SPONSORED: The 106th First Lady’s Luncheon

The Picard Group was honored to attend the 106th First Lady’s Luncheon, honoring The First Lady of the United States, Melania Trump. Held on Tuesday, May 15, 2018 in Washington, D.C., the luncheon was hosted by The Congressional Club, a club made up of current and former spouses of Members of Congress, Supreme Court Justices, […]

SPONSORED: Acadian Companies’ 2018 Medic & EMT Of The Year

On Thursday, May 3, Acadian Companies held their annual luncheon to honor Paramedic Jerret Dunlap and EMT Taylor Walden who were selected as 2018 medics of the year for the company’s Louisiana/Mississippi service area. Over 1,000 people from Louisiana and Mississippi attended the luncheon, and The Picard Group was honored to return as a luncheon […]

SPONSORED: Congratulations!

Congratulations to LHC Group for being recognized as the 2018 Junior Achievement of Acadiana Large Company of the Year. On Tuesday, May 1, Junior Achievement of Acadiana held their 21st annual Business Hall of Fame event, honoring businesses and leaders who have made a significant impact in the community. LHC Group delivers home health, hospice, […]

SPONSORED: CABL Drafting 2019 Agenda

For more than 50 years, the Council for A Better Louisiana (CABL) has been an advocate for positive change at the state level, focusing on issues to improve the quality of life for all citizens of Louisiana. With a focus on state fiscal policies, governmental ethics, and improving education at all levels, CABL is an […]

SPONSORED: Festival International 2018 Is Here

Next week is the start of the largest international music and arts festival in the United States: Festival International. Festival International brings performers, artists, guests and visitors, from all over the world, to the Acadiana area, where they experience music, art, food and more. It is a huge economic boost for the region and provides […]

SPONSORED: Building Homes And Providing Hope

On Thursday, April 26, the annual Village of Hope Gala will to be held at Le Pavillon in Lafayette and includes a four-course meal specially prepared by Chef John Folse & Company, as well as live and silent auctions. The gala benefits Cross Catholic Outreach and the Kobonal Haiti Mission who work together to help […]

SPONSORED: Robideaux Report To Be Held On April 12

Lafayette Mayor-President Joel Robideaux’s second annual parish-wide address, the Robideaux Report, will be held on Thursday, April 12 at 6:00 p.m. at the Heymann Performing Arts Center. The community-wide event, presented by Community Foundation of Acadiana and through the generous support of businesses and individuals, is free to the public, offering the opportunity for all […]

SPONSORED: TPG Welcomes Faith Garbett

The Picard Group team continues to grow, and we’re excited to announce that Faith Garbett has come aboard as director of administration. Working out of our Lafayette office, Faith will develop and manage internal processes for multiple departments, including information technology, marketing and communications, and administration. “Managing various departments provides the opportunity to engage in […]


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SPONSORED: The Picard Group Welcomes Hunter Hall

We are proud to announce that Hunter Hall has joined the federal affairs team at The Picard Group. Hunter brings a wealth of knowledge on many issues which will be a considerable asset to our clients. Prior to The Picard Group, Hunter was appointed by President Trump as Special Assistant to the Secretary at the […]