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.”

April Luncheon – Sandy Rosenthal of

The next American Business Women’s Association (ABWA) luncheon will feature Sandy Rosenthal, President of, an organization she founded after Hurricane Katrina. She will speak on “Becoming an Organizer in Our Own Community.” The networking luncheon will be… Read More

February Luncheon – Get off Your Attitude & Make it Happen

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

January Luncheon – Molly Kimball of Ochsner & Eat Fit NOLA

This luncheon has passed. American Business Women’s Association (ABWA) will welcome Molly Kimball, RD, CSSD, a Sports and Lifestyle Dietitian, Board Certified as a Specialist in Sports Dietetics by the American Dietetic Association. The networking luncheon will be… Read More

Holiday Luncheon – Anne Tuennerman of Tales of the Cocktail

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

November Luncheon: The New Orleans Film Industry

Members of The Louisiana Film Industry, including Carol Morton of the Mayor’s Office for Cultural Development and Carol Bidault of Women in Film and Television will participate in a panel discussion.