NolaVie Presents : Entrepreneurs

NolaVie publishes content about New Orleans entrepreneurs and New Orleans entrepreneurship opportunities.

ChangeWorks: Grounds to Ground


When we talk about making our lives greener and more socially responsible, there’s evolved a set of “rules” we now follow. We buy organic (or at least all natural), we separate our plastics and break down our cardboard ... Read More »

Breaking barriers in entrepreneurship


While entrepreneurship in itself is daunting and difficult, being a minority entrepreneur presents its own challenges. Among New Orleans entrepreneurs, there is a compelling theme that turns these challenges into opportunities. Discussions of diversity are often centered on race. But diversity, ... Read More »

ChangeWorks: Making the perfect pitch

2013 PitchNOLA: Community Solutions semi-finalists line up to hear the judges' deliberation. (Photo: Propeller)

Imagine you have an idea. A great idea. An idea for a social venture that could change New Orleans. Maybe it’s a bold new solution for attracting minority teachers. Maybe it’s a new app that streamlines disaster management. ... Read More »

A market with a mission

Hollygrove Market communications and community outreach specialist Rie Ma reveals the contents of her home refrigerator.

  Located in the center of New Orleans, Hollygrove Market functions as an urban farm, local produce market and community garden that is bolstering local and sustainable eating in the Crescent City, while simultaneously providing underserved New Orleans ... Read More »

St. Claude Main Street helps local vendors set up shop


Moving in amid the storm of highly anticipated and well-received dining options along St. Claude Avenue -- including spots like Junction, Red Chinese and the soon-to-open St. Roch Market -- are an array of local retailers.

Initiated by a ... Read More »

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