New Orleans themed squeaky plush dog toys! Explore the whole Puptown collection! From Benji the Beignet and Crabby the Blue Crab, to Charles the Streetcar and Pearl the Oyster.
Love partying, costumes, and animals?! Then you’ll love these hilarious creations. Each animal has it’s own personality, so get your party started with the shark or sloth, and more to come!
NOLATech Week is a non-profit 501(c)3 weeklong, citywide, unconference, bringing together Art, Food, Music, Urban Development, Environmental & Education communities.
With more than one thousand rides given, 52 Cars values quality and service for all your transportation needs. Valuing luxury and privacy, we’ll never leave you stranded.
As you may know, we have spent the last 52 weeks launching or help launching a new business every week. Part of our primary mission is to showcase the accessibility of entrepreneurship. Not to say that it is easy or for everyone. Rather, we aim to show that with the right tools and guidance, it does Read more about Week 52 – 52business Book[…]
Operation Spark is opening a new door to prosperity for disconnected youth by presenting the fastest route to a career in software development. We help youth develop themselves, their skills and build the path to a strong career. Operation Spark empowers at-risk New Orleans youth with software development skills so they can enter into the Read more about Week 51 – Operation Spark: Prototype[…]
The Work & Learn Center, located in the Central City area of New Orleans, is a youth employment program comprised of several youth-run businesses. Working alongside YEP staff, youth are paid an educational stipend while they learn vital hard and soft skills which help them get and keep jobs. Through participating in the program, youth Read more about Week 50 – Work and Learn Bike Shop and Juice Bar[…]
A new business that is sports related, and is looking to change the status quo by disrupting the current sporting landscape. This is a business that is going to solve a major problem that today’s sporting world faces. While we can’t reveal too much, it will be addressing the hotly debated topic of paying college Read more about Week 49 – Secret Basketball Project[…]
With a little help from his friends, 52businesses Co-Founder, Colin Grussing, made a pretty nice shark suit, in preparation for his appearance on Shark Tank in 2013. Lately, people online have become pretty enamored with a friendlier, more cartoonish shark suit. It seemed all anybody wanted was to be able to dance and have fun, Read more about Week 48 – Shark Week[…]
Vision Green Solutions provides Eco-Friendly Festival Disposal Solutions. We in Louisiana are the best at putting on festivals, but we are not always the most green. VGS will help with Trash, Recycling, and compost services for festivals.
We received an incredible message from a freshly minted entrepreneur, Robert Quarantello from Houston. Three months ago, he opened Space City Drones, and has since seen his small business continue to grow. As part of our mission to help people start their new businesses, responsibly, we were humbled and excited to hear Read more about Dreams, Drones, and Determination![…]
Name: Chelsey Izegbu School: Loyola University New Orleans Year: Sophomore Major: Doubling in Economics & Finance Activities: Alpha Kappa Psi, Professional Business Fraternity, Loyola Economics Club, Loyola Society for Civic Engagement About Me: I am currently an Economics and Finance double major from Houston, Texas. I hope to one day use my economics and finance degree Read more about Introducing Our New Intern Class, Chelsey Izegbu & Branum Stephan[…]
Recording artist Jaymes Bullet’s music has played a compelling part in both TV and feature film. A full-time resident of New Orleans, her newest venture Bayou Noir Records, focuses on providing music composition, production and licensing for film and commercial clients. All work through the label is done in and sourced out of NOLA, utilizing Read more about Week 46 – Bayou Noir Records[…]
Akimbo is a digital marketplace connecting marginalized job-seekers with employers. Akimbo works directly with workforce development programs to improve their impact as well as forward-thinking companies looking to hire diverse talent. For more information, continue with the link below: www.AkimboConnect.com
Opening early 2015, the Landing Zone is a co-working environment and small business incubator that targets veteran owned start-up companies. Out of our newly renovated 20,000 square foot warehouse, our co-working space will be where veteran entrepreneurs work alongside other veterans with similar skills and values cultivated through military service. We provide veterans with the Read more about Week 44- Landing Zone/ Vet Launch[…]
Technology transfer at Tulane University moves cutting edge research into the broader community, educates external constituencies about the development and implications of the research, and sees that the products of Tulane research are deployed to the broadest possible public benefit. Technology transfer, while viewed simply as a potential revenue source at some research institutions, has long Read more about Week 43- Tulane Office of Technology Transfer & Intellectual Property Development[…]