BATON ROUGE — A virtual career fair is planned for mid- and senior-level technology positions at six leading software and IT companies in Louisiana. The event will take place from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 21. Hosted in partnership with the nation’s top-ranked state workforce development...
NEW ORLEANS – The Public Relations Association of Louisiana – New Orleans Chapter and Tulane University School of Professional Advancement will host a free webinar titled “Classroom & Conference Room Pivots: Preparing the Next Generation of Communicators.” Experts will discuss how the university is preparing students for the workforce...
METAIRIE – The Jefferson Chamber will hosts its annual Tour de Jefferson Event on Sunday, Oct. 18. The event starts and finishes at Estelle Playground. Celebrating its 14th year, Tour de Jefferson is a “way to experience the scenery of Louisiana’s heartland and a social ride for cycling enthusiasts...
NEW ORLEANS – AOS Interior Environments, local design-assist firm, will host a free virtual panel on resiliency in nonprofits at 11 a.m. Friday, Oct. 16. Leadership from the Historic New Orleans Collection, Louisiana Children’s Museum, Son of a Saint, KID smART and the Young Leadership Council will gather to...
NEW ORLEANS – Art lovers, collectors and those who want to “spread hope, kindness and good works” are invited to participate in the Salvation Army, Greater New Orleans Command’s first ever Art for Hope—  a charitable auction of painting, prints, photography and objects of art. The event will take place...
NEW ORLEANS – The New Orleans Business Alliance (NOLABA) invites all local small business owners to take advantage of the third session of its InvestNOLA Fall Training Series at 11 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 8. NOLABA has restructured its InvestNOLA small business program, which was developed and launched in 2019, to...
NEW ORLEANS – Business accelerator The Idea Village is accepting applications for VILLAGEx, its flagship program for emerging, technology-enabled startups that are ready to scale. The nonprofit is seeking “relentless innovators, industry change-makers, and entrepreneurs who are ready to take their company to the next level.” The 2021 program...
METAIRIE – The Jefferson Chamber is hosting the Reverse D.C. Fly-In – Congressional & State Leadership Summit Oct. 14-15 in Baton Rouge. Participants have the opportunity to advocate for key issues facing the greater New Orleans region and meet with members of Louisiana’s congressional delegation and state leadership. Attendees will...
BATON ROUGE — Louisiana Economic Development and the U.S. Small Business Administration announced the 2020 Louisiana Small Business Award winners. Small businesses that exemplify the entrepreneurial spirit of Louisiana were acknowledged as award-winners during a Sept. 30 virtual event hosted by LED Secretary Don Pierson. “Louisiana is fortunate to have...
NEW ORLEANS – More than 1,000 investors will convene Oct. 14-17 for the 46th Annual New Orleans Investment Conference. This year’s event will take place online. Called “The Greatest Investment Show on Earth” by Money Magazine, this four-day conference will feature world-renowned speakers, panelists and educational sessions. Founded in 1974,...