March Luncheon – Simone Bruni “Demo Diva”

As a female owned business in the male dominated construction and demolition industry, Demo Diva Demolitions has made its mark on the New Orleans business scene. Like many others in the city, Bruni had to reinvent herself after… Read More

February Luncheon with Barbara Alleman

The ABWA Crescent City Connections Express Network welcomed many new faces at this month’s networking luncheon, held on Thursday Feb. 5th at Ralph Brennan’s Heritage Grill.  Barbara Alleman, former president of the National Association of Women in Construction, spoke to… Read More

January Luncheon – Find Your Passion, Find Your Mission

Connie Uddo is a powerful force in the New Orleans non profit scene. She helped countless NOLA residents come home after Katrina, and continues to serve us all as she replenishes the city’s trees and serves our senior… Read More

December Luncheon – First Annual Holiday Celebration

The first annual ABWA Crescent City Express Network Holiday Luncheon was a huge success. We had a fantastic turnout, and our speaker, Charlee Williamson, Executive VP of Ralph Brennan Restaurant Group, shared some astute insights on being successful in… Read More

November Luncheon – Crafting the Perfect Elevator Speech

Desiree Young of VentureWalk Business Partners gave an energetic and useful presentation on “Crafting the Perfect Elevator Speech.” Attendees identified their own “pitch persona”and learned how to best utilize it in a business setting. After Desiree’s lesson, members had the chance to share… Read More

August Luncheon – Your Image on Social Media

Formation Committee members Wendy Dolan & Lyndsey Graham, gave an informative program about how to use social media to its best advantage at our August Luncheon. A full room of attendees learned how to best utilize Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn for… Read More