership" will celebrate this cooperation, and explore the challenges of tomorrow that will require continued collaboration. As well, the 2019 Board of Directors and NextGen Council will be announced and installed.

Our 2018 success together included:

Business Development

  • Formosa Petrochemical - $9.4B and 1,200 jobs in St. James Parish
  • Avondale Marine – After eight years of work, a purchase was completed and Jefferson Parish will see Avondale reopen
  • DXC Technology – Grand opening of the 2,000+ job Digital Transformation Center in New Orleans
  • Dixie Brewery – Back in business in New Orleans East, backed by the New Orleans Saints & Pelicans
  • Technology – #1 for technology growth in the USA

Business Environment

  • National Flood Insurance Program [NFIP] extended and reformed in Washington DC
  • GNOu training programs implemented with Tulane, Xavier, UNO and other schools
  • A range of programs for young professionals, including 2nd Annual Emerge Summit with record attendance, and the inaugural NextGen Policy Series
  • Launched the New Orleans Music Economy Initiative [NOME], to develop the music sector as a key economic driver
  • Launched GNO Future, a long term economic development strategy to create a region where our kids and grandkids – everyone – can stay and prosper

Rankings

  • DXC Technology #2 Economic Development Deal in America – Business Facilities
  • #1 for Healthcare Job Growth in the USA - STAT
  • #1 State for Foreign Direct Investment per Capita in the USA – LED
  • Port of South Louisiana ranked #1, Port of New Orleans #4, and Port of Plaquemines #11 in Global Trade magazine’s “Top 50 Power Ports”
  • #1 Place to Visit in the World 2018 – Travel + Leisure

The program, which draws 1,000+ attendees, will open with networking and a cash bar from 11:00 AM - noon, followed by a lunch program from noon to 1:00 PM. General admission is $75 per person, and tables for 10 are $750.

"Come Together: The Power of Partnership" is generously sponsored by:

  • The Dow Chemical Company
  • Delta Airlines, Inc.
  • British Airways
  • Adams and Reese
  • Chaffe & Associates
  • Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Boeing
  • LCMC Health Systems
  • Loyola Center for Entrepreneurship
  • Palmisano
  • Postlethwaite & Netterville
  • Valero St. Charles and Mereaux Refineries

We hope you will join us for this special occasion. For information on sponsorship, click here.

Thank you for your continued support!

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Hyatt Regency New Orleans, Empire Ballroom

601 Loyola Avenue

New Orleans, LA 70113

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