Upcoming BIG Luncheons
Robert Scott, PAR
Monday, October 8
Dr. Stephen Hulbert, NSU
Members are provided one free lunch each month! If you cannot attend a meeting, don't let your perk go to waste -- send someone in your place!!
Board of Directors
Francis Richard, John Deere
Jimmy Ledet, TBS
Dr. Ricky Melancon,
Houma Spine and Rehabilitation
Terry Albert, Coastal Commerce Bank
Chett Chiasson, GLPC
Dwayne Bourgeois, North Lafourche Levee District
NSU Athletic Dept.
Steve Gaubert, Thibodaux Regional Medical Center
Duplantis Design Group
Restore or Retreat
|"Trouble in Paradise: LA's Fiscal Challenges" will be Topic of |
September 10 Luncheon Presentation
| University lay-offs. Hospital closures. State program cuts. The impacts of Louisiana's budget crisis is being felt throughout the Bayou Region and the state. Is there a way out of this hole that can also preserve our critical education and health care institutions and promote economic growth? |
BIG is pleased to welcome Robert T. Scott, President of the Public Affairs Research Council (PAR) as our September 10 luncheon speaker discussing "Trouble in Paradise: Louisiana's Fiscal Challenges." PAR is an independent voice offering solutions to crucial issues in Louisiana through accurate, objective research and focusing public attention on those solutions.
The monthly luncheon begins at Noon on Monday, September 10 at the Bayou Country Club in Thibodaux. We hope to see you and your guests there! ___________________________________________________
5 pm on Thursday, September 6
Bring a Guest to Lunch with You or Send Someone in Your Place if You are Unable to Attend!
Lunch is free for BIG members. There is a $20 fee for reserved guests; $25 for walk-ins. Since BIG is required to pay for total number of reservations, all reserved guests will be billed for payment regardless of attendance.
|Welcome New BIG Members in 2012!|
|The following individuals became members of BIG during the first half of this year. We extend a BIG welcome to them and thank all of our members for their continued support!
Claudette Pitre, A Chateau on the Bayou
Craig Bland, B Squared Services
John Toups, JW Toups, Inc.
State Senator Brett Allain
Diane Authement & Ed Diaz, Southland Dodge
Paul Babin, Bayou Supply & Safety
Kevin Belanger, South Central Planning & Development
Lance Bonandona, Associated Design Group
Andree Cortez, Dennis Hymel & Paula Rome,
T. Baker Smith
William Gil, William Gil Films
Ryan Perque, City of Thibodaux
If you know of a friend or business associate who may be interested in joining BIG, please contact Jennifer Armand at 985-580-3901 or firstname.lastname@example.org.