In honor of Adore's inaugural A-List issue, New Orleanians set aside their Wednesday evening routines for an energetic and uplifting celebration at our A-List Reveal Party. The April 24th soiree unveiled and toasted the twenty-five hand-selected and diverse individuals profiled in Adore for … Read more

Describe what you love about what you do: I love what I do because it allows me to create and spark change within myself, my community and others as well as connect with people on a spiritual, cosmic level. Over the years I have strived to develop a special rapport with our fans and that con… Read more

What about New Orleans inspires you? That diversity and culture exist as best friends! It is quite possibly one of the most confident cities in that it exudes authenticity and charm by being exactly who it is in its most raw form. People are friendly and accepting of anyone that comes across… Read more

Describe what you love about what you do: I love what I do because it's the coolest job in the world. I get to look fly and do poems! No...seriously, I find it rewarding because people become freer when hearing these poems and songs; they leave the shows feeling different. I love that. Read more

Describe what you love about what you do: I love incorporating hospitality, food and drinks to create joyful communities of people. As everything has moved online, we do not get together with each other nearly enough. Our spots are all based upon people’s getting together more often. It has … Read more

New Orleans is proud to call Patricia Clarkson one of our own. Not only is she one of the most gifted actresses of our time, with an accolade-filled career in film, theatre, and television, she is generously devoted to her hometown. In her acceptance speech at the Golden Globes when she won … Read more

Describe what you love about what you do: I've pursued a lot of things, but now I know my purpose was always telling stories, be it on a page or through a visual medium. With both practices, it's the connecting with people, often strangers, and the trust, physically, mentally, and emotionall… Read more

Describe what you love about what you do: I've been designing more and more custom pieces for my clients and it's my favorite part of what I do. I have a five-step design process to nurture collaboration and define what my client finds beautiful. It's gratifying to create a piece for someone… Read more

Describe what you love about what you do: I am committed to making art and the museum accessible to as broad an audience as possible. When our visitors discover the wonder of art, it is the ultimate reward. Read more

Describe what you love about what you do: I get to lead an institution that transforms lives. Loyola is the reason my own family went from coal mining to university president in two generations. Read more

Describe what you love about what you do: I love that every job and experience with my clients is different than the last. It's very rewarding to work on the most important place in most people's lives -- where they build families and create important memories. Read more

Describe what you love about what you do: At the end of the day, I get to make people happier. Our mission is to help people live healthier and happier lives because happiness is directly linked to health and wellness. The experiences that stand out are those in which I’ve gotten to interact… Read more

Describe what you love about what you do: My passion is putting people and ideas together. We represent a variety of clients from national companies to dedicated non-profit organizations. I feel like I have the most interesting job there is as through our work we not only learn about a broad… Read more

What about New Orleans inspires you? The creative and entrepreneurial energy in this city is what inspires me. Between the creative community and the entrepreneurial ecosystem here, New Orleans represents nirvana for “creators” of all kinds in a culturally rich environment. Read more