SPONSORED: Celebrating 25 Years Of Burkenroad Reports

Twenty-five years ago, Professor Peter Ricchiuti founded a unique learning opportunity for Tulane University graduate students that has not only impacted over 700 graduate students, but also opened new doors for small-cap public companies headquartered in six southern states. Burkenroad Reports began as a program aimed to bring recognition to small companies in Louisiana that […]

SPONSORED: CGI Announces Major Louisiana Expansion

During his special session speech on May 22, Gov. John Bel Edwards, along with IT company CGI executive Dave Henderson, announced that CGI will launch a significant expansion of its Lafayette IT Center of Excellence and create 400 new direct jobs. The Picard Group was on hand for the announcement which also recognized The Picard Group […]

SPONSORED: Congratulations to Bruce Greenstein and LHC Group!

Congratulations to Bruce Greenstein on this week’s announcement that he will return to Louisiana to lead innovation at LHC Group as Chief Innovation & Technology Officer.  After serving one year as U.S. Health and Human Services (HHS) Chief Technology Officer, Greenstein will transition back into the private sector to help TPG client LHC Group maximize […]

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 […]