Entrepreneur: Mary-Brennan Faucheux, owner of MJ's Cafe, first fell in love with the farm-to-table movement while backpacking through Europe.
Executive Spotlight: Dr. Barbara Griffith began her tenure as president and CEO of Woman's Hospital in Baton Rouge on Oct. 21.
Entrepreneur: Alexis and Joshua Broussard launched Baton Rouge Wood Masters in 2017, focusing on restoring residential and commercial wood products.
Executive Spotlight: Jay Johnson officially took over as chief financial officer for Lamar Advertising Company on Oct. 1, four months after being named.
'It feels like a full-circle moment.'
How this savvy businesswoman went from operating a startup in a work room in her home to anchor tenant of her own luxury development called Studio Park.
Entrepreneur: Lisa Boudreaux-Lecoq launched the The Gilded Artichocke Catering Co. by leasing a kitchen at a local country club.
Executive Spotlight: Rachel P. Cherco is one of five employees who has been with Investar Bank since its 2006 launch in Baton Rouge.
Entrepreneur: Rodney Greenup, president of Greenup Industries, started his industrial maintenance company in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina.
Executive Spotlight: Christopher D'Elia recently celebrated his 10th year as dean of LSU's College of the Coast & Environment, the longest continuous tenure of any presently serving LSU dean.