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.

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.

NOEW 2015 was record breaking.

A 103% increase in attendance solidifies NOEW's position on NOLA’s annual cultural calendar.

Learn more about the event’s impact here.

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Driving an Entrepreneurial Movement


Tracking the entrepreneurial activity in New Orleans

The Wildlife Reserve wins The Women in Business Challenge at New Orleans Entrepreneur Week

The fourth day of New Orleans Entrepreneur Week was jam packed with action from Pitch Local including the Women in Business Challenge presented by the Urban League of Greater New…


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