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StayLocal has been
pivotal in advancing
an increasingly
locally-oriented
New Orleans economy.

Eric Van Hoven, Gulf Coast Bank & Trust

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As a locally-owned
office supply &
printing company,
StayLocal has been
critical in helping to
set ourselves apart
from the Big Boxes.

Katie Ives, IVES Office Supplies & Printing

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Our StayLocal
membership has
been one of the best
purchases we made
for our growing
company.

Flynn Zaiger, Online Optimism
Stay Local is the Greater New Orleans Independent Business Alliance. Our purpose is to ensure the well-being of our locally-owned, independent member businesses by connecting them with customers, resources, and each other. Think of us as your reliable ally, committed to helping you succeed.

Membership is just $100/yr or $10 /mo. All locally-owned, independent businesses in the 5-parish Greater New Orleans area are eligible for membership. Read our 10 Reasons why Membership is a No-Brainer here. To hear more, contact Mark (Mark@StayLocal.org or 504-252-1259) to schedule a time to chat and learn more.

If you're not ready for membership? All eligible businesses can create a free, basic listing on staylocal.org.

If you're a individual or organization that is ineligible for membership but support our local economy in meaningful ways, please learn about becoming a Community Partner.
 

WHY JOIN STAYLOCAL?


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STAND OUT ON STAYLOCAL.ORG

Members receive a premium listing on staylocal.org and appear first in search results, putting your business in front of customers who care about patronizing local businesses


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MARKETING AND PROMOTION

Members are featured on our website, in our annual Guide to Being Local, neighborhood guides, and are promoted online through our extensive social media network, putting your business in front of tens of thousands of customers actively seeking local shops and service-providers.


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SPECIAL OFFERS AND DISCOUNTS

Members receive a complimentary subscription to the new monthly magazine Biz New Orleans. To reach fellow local businesses, members can offer a member-to-member discount. 


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WORKSHOPS AND EVENTS

Receive free admission to our educational and networking events, which will help you run a better business and connect with fellow entrepreneurs.


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CONNECTIONS AND RESOURCES

We distribute pertinent resources and opportunities so you’re kept in the loop, and actively provide referrals to our member businesses.


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ADVOCACY

We advocate for local businesses at all levels of government so you can mind the store while we work to ensure your interests are represented.