February Luncheon – Courtney Elmer, Success Coach & Transformational Speaker

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

January Luncheon- Julie Thomas

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

Holiday Luncheon – Peggy Scott Laborde

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

November Luncheon – Camille Whitworth

The November 17th ABWA luncheon will feature Camille Whitworth, former WDSU news anchor and local businesswoman. Before joining the ranks at WDSU in 2003, Whitworth worked for WAVE 3 in Louisville, Ky.; WNCN NBC 17 in Raleigh, N.C.;… Read More

October Luncheon – Breast Cancer Awareness

The October American Business Women’s Association (ABWA) luncheon will be held on Thursday, October 13th, 2016 from 11:00am-1:00pm at Ralph Brennan’s Heritage Grill (111 Veterans Blvd.) The featured speaker is Dr. Laura Beth Ramirez of Crescent City Physicians, Inc…. Read More

August Luncheon – Ulla Gaudin

“Don’t Believe Everything You Think: Redefining what success looks like on you!” will focus on empowering women in business to think outside the box of how they think they need to dress in order to be successful.

2nd Annual ABWA “Drive Leadership Conference”

“Forget the Golden Rule, it’s time for The Platinum Rule: Using your behavioral style to get maximum results in your business and personal life.” The 2nd Annual ABWA Leadership Conference will be held at New Orleans Motor Sports on… Read More

July Luncheon – Desiree Young

Learn what to do after you pitch, how to stop interested prospects from falling through the cracks and when to approach them again without feeling like a pest.

June Luncheon – Monica Pierre

The June American Business Women’s Association (ABWA) luncheon will feature Monica Pierre, Producer and Performer, Award – winning journalist and Motivational Speaker. She will speak on “How to Embrace Your Passion” and it will be both motivational and informative…. Read More

May Luncheon – Dr. Gerry Citanovich

The May American Business Women’s Association (ABWA) luncheon will feature Dr. Gerry Citanovich,MD, Jefferson Parish Coroner. He will speak on “The Real NCIS of Jefferson Parish and What It Means to You as a Businesswoman.”