Dec 302019

State Rep. Royce Duplessis (front, holding certificate) and others present Levelset with two resolutions from the House of Representatives and Governor’s Office in honor of its work to support the New Orleans tech industry. (via Business Wire)

by Christian Willbern, Uptown Messenger

Levelset, based in the Lower Garden District, is an example of the fast-growing tech industry in New Orleans.

Since 2006, New Orleans has seen “more than 45 high-tech startup or subsidiaries,” which resulted in “the creation of more than 20,000 jobs,” according to U.S. News.

Levelset provides a cloud-based payment and management platform for the construction industry, in an effort to cut through the slow pay cycles, burdensome paperwork and costly disputes in a what has been a relatively low-tech industry. Continue reading »