2016 Louisiana Looking Up Event on Nov. 17

November 7, 2016

BATON ROUGE – The LSU Flores MBA Alumni Association, in conjunction with the LSU E. J. Ourso College of Business, will host Louisiana Looking Up on Thursday, Nov. 17.

The annual event has been held since 2004 and celebrates entrepreneurship in Louisiana. Funds raised from the event support the education of LSU Flores MBA students.

Tim Barfield, president of CSRS Inc., will be the keynote speaker. Other speakers include:

  • Melissa Campesi, chief executive officer of LCTA Workers Compensation
  • Mo Vij, founder and CEO of General Informatics
  • Dr. Takeisha Charles Davis, president and CEO of New Orleans East Hospital
  • Byron C. Clayton, president and CEO of NexusLA

Graham Ulkins, reporter and morning show anchor with WAFB in Baton Rouge, will serve as emcee.

Registration for the event will begin at 1 p.m. and the program will start at 1:30 p.m. A reception will follow from 4:30 p.m. until 5:30 p.m. Cost of admission is $50 for general public, $25 for LSU Flores MBA Alumni Association members and $10 for LSU Flores MBA Program students. For more information about this year’s keynote speaker and panelists, visit our home page.

About the LSU Flores MBA Alumni Association
The LSU Flores MBA Alumni Association exists to mentor the LSU Flores MBA Program’s students, fund strategically imperative curricula, and connect alumni to the college and the students. Its relevancy is determined by achievement of key metrics through giving its time, talent, and treasure necessary to add value to the program and its membership.

About the LSU Flores MBA Program
The mission of the LSU Flores MBA Program is to remain competitive in the national and regional markets, while fostering learning, leadership, and networking in a global business environment. Full-time, professional, executive, and online tracks are offered and provide schedule flexibility for those wishing to pursue their MBA from a nationally recognized program. For more information, visit our home page or call 225-578-8867.

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Angela McBride
LSU E. J. Ourso College of Business