A discussion of strategies for securing dedicated investment in creative industries in New Orleans will be held at 1 p.m. Monday at The Chicory, 610 S. Peters St., New Orleans.
The “Breaking Through” roundtable discussion is sponsored by the Creative Alliance of New Orleans, the Downtown Development District and the Louisiana Cultural Economy Foundation. The panel will bring together stakeholders from the arts, tourism, business, education, real estate and economic development.
The event will be part of the Creative Industries Day of New Orleans Entrepreneur Week, March 20-27, an annual business festival produced by The Idea Village. Featured entrepreneurs of Creative Industries Day include Wes Rossi and Garrett Bradley, of CineCorps; John Williamson Jr., of CAD Printing LLC; Tabitha Bethune, of The Wild Life Reserve; Tamika Jett, of Passion Dance Center; and Kristen McEntyre, of Tutti Dynamics.