• ABWA Announces Tina Meilleur for March Luncheon

    The next American Business Women’s Association (ABWA) luncheon on March 15 will  feature Tina Meilleur presenting “5 Ways to Stop Giving Away Your Power” CLICK HERE TO REGISTER Tina Meilleur is a Leadership and Business Coach, author, speaker, the… Read More

  • ABWA Announces Jessica Rareshide for February Luncheon

    The next American Business Women’s Association (ABWA) luncheon on February 15 will  feature Jessica Rareshide presenting ““Corporation of One™ – A Powerful Brand of Accountability for Optimal Success” CLICK HERE TO REGISTER Jessica Rareshide is founder and CEO… Read More

  • ABWA Happy Hour Confirmed for January 31

    Join ABWA for a Member’s Happy Hour on January 31 at Victory Bar NOLA.  The first of its kind for 2018 will begin from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm.  Come out and network with your fellow ABWA members!… Read More

  • ABWA Announces Edna G. F. Cooper for January Luncheon

    The next American Business Women’s Association (ABWA) luncheon on January 25 will  feature Edna G. F. Cooper, Senior Technical Account Manager, Microsoft Corporation, to present “How to See and Be Seen with LinkedIn” CLICK HERE TO REGISTER Edna… Read More

  • ABWA Announces Elizabeth Pearce for December Luncheon

    “A Professional Path Paved with Liquor.”

  • Scholarships Available

    The Crescent City Connections Express Network of the American Business Women’s Association (ABWA) is offering two scholarship opportunities funded through the Stephen Bufton Memorial Educational Fund. STEPHEN BUFTON MEMORIAL IMPACT SCHOLARSHIP- $1000: Each year, local chapters of ABWA… Read More

The ABWA Mission

The mission of the American Business Women’s Association is to bring together business women of diverse occupations and to provide opportunities for them to help themselves and others grow personally and professionally through leadership, education, networking support and national recognition. 


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ABWA Crescent City Connections serves all of South East Louisiana including New Orleans, Metairie, and the surrounding regions.

Member Spotlight – Lisa Winningkoff

Lisa Winningkoff is a Certified Photo Organizer and the owner of iCross+Dot Photo and Digital Organizing. Her passion is solving problems and delighting clients. By combining her extensive organizational skills with creativity and attention to detail, she gets… Read More

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Member Spotlight: Gail Varuso

Gail Varuso has been in the hospitality industry since the early l980’s when she joined the Administrative team of the Louisiana World Exposition which launched her career in hospitality. After the close of the World’s Fair, she became… Read More

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