During Super Bowl XLVII, A Former Saints Player Inspires A City, A Movement, and An Industry

February 01, 2013 - Forbes Chase donates $350,000 at the New Orleans BioInnovation Center to help fund the development of The Team Gleason House for Innovative Living.


Year in Review 2012: New Orleans gains tech traction

December 20, 2012 – New Orleans CityBusiness New Orleans might not be Silicon Valley, but developments in the local technology industry are pushing it in that direction. This past year…


New Orleans BioFund Invests in Be Well Nutrition

December 18, 2012 - Silicon Bayou News The first ever BioFund loan took place last week at the New Orleans BioInnovation Center. With $2.55 million in loans to give out…


Medical District’s Bio Center Launches New Orleans Startups

December 16, 2012 - Huffington Post The New Orleans BioInnovation Center or NOBIC—a glittering, $47 million, state-funded structure that looks as if it might house modern art—opened a year and…


BioFund Makes Its First Loan

December 13, 2012 – The Times-Picayune / NOLA.com The New Orleans BioInnovation Center business incubator on Thursday announced the first recipient of a low-interest loan from a newly established fund…


Making a Push for BioInnovation in New Orleans

December 13, 2012 – Southern/Alpha New Orleans may be receiving national press for its post-Katrina startup boom, but some business initiatives making waves now have been in development since the…


NOBIC President and Clients Rank Top 100

December 13, 2012 - Silicon Bayou News The 2012 Silicon Bayou 100 is the second annual list of the 100 most influential and active people in tech and entrepreneurship in…


Founder of New Orleans Alternative Fuel Company Wins Fellowship for Entrepreneurs

December 03, 2012 - NOLA.com A New Orleans entrepreneur who started a company that uses algae to create synthetic oil is one of 13 people internationally to win acceptance to…


ReactWell Founder is One of 13 Accepted into Kauffman Global Scholars Program

November 23, 2012 - Silicon Bayou News Brandon Iglesias, Founder of ReactWell and tenant of the New Orleans BioInnovation Center announced his acceptance into the Kauffman Global Scholars Program on…


Local entrepreneur earns lofty science fellowship

November 20, 2012 – New Orleans CityBusiness Brandon Iglesias, founder of the local startup ReactWell, is one of 13 entrepreneurs across the globe chosen to participate in the Kauffman Global…