August Luncheon – Dr. Laura Badeaux

The American Business Women’s Association (ABWA) will welcomeDr. Laura Badeaux as the speaker for their next networking luncheon on Thursday, August 13, 2015 from 11:00 -1:00 at Ralph Brennan’s Heritage Grill (111 Veterans Blvd) in New Orleans. Online registration is… Read More

July Luncheon – Nadine McCoy of Organized Impressions

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

2015 Leadership Conference

D.R.I.V.E Communication Workshop: You do not want to miss this opportunity to enhance your communication skills in a high energy, impactful hands-on workshop designed specifically to ensure confidence and credibility when communicating as a WOMAN in today’s business… Read More

June Luncheon – Chris Burke

Chris Burke, Regions Bank Wealth Manager, will be the speaker for the networking luncheon on Thursday, June 11, 2015.

May Luncheon – Erica Olson of Speak Simple

American’s fear public speaking above all else, even more than death itself. Despite this fear, giving effective presentations is essential to being perceived as an expert in your field. Olson explained that most of this fear is a result of a misunderstanding of what public speaking means.

April Luncheon – Brian Greffenius of Sandler Training

Brian Greffenius of Sandler Training The American Business Women’s Association (ABWA) welcomed Brian Greffenius of Sandler Training as the speaker for the April networking luncheon on April 9th 2015 from 11:00 -1:00 at Ralph Brennan’s Heritage Grill (111 Veterans Blvd) in… Read More

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