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

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

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

Brand Building Workshop Featured in the Advocate

The program for our September luncheon is getting some great attention around the city. Read an excerpt of the Advocate article below or click here to read the whole story. The American Business Women’s Association Crescent City Connections… 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