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About AlliedPRA New Orleans

Our Core Purpose:  “To create authentic New Orleans memories while exceeding client expectations.”

With over 80 years of combined industry experience, our people are our biggest asset. The AlliedPRA New Orleans team creates life-time memories offering our clients balanced solutions working with the most dedicated and passionate employees in the industry.  Our sophisticated and trendsetting team pushes the boundaries of innovation to deliver authentic New Orleans experiences.

As America’s most European city, New Orleans is best known as the birthplace of jazz, a culinary mecca of the world, and its Laissez Les Bon Temps Rouler attitude!  But look a little closer and you will see that New Orleans’ classical ambiance is married with contemporary touches, vibrant art, exceptional history and cultural influences spanning the globe.

AlliedPRA New Orleans is an “Award Winning DMC” located right in the heart of the Crescent City delivering custom experiences for meetings, convention, travel and incentive planners. As your single destination resource, your program is made easy with AlliedPRA New Orleans! Our knowledge of all things local allows us to offer creative options showcasing our unique culture. We are proud to assist you in hosting your next event in the one, the only, BIG EASY!

Call us: 504-586-8181
Email us: cindy.hayes@alliedpra.com
Visit us: 935 Gravier Street Suite 1920, New Orleans, LA

We can assist you in any of our destinations located on www.alliedpra.com

“I truly enjoyed getting to know and work with this team! They’re seriously one of the best DMCs I’ve ever worked with and you can tell their passionate and thrive doing this. I’m so grateful to all their hard work & dedication on this complex program, all while keeping so upbeat!”





–Creative Group

“Very easy process…Cindy and Sarah were fantastic!   Thanks for being such a great extension of our team!”






“Really fantastic experience with Katie Poche and her team. Wish I could have sent more business her way simply based on how pleasant she was to work with, and how responsive her team was to my questions.”








“I’ve never heard ‘bucket list’ mentioned by so many people. Everyone thoroughly enjoyed it.”







–Seko Logistics

“Sarah and Cindy went above and beyond with our three planning sites and onsite during the operation of the program. Lots of last minute add on items. Always said yes with a smile!!!”








“Erin, Sarah and the team in New Orleans were the best! In 20 years in this industry I have never been more impressed with a company. Allied PRA you will be my go to for every incentive trip I organize.”







–Travel Best Bets

“The dream team was superb, incredible, valuable, knowledgeable and accommodating.”





“The New Orleans team is one of Triad’s favorites. They had a true passion for showcasing the city. Great job guys!  Jeff and his team do a great job of explaining the program in detail.”







Triad Advisors

“Thanks for making it easy and fast!”








Jeff and Sarah are amazing! Jeff has a great team, they really brought their A game. Also the videos are a great selling tool!! All cities should have this.







–American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

“They had an amazing time and felt important!”







–CWT Meetings & Incentives

Their socks were knocked off! Our leaders are tenured in this line of business, and they said it was the “best event ever.”


-JPMorgan Chase

Videos the team provided about activities were very helpful. Sales team was very nice and genuinely willing to help.


-Ness Digital Technologies

Courtney Fields handled all the changes that came her way with zeal and aplomb! This program was all last minute changes and decisions up until the very end. Courtney was able to handle both the changes and the clients quite deftly. She was clear and communicative about deadlines and needs. The program came together and was a success in no small part because of her!



Katie was fabulous to work with! Very responsive and willing to work with all the changes and updates that arose.

-Wits End Productions

Industry Awards & Achievements

Accredited Destination Management Company—awarded this accreditation that is designated by the Association of Destination Management Executives International (ADMEI) based on a rigorous set of qualifications such as Client Satisfaction, Certifications, and Industry Leading Risk Management Practices.

2016 & 2017 – Inc 5000, Fastest Growing Private Companies in the U.S.

2017 – Seminole 100, Fastest-Growing Businesses in America owned by Florida State University Alumni

Charter Accredited Destination Management Company

Top 25 DMCs by Special Events Magazine

2010 ADME Achievement Award Winner, Best Innovative Event $50,000 and Under

2011 ADME Achievement Award Finalist, Best Transportation Logistics

2012 ADME Achievement Award Finalist, Best Transportation Logistics

2015 ADME Achievement Award Finalist, Best Innovative Event $500,000 and Above

AlliedPRA Awards & Achievements

2004 – 2005 Highest Overall Post Program Evaluation Performance

2004 – 2005 Highest Sales Department Post Program Evaluation Performance

2008 – 2009 Highest Overall Post Program Evaluation Performance

2008 – 2009 Highest Sales Department Post Program Evaluation Performance

2010 – 2011 Highest Overall Post Program Evaluation Performance, North America

2010 – 2011 Highest Sales Department North America Post Program Evaluation Performance

2012 – 2013 Highest Overall Post Program Evaluation Performance, North America

2012 – 2013 Highest Sales Department North America Post Program Evaluation Performance

2013 – 2014 Highest Overall Post Program Evaluation Performance, North America

Five-time winner of the AlliedPRA Annual Highest Client Satisfaction Award