News for September 2011

New Orleans Tourism Marketing Corp. votes on 2012 budget

New Orleans Tourism Marketing Corp. votes on 2012 budget

September 28, 2011 Latest News

The board of the New Orleans Tourism Marketing Corp. voted Tuesday to spend almost $10 million in 2012 to market New Orleans to visitors around the country.New Orleans Tourism Marketing Corp. votes on 2012 budgetPublished: Tuesday, September 27, 20… Read More »

New Orleans tourism is alive and well...

New Orleans tourism is alive and well...

September 26, 2011 Latest News

...against the national trend...September 26, 2011Katie Moore / Eyewitness NewsNEW ORLEANS - A new study shows New Orleans is having a big year for tourism.More visitors came and they spent more money during the first six months of this year, help… Read More »

Rebirth of upper Canal Street could be sparked by Iberville overhaul

Rebirth of upper Canal Street could be sparked by Iberville overhaul

September 12, 2011 Latest News

Published: Sunday, September 11, 2011, 6:30 AM By Michelle Krupa, The Times-Picayune Long before Woldenberg Park, a world-class aquarium, high-rise hotels and a gleaming casino replaced the industrial waterfront that long defined the foot of Canal… Read More »

Partnership to give Chateau Bourbon a $31M makeover

Partnership to give Chateau Bourbon a $31M makeover

September 7, 2011 Latest News

by Maria Clark, New Media Specialist CityBusinessSeptember 7th, 2011The Chateau Bourbon Hotel is getting a complete makeover courtesy of some new investors.Carey Watermark Investors Inc. announced today it has closed on a joint venture of about $45.7… Read More »

Press Release: Two out-of-state companies expand operations into New Orleans

Press Release: Two out-of-state companies expand operations into New Orleans

September 2, 2011 Latest News

Today, Greater New Orleans, Inc., the economic development alliance for the 10-parish Greater New Orleans region, announced that two companies are making significant investments in the area.FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASESEPTEMBER 1, 2011Contact Information… Read More »