John Elstrott http://wwno.org en Out To Lunch: NOLA On A (Whole Wheat) Roll http://wwno.org/post/out-lunch-nola-whole-wheat-roll <p></p><p class="p1">Whole Foods Market was born in New Orleans. We're staying ahead of the&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">curve.</span></p> Mon, 29 Jul 2013 18:00:00 +0000 Peter Ricchiuti 40572 at http://wwno.org NOLA Baby: Whole Foods & GNO, Inc. http://wwno.org/post/nola-baby-whole-foods-gno-inc <p></p><p>Whole Foods Market was born in New Orleans and the big boss is still here.</p><p>Chairman of the Board of Whole Foods Market, John Elstrott, tells the fascinating tale of the birth of the nationwide health food giant and the equally fascinating tale of what's ahead. Joining John for lunch is&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">Michael Hecht</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, the CEO of </span>GNO<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Inc. and one of the principal architects of New Orleans' sensational business resurgence. This is an all-star show!</span></p> Mon, 13 May 2013 23:30:43 +0000 Peter Ricchiuti 35293 at http://wwno.org