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B2B Services in New Orleans

Whether you are searching for accounting expertise, accomplished project managers, or IT wizards, these B2B service providers can ease pain points in your company and prove that New Orleans businesses are better when they work together.

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With over $3 billion in assets, Louisiana-based Gulf Coast Bank & Trust Company serves its business and personal banking clients through its bank branches, loan production offices, trust and investment offices, and business credit offices.

Gulf Coast Bank & Trust Company has more than 850 employees across 20 branch locations in Southeast Louisiana and more than 48 total locations in 11 states. Gulf Coast Bank & Trust Company branch offices are located in Orleans, Jefferson, St. Bernard, St. Tammany, Tangipahoa, and East Baton Rouge cities.

As a community bank, Gulf Coast Bank & Trust Company commits itself to nonprofit organizations in Southeast Louisiana through sponsorships and charitable giving.  Each year, Gulf Coast Bank & Trust Company hosts a fundraising event, Auctions in August, for local and national organizations, schools, churches, and community groups.  Since its inception in 2008, Auctions in August has raised almost $1.5 Million for nonprofits.

Visit GULFBANK.COM for more resources.

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Jefferson Parish Economic Development Commission (JEDCO)  

As an internationally accredited economic development organization, Jefferson Parish Economic Development Commission (JEDCO)is a leader in building a resilient, equitable, diverse, and competitive economy for Southeast Louisiana. 

JEDCO drives the retention and creation of quality jobs, entrepreneurship, innovation, and investment in Jefferson Parish by providing a mix of resources, support, and connection to partners. JEDCO also attracts new business to the community and supports existing businesses through a variety of services, including small business financing, tax incentive guidance, site selection, and Parish interface.

Visit or call 504-875-3908 to learn more.

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana is committed to our mission to improve the health and lives of Louisianians. Founded in New Orleans in 1934, we have offices in every major region of the state to serve our customers close to where they live, work, and do business. We offer a variety of health plans statewide to meet the needs of employer groups, individuals, Medicare, and Medicaid beneficiaries. We have been recognized for the past five years as an honoree of The Civic 50, named by Points of Light as one of the 50 most community-minded companies in the United States. Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana is an independent licensee of the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association. We invite all Louisianians to visit our website at or talk to us on social media.

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Woodward Design+Build

Celebrating 100 years of building history, Woodward Design+Build has a construction portfolio that has shaped much of the New Orleans skyline. Operating from their New Orleans headquarters and additional offices in Covington, LA, and Mobile, AL, they specialize in delivering turn-key commercial construction services.

Woodward provides innovative, budget-conscious design and construction to commercial industries such as healthcare, education, hospitality, distribution, manufacturing, and multi-family residential. Woodward takes pride in its sustainability efforts, technology, diversity, and lean construction practices.

From its humble beginnings as a 3-person shop to now providing jobs to over 180 employees, Woodward continues building impact in our region. Their dynamic team of construction professionals provides business owners with everything from architectural and engineering services to construction management and development support. Additionally, the firm adds value to its customer’s projects using its self-performing divisions of structural steel and custom millwork.

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Jessica LeBlanc and her husband, Greg LeBlanc, own CPA Realty, LLC, a small boutique Real Estate Brokerage helping a variety of clients pursue their interests in real estate and/or expand their real estate portfolio, whether it is involving a commercial, residential, or investment property.

The CPA Realty team also includes several other valuable team members.  Jessica’s son, Trey LeBlanc, handles marketing, and is currently pursuing an accounting degree at LSU.  Colby Wenck is a Realtor® , and an attorney / owner of The Wenck Firm.  Wesley M. Franatovich is a Realtor®, and holds an Anthropology degree from LSU. Megan Bardales is the executive office assistant and has a business management degree.

In addition to CPA Realty, Jessica also owns a CPA consulting firm called Jessica D. LeBlanc, CPA, LLC, which is a small boutique firm helping various clients with their outsourced accounting and forensic accounting needs.

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Hannis T. Bourgeois LLP

For a century, Hannis T. Bourgeois LLP (HTB) has served the people of Louisiana offering personalized accounting, tax, assurance, and consulting services from Baton Rouge to New Orleans, Hammond to Alexandria. Hannis T. Bourgeois strives to offer services beyond simple reports and filings to create long-term relationships built on trust, shared education, and mutual benefit with a personalized approach rarely found in large regional or national accounting firms. With specialized experience in over a dozen industries, including auto dealerships, construction, financial institutions and banks, food & beverage, and government, Hannis T. Bourgeois has the bedrock of experience to provide learned perspectives and maximize growth in an ever-changing economic landscape.

From small businesses to regional leaders of industry, Hannis T. Bourgeois has the expertise to help guide your business into a brighter and more profitable future. To learn more, please visit


Northwestern Mutual

Northwestern Mutual – New Orleans prides itself on its personalized approach to financial planning, tailored to help clients achieve their goals effectively. Our shift towards a more client-centric model emphasizes potential outcomes over products, ensuring that our clients receive tailored solutions aligned with their unique objectives. This approach benefits not only our clients but also our advisors and our company as a whole, fostering stronger relationships and better outcomes. It sets us apart in the industry as a holistic financial company, with a focus on optimizing client outcomes through a combination of complementary insurance and investment solutions. Whether you’re seeking trusted financial guidance or considering a career in financial advising, reach out to learn more at

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