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.

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.

Great people. Big ideas.

We work with great people with big ideas who are committed to New Orleans.

Check out the different ways you can get involved during our 2015 Entrepreneur Season.

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Driving an Entrepreneurial Movement


Tracking the entrepreneurial activity in New Orleans

Wednesday Wisdom

“I think the experience of entrepreneurship is one of learning from failure, one of resilience, and one of great enthusiasm,…


Monday Motivation

What is drawing entrepreneurs to education in New Orleans? Hear it from Justin Bayer, founder of Welcome to College, an…


Friday Inspiration

How can we learn to see things differently, when we’re up against challenges? Here’s a little inspiration from Irish author, Oscar Wilde.


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