Oct. 1, 2012 08:10 PM
Each fall at the Women Who Mean Business Awards luncheon, ABiz convenes hundreds of women of distinction in business, professional, education, and non-profit sectors to commemorate the successes and challenges they share. This marked the 15th year for ...
July 25, 2012 06:19 PM
UMC's newest crop of residents was honored at the New Docs on the Block party in The Fireside Room at Joey's. While completing their studies, these new physicians will be volunteering their services at the Lafayette Community Health Care Clinic, a nonprofit ...
June 28, 2012 06:00 AM
Sixth Annual Gentlemen's DinnerPhotos by Elizabeth RoseOver a hundred movers and shakers from across the State gathered at Pamplona Tapas Bar for the Sixth Annual Gentlemen's Dinner. Hosted by the gentlemen who attended, the event celebrated 200 years ...
May 30, 2012 06:00 AM
Acadiana Entrepreneur Group and the Opportunity Machine hosted the kick-off reception for the inaugural INNOV8 Lafayette at The Switch downtown. Movers and shakers gathered at the shared workspace facility to make connections and view some interactive ...
April 25, 2012 06:00 AM
The board and senior leadership of IberiaBank presided over the Nasdaq market opening March 13 in recognition of the bank's 125th anniversary. Daryl G. Byrd, the bank's president and CEO, called the event an opportune time to recognize "our founders ...
March 28, 2012 06:00 AM
Yes, Lafayette is the tastiest town in the South! Southern Living Publisher Greg Schumann and Senior Travel Editor Paula Disbrowe made it official at a festive fête held at the Acadiana Center for the Arts. The Lafayette Bayou Boys introduced our visitors ...
Feb. 29, 2012 06:00 AM
Newly minted Lafayette Parish School System Superintendent Pat Cooper received a warm Ragin' Cajun welcome recently during a reception sponsored by the Lafayette Parish Public Education Stakeholders Council. The event, held at the Acadiana Center for ...
Jan. 25, 2012 06:00 AM
Jan. 12 saw a close to Jody Nederveld's career working for the Downtown Development Authority as a manager yet not a close to her connection with downtown Lafayette. It's estimated that Nederveld managed more than 530 Downtown Alive! performances on top ...
Dec. 28, 2011 10:36 PM
City Club's beautiful Restaurant 1100 was the setting for the Pennington Quest for Wellness's sponsor and guest reception following a presentation by keynote speaker Dr. Larry Ohlhauser, author of "The Healthy CEO." Canadian native Ohlhauser gave a fascinating ...
Sept. 27, 2011 06:28 PM
A sold-out crowd attending ABiz's third annual business luncheon honoring Acadiana's Top 50 Privately Held Companies left the Cajundome Convention Center Sept. 1 with a better understanding of the state of the local economy, thanks to the keen insights ...

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While the members of this diverse group of Acadiana women can’t all say they were firsts, each of them has contributed to our community in ways too countless to capture in 500-word profiles ...