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 Express Network will hold its monthly networking luncheon from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 11, at Ralph Brennan’s Heritage Grill, 111 Veterans Blvd., Metairie.

Christine Briede, founder and chief marketing officer of BBDM Marketing, will present a program titled “Brand Building: Instilling Trust & Creating Loyalty.” Briede is a branding expert who works with local restaurants, nonprofits and small businesses. She will discuss using emerging technologies and traditional marketing avenues