It takes a village.

The Idea Village is a community of entrepreneurs and those who believe in them.

Meet the network we have on board to help startups through their journey.

NOEW 2015 was record breaking.

A 103% increase in attendance solidifies NOEW's position on NOLA’s annual cultural calendar.

Learn more about the event’s impact here.

The Idea Village has a mission.

We strive to identify, support, and retain entrepreneurial talent in New Orleans.

Learn more about our work building an entrepreneurial ecosystem.

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Driving an Entrepreneurial Movement


Tracking the entrepreneurial activity in New Orleans

Operation Spark and Brothers Empowered to Teach win the 4.0 Schools Education Pitch at New Orleans Entrepreneur Week

Eight companies took the stage for the 4.0 Schools Education pitch during New Orleans Entrepreneur Week. Operation Spark and Brothers Empowered to Teach won the pitch, splitting the prize of…


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