Author: RGGC

Announcing the 2020 Best Places to Work New Orleans CityBusiness has selected the honorees for its 18th annual Best Places to Work.To participate in Best Places to Work, companies must submit extensive nomination forms disclosing workforce data such as salaries, benefits, retention levels and employee advancement. The next part of the process involves an anonymous survey… Read More

Sonnier Joins Gootee as VP of Communications and Business Development NEW ORLEANS – Ryan Gootee General Contractors LLC announced that Kristian Sonnier will join RGGC as vice president of communications and business development. Sonnier has been a public relations professional for 25 years and is an expert in communications, marketing, media relations, media management and crisis communications. Prior to… Read More

Michael DeGruy, COO of Ryan Gootee General Contractors, Purchases a Minority Interest in the Construction Company

Michael DeGruy, chief operating officer at Ryan Gootee General Contractors LLC, has recently purchased a minority interest in the privately held Metairie-based commercial construction company. The announcement was made by Ryan Gootee, RGGC’s president and chief executive officer. As RGGC’s chief operating officer, DeGruy leads a staff of more than… Read More

Sazerac House restores a prominent corner of Canal Street and raises a toast to New Orleans’ official cocktail This story appeared in the October issue of the PRC’s Preservation in Print magazine. Interested in getting more preservation stories like this delivered to your door monthly? Become a member of the PRC for a subscription! From the outside, the new Sazerac House at the corner of Canal and Magazine streets is a 19th-century… Read More


August 16, 2019 – Three of the five honorees slated to receive Downtown NOLA Awards have been projects brought to light by Frischhertz. The Downtown Development District (DDD) sponsors the award celebration to distinguish developments that have made a significant impact on the downtown area. The Domain Group’s Maison de la… Read More

An early look at Sazerac House, interactive ode to New Orleans cocktail culture An early look at Sazerac House, interactive ode to New Orleans cocktail culture BY IAN MCNULTY | STAFF WRITER The sazerac stands tall in the pantheon of New Orleans drinks. Soon, the doors will open to a new attraction inspired by the cocktail and to the drinking culture of… Read More