BGR in the News

Coalition of 21 groups calls on Convention Center to use $100 million from cash reserves to support hospitality workers

By Michael Isaac Stein

Source: The Lens

March 31, 2020

A coalition of 21 local unions, advocacy organizations and other groups are calling on the Ernest N. Morial New...

Coronavirus response to leave ‘gigantic hole’ in New Orleans economy; Cantrell weighs layoffs

By Anthony McAuley

Source: The Times-Picayune | The New Orleans Advocate

March 17, 2020

The coronavirus outbreak and the efforts to slow its spread are set to levy a massive toll on the...

New Orleans, Baton Rouge area People in Business for March 1, 2020

By Staff

Source: The Times-Picayune | The New Orleans Advocate

March 1, 2020

The Bureau of Governmental Research has elected Ludovico Feoli to chair its board of directors for 2020. He is executive director of the Center...

Convention Center proposes settlement over disputed public transit dollars

By Michael Isaac Stein

Source: The Lens

February 27, 2020

The Ernest N. Morial Convention Center has presented a proposal to Mayor LaToya Cantrell to settle a yearlong dispute with the...

People this Week: New hires, promotions, awards

By CityBusiness Staff

Source: New Orleans CityBusiness

February 27, 2020

The Bureau of Governmental Research has appointed four new members to its board of directors: Vanessa Claiborne, Jessie Haynes,...

BGR Welcomes New Members to Its Board of Directors

By Biz New Orleans Staff

Source: Biz New Orleans

February 17, 2020

NEW ORLEANS – The Bureau of Governmental Research – a private, nonprofit, independent research organization – announced the selection...

BGR President Discusses BGR and its Excellence in Government Awards in Radio Interview

By Kirby Jane Nagle

Source: United Way SELA: Live United Radio

February 2, 2020

Amy Glovinsky, BGR President & CEO, discussed the 2020 Excellence in Government Awards and shared information about BGR’s purpose...

BGR AWARDS: Feb. 14 is the deadline for nominations for the Bureau of Governmental Research’s 2020 Excellence in Government Awards

By Staff Reports

Source: The Times-Picayune | The New Orleans Advocate

January 29, 2020

BGR AWARDS: Feb. 14 is the deadline for nominations for the Bureau of Governmental Research’s 2020 Excellence in Government...

BGR Discusses Awards Program, Local Issues with Oliver Thomas on WBOK January 23, 2020

By Oliver Thomas

Source: WBOK recorded broadcast via BGR

January 23, 2020

BGR President and CEO Amy Glovinsky and Vice President & Research Director Stephen Stuart talked about the 2020 Excellence...

BGR Seeks Nominations for 2020 Excellence in Government Awards

By Biz New Orleans Staff

Source: Biz New Orleans

January 16, 2020

NEW ORLEANS – The Bureau of Governmental Research is now accepting nominations for its 2020 Excellence in Government Awards honoring...