New Orleans Is Built To Host Meetings

April 26, 2022
Group of attendees walking down a street in New Orleans

New Orleans is Built To Host business meetings and events and it’s reflected in the many new developments happening across the city and through the exceptional customer services provided by our professional hospitality community.     

The New Orleans & Company team is the most trusted resource for all phases of planning meetings and conventions in New Orleans.   Our sales, services and marketing and attendance building professionals are fully integrated to provide a seamless workflow in a dynamic, fast-paced meeting environment. Our experienced sales team provides comprehensive sourcing assistance, convention services offerings and customized marketing and attendance building tools complimentary to every group.    

Alluvial Mirror Art Installation in front of Ernest N. Morial Convention Center

Continued growth and innovation make New Orleans the best choice for business.   

  • New luxury and lifestyle properties opened in 2021 including of The Four Seasons Hotel + Residences, the Virgin Hotels New Orleans, The Kimpton Fontenot Hotel and the St. Vincent Hotel collectively add hundreds to our inventory of over 26,000 hotel rooms all within a two-mile radius.    
  • Caesars Entertainment, Inc is investing $325 million to renovate and rebrand Harrah’s Hotel and Casino with additional plans for a 340-room hotel tower by 2024.  And the legendary Superdome has been renamed the Caesars Superdome.   
  • The New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center (NOENMCC) is the sixth largest and one of the most technologically advanced convention facilities in the country. With more than 1.1 million square feet of contiguous exhibit space, 140 meetings rooms, two multi-purpose ballrooms and a 4,000-seat performing arts theater, NOENMCC consistently ranks in the Top 10 host of the largest number of conventions and tradeshows annually, across all sizes and industries.   
  • The New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center has embarked on a $557 million improvement plan including renovations to 140 meeting rooms and a makeover of the exterior experience.  A newly completed pedestrian park transformed 7.5 acres of Convention Center Blvd into a lush green space featuring interactive water elements, live event spaces, public art and shaded gathering places.  
  • $400 million expansion at the National WWII Museum including the Bollinger Canopy of Peace that connects all phases of the museum campus and enhances the New Orleans skyline. 
  • New state-of-the-art airport terminal opened in 2019.     

Three attendees sitting at a table

The New Orleans professional hospitality community understands how to execute complex events while infusing the authentic cuisine and the unique culture New Orleans offers to enhance the attendee experience.    

From the great space at The New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center to historic rooms and courtyards with breathtaking architecture and views, New Orleans is Built To Host.   

At New Orleans & Company teamwork is our hallmark. We look forward to working with you to inspire meaningful interactions, so every component flows seamlessly, from initial booking to final breakdown.  Your attendees can focus on networking, learning and success and achieving maximum productivity in a truly great world city. New Orleans is Built To Host.  

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