The Downtown Development District of New Orleans (DDD) created the Downtown Awards as an annual program to recognize the accomplishments of Downtown NOLA property owners, businesses, residents, workers and organizations. The award ceremony took place yesterday at the Sugar Mill.
The awards covered projects and activities in the area bounded by the Pontchartrain Expressway, Claiborne Avenue, Iberville Street and the river. There were 19 categories and awards received at yesterday’s event, including three awards given to two people and one organization frequently mentioned in Silicon Bayou News:
Downtown iMinder of the Year: Nic Perkin. Nic is the co-founder & President of The Receivables Exchange, a company that helps businesses quickly turn receivables into cash.
A full list of the Downtown NOLA Awards is available here. Congratulations to all!