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Forty Under 40

2019 Forty Under 40

Business Report's 2019 Forty Under 40 honors the Capital Region’s brightest young leaders, innovators and business professionals.
Best Places to Work

The Best Places to Work in Baton Rouge in 2019

The 50 companies on this year’s Best Places to Work list demonstrate what it means to care about employees, serving as a model for other businesses.
Gresham Smith

Gresham Smith: Engineering a successful workplace

A ‘relaxed’ environment where employees work and play hard is a key to the success of Gresham Smith, the 2019 large companies Best Places to Work in Baton Rouge winner.
Wymar Federal Credit Union 2019 BPTW

Wymar Federal Credit Union: ‘Any excuse to have fun’

Focusing on one client enables Wymar Federal Credit Union—the 2019 small/medium-sized companies Best Places to Work in Baton Rouge winner—to create a more rewarding experience for its customers and employees.
Women in Business

2019 Influential Women in Business

Somehow, they make it all look so easy. The high-pressure careers. The growing families. The service on local boards and volunteer efforts at area...
Women in Business Stephanie Cargile

2019 WIB: Stephanie Cargile

Profession: Public and government affairs manager, ExxonMobil Baton Rouge Hometown: Baton Rouge Age: 48 Family: Married to husband, John, with three children: Josh, Caroline and Patrick Years with company: 18 As...
Women in Business Jennifer Eplett Reilly

2019 WIB: Jennifer Eplett Reilly

Profession: Trustee and co-founder, City Year Inc./founding chair, New Schools for Baton Rouge Hometown: Boston, Massachusetts Age: 55 Family: Married to husband, Sean Reilly,  for 30 years,...
Dima Ghawi, Women in Business

2019 WIB: Dima Ghawi

Profession: Leadership keynote speaker & executive coach, Dima Ghawi LLC Hometown: Born in Turkey, raised in Jordan, and a proud Louisianan for the past 6...

2019 WIB: Camille Manning-Broome

Profession: President and CEO, Center for Planning Excellence Hometown: Baton Rouge Age: 41 Family: Married to husband, Devin Broome, with two sons: Isaac (7) and Emerson (5) Years with...
Robyn Merrick Influential Women in Business

2019 WIB: Robyn Merrick

Profession: Vice president for external affairs, Southern University and A&M College Hometown: Baton Rouge Age: 50 Family: Single, but a villager for many young people (as in “it...