CLICK HERE TO REGISTER ONLINE The ABWA August luncheon will feature Erin McQuade-Wright, Vice President of Donor Relations for the Greater New Orleans Foundation. Erin will be delivering a presentation entitled, “Benefits of Philanthropy for Your Business,” which… Read More
$49 for ABWA Members. $65 General Admission
The July 13th ABWA luncheon will feature Lynnette White-Colin, Director of Small Business Initiatives at the New Orleans Business Alliance (NOLABA). She will be delivering a presentation entitled, “The Small Business Ecosystem in New Orleans,” which will touch… Read More
The February 9th ABWA luncheon will feature Courtney Elmer, Success Coach & Transformational Speaker. Elmer will be delivering an informative entrepreneurial talk on, “The 3 Mistakes Female Business Owners Make That Sabotage Productivity and Lead to Stress, Overwhelm,… Read More
Congratulations to the winner of the President’s certificate of merit for Januray, Cindy Osmer of Whitney Bank.
The January 12th ABWA luncheon will feature Julia Thomas, Physical Therapy Director at Slidell Memorial Hospital. Thomas will be speaking about, “How Stress InYour Life Affects Your Body.” Thomas has been practicing since 1986, primarily in inpatient rehabilitation,… Read More
Our December 8th luncheon will feature Peggy Scott Laborde, senior producer for the New Orleans PBS station, WYES-TV and local historian. Since 1987, Laborde has been the senior producer for WYES-TV, where she has developed, produced, and hosted over… Read More
American Business Women’s Association (ABWA) Crescent City Connections 2016 Award Ceremony and Member Appreciation Day was help on March 10, 2016 from 11:00 -1:00 at Ralph Brennan’s Heritage Grill. LaCapitale chapter president, Yvonne Dupont, presented the awards and spoke about… Read More
ABWA president, Rachel Nunez and VP of membership, Amy Landry spoke to Monica Pierre about the organization, our upcoming “Equal Pay Day” event, awards ceremony, and the national organization. Click here to hear the interview in full.
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
American Business Women’s Association (ABWA) welcomed Ryan C. Lowe, professional motivational keynote speaker, trainer & the author of the book entitled “Get off Your Attitude” as the speaker for our February luncheon. The networking luncheon was held on… Read More
This luncheon has passed. The ABWA holiday networking luncheon will be held on December 10, 2015 from 11:00 -1:00 at Ralph Brennan’s Heritage Grill (111 Veterans Blvd.) We will welcome Ann R. Tuennerman, the founder of Tales of the… Read More
The American Business Women’s Association (ABWA) welcomed Nadine McCoy of Organized Impressions as the speaker for their next networking luncheon on Thursday, July 9th, 2015 from 11:00 -1:00 at Ralph Brennan’s Heritage Grill (111 Veterans Blvd) in New Orleans. We all… Read More
Congratulations to the newly installed Executive Board of the American Business Women’s Association Crescent City Connections Express Network. The new board was installed at the league’s June 11th luncheon by fellow member, and formation advisor Carol Newman. The 2015-2016… Read More
The American Business Women’s Association is a national professional organization that focuses on recognition, education and empowerment. ABWA provides formal continuing education opportunities and credits in business management, public speaking, and marketing to name few.
Membership in ABWA Crescent City Connections Express Network is a rewarding, and fulfilling experience. Members in good standing are allowed to vote, participate in committees, run for executive office, and get a discount on monthly luncheons. Local Dues are $35, and are payable in October.
Our monthly luncheons are held at Ralph Brennan’s Heritage Grill (111 Veterans Blvd. Metairie, LA) on the 2nd Thursday of every month from 11am to 1pm. Each month, we offer a different educational program. Registration is $28 for members and $33 for non members. Walk-ins are welcome, space permitting, for $40.