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Week 46 – Bayou Noir Records

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[…]

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WEEK 21: ACRODISIAC

Week 21 is another fun one!  Acrodisiac is a performing acrobatics duo, made up of  Athena Masters and Ellio Blox.  Their specialty is to infuse fluid partner acrobatic and aerial arts with an sensual edge.    Partner Acro is the intimate interaction and balancing of bodies to achieve artful postures and sequences. The symbiotic connection between the base and the flyer – each relying fully Read more about WEEK 21: ACRODISIAC[…]

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Week 18: Online Business Digest

Online Optimism is a digital marketing agency in New Orleans, founded in 2012 by Tulane grad, Flynn Zaiger.  This week, 52businesses is working with Flynn and his team to launch a new project that provides useful resources to people considering launching a startup in New Orleans.  Flynn has a vision to aggregate relevant information that Read more about Week 18: Online Business Digest[…]

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Week 17: LCI

52businesses is working with Elizabeth Townsend Gard and Ron Gard to develop the Law/Culture/Innovation Initiative (LCI) at Tulane University.  LCI is part of the Social Innovation & Social Entrepreneurship program.  The Gards’ goal is to connect undergraduates and law students to community needs while simultaneously studying the operations and workings of the initiative in order Read more about Week 17: LCI[…]

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Week 16: Kiss Your Grits

52businesses is excited to work with Leigh Davis-Turner and Margaret Kargbo to start their new food truck, Kiss Ya Grits!  Although the name and menu haven’t been officially decided (these are actually some of our tasks for the week), the vision is to offer healthy, low cost breakfast food that not only satisfies appetites but also gives Read more about Week 16: Kiss Your Grits[…]

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Week 15: FitLot

This week 52businesses is working with Adam Mejerson, the founder of FitLot.  FitLot is a 501c(3) nonprofit organization committed to building outdoor fitness parks in communities across America. Adam just completed 10 months as a Social Venture Accelerator Fellow at Propeller.  Through the program, Adam developed a great structure for FitLot as well as a complete road Read more about Week 15: FitLot[…]

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Week 6: Benjy’s

America the Beautiful.            From majestic Tennessee mountain ranges to skyscrapers reaching the heavens, America’s beauty was a constant theme throughout our team’s venture up to NYC last week for the Fox & Friends appearance.  Zooming by farmland, luxurious mountains, and diverse wildlife while listening to Country Music’s greatest hits for Read more about Week 6: Benjy’s[…]

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Guest Post: Thoughts on Choosing Your Business Name – Megan Hargroder

(Reblogged from Conversations blog) Day 2 with 52businesses On Monday evening, I sent out 3 potential new names for the Social Media Manager Network to the Curator team, convinced they would love “Social Co-Op” as hard as I did. What happened was: literally no one chose “Social Co-Op.” But everyone loved “The Social Tribune.” So we have Read more about Guest Post: Thoughts on Choosing Your Business Name – Megan Hargroder[…]