Judges announced Christie's Dreams Seafood the winner of the second annual Startup St. Bernard yesterday. Christie's Dreams Seafood took home a $110,000 prize package of cash and in-kind services designed to help propel their business to the next level.
At a live pitch event on Monday, five finalists will compete for a prize package valued at $110,000.
This month, fishermen, coastal businesses, and government contracting agencies will share their skills and first-hand experiences when the Working on the Water Summit and Expo returns to St. Bernard Parish on March 22nd at the Meraux Foundation's Docville Farm.
This weekend, J&K Pawn and Jewelry will host its grand opening featuring refreshments, giveaways and live entertainment. The new store is located at 9220 W. Judge Perez Drive, Chalmette, LA, 70043.
Organizers of Startup St. Bernard announced the five finalists who will go on to compete for a prize package valued at $110,000 at Live Public Event on March 14, 2016.
Organizers extended the entry period for the second annual Startup St. Bernard Competition by one week. The new deadline is midnight on January 24, 2016.
The entry period opened today for the second annual Startup St. Bernard Competition presented by the Meraux Foundation and the St. Bernard Economic Development Foundation.
The St. Bernard Economic Development Foundation (SBEDF) will be hosting a free workshop entitled Avoiding Traps in the Water: Navigating Laws and Regulations for Your Coastal Business. The event will take place Tuesday, November 10, 2015 from 5:00 – 7:00 PM at the Meraux Foundation’s Docville Farm (5124 E. St. Bernard Hwy, Violet, LA).
On October 20, 2015, the St. Bernard Economic Development Foundation (SBEDF) Executive Director, Andrew Jacques, provided an update to the St. Bernard Parish Council.