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

Amy Landry – February 2015

Congratulations to this month’s winner of the President’s certificate of Merit, Amy Landry of Wiloz Consulting. Amy is a charter member of ABWA CCC, and is the head of the Newsletter Committee. We’re so grateful for her work publishing… 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

Executive Board on Retreat

The executive board decided to take a little time to get to know each other better with a fun filled night of painting, wine, and laughter. We painted a “lady in red” in honor of ABWA’s colors, black and red.  

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

Biz New Orleans Features ABWA

The city’s newest business publication, Biz New Orleans,  highlighted ABWA Crescent City Connections in a post about our 2014 Holiday Luncheon. Click here to see the story on their website. The New Orleans branch of the American Business… 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

WWNO covers ABWA Crescent City Connections

New Orleans’ NPR station, WWNO, covered the ABWA Crescent City Connections Network Charter. Read the excerpt below, or click here for the full story. New Orleans is growing its reputation as a business and technology hub, and as… Read More

ABWA in Silicon Bayou News

ABWA Crescent City Express Network was featured in Silicon Bayou News. Read an excerpt of the article below, and click here for the whole story. Back in July, the American Business Women’s Association (ABWA) hosted a kickoff meeting… Read More