Member Spotlight

Bobby Ramsey, Ramsey’s Jewelers

Jason Hernandez, Crescent Title

Thanks to member George Messina for catering this week’s networking event at Rooftop on Basin.

Long time GNOEA member, Bobby Ramsey, Ramsey’s Jewelers and new member Jason Hernandez, Crescent Title, shared the spotlight while telling GNOEA members their company’s story.

Started in 1958 with his grandfather, a jewelry craftsman, Bobby, is the third generation of this family business and Vice President, Diamontologist. Ramsey’s single focus is exclusively in natural and lab created diamonds. Ramsey’s also provides appraisals services, repairs, done in house, and laser engraving. Learn more about Ramsey’s.

More on Bobby Ramsey

Jason Hernandez is a Real Estate Attorney for Crescent Title, a twenty year real estate title company, with offices in Metropolitan New Orleans and servicing all parishes in Louisiana. Residential and real estate closings are handled by an attorney in each office. Other transactions include land use law, zoning variance, title examines and researching the chain of title. Learn more about Crescent Title. 

Jason Hernandez bio


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Thank You & Announcements

Re-qualification forms/feedback due by October 15th.

Guest Kevin Hebert, St. Charles Printing attended this meeting making it his third time.

Brien Lundin, Jefferson Financial, Inc. invited all to his upcoming conference and offered complimentary registration. Details were emailed to members.

Bobby Ramsey, Ramsey’s Jewelers, referenced Lonnie Smith’s email with regard to the fortified roof program offering $10,000 grant money to those with Citizen’s Insurance.

Paul Cosma, Uptown Auto Specialist, congratulated Kevin Pedeaux’s St. Roch Market. Kevin announced that new vendors will join in next week.

Alison Barrios, Barrios Real Estate, announced the Blues, Brews and BBQ Festival at Docville Farm will be held October 7th from 12:00 – 5:00 p.m. Proceeds will go to the Community Center of St. Bernard. Learn More.  The Sugar Festival will take place on October 14th in Arabi. Learn more.

David Raymond, Clean Fleet, announced Clean Fleet’s Boo-levard of Dreams fundraiser to help a deserving family. The event will be held on October 26th and the vehicle giveaway will be held on December 22nd. Details will be emailed to GNOEA members. Click here for the announcement

Upcoming Meeting Schedule

  • October 10th  & 17th – No Meeting
  • October 24th – TBA
  • October 31st – Julie Achee, Disabilities in the Workplace
  • November 14th – Larry Collins, Executive Director International Commerce – Louisiana Economic Development

Check website for updates and bulletins that include upcoming events. Meeting events are on the calendar. Speaker suggestions: contact Program Chairman, Chad Perrier