What exactly contributes to an A-List? Attitude, accomplishment, altruism? Well, yes; our list of influencers are rich in accolades and achievements. But what we most admire about this roster of creatives, professionals, and visionaries is their ability to advocate for a better New Orleans. With passion, imagination, and unbridled optimism, our A-Listers compel us to expand on the very things that make our city great – the preservation of our cultural history and the celebration of what makes us unique. As we reach for economic growth and community driven progress, the people of New Orleans are our greatest asset. It is with great pleasure that we introduce these uniquely talented individuals. Their diverse and dynamic personalities are nothing short of inspiring.

Describe what you love about what you do: I love being able to tap into an inner voice to create art that is both visually appealing and carri…

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 oth…

What about New Orleans inspires you? That diversity and culture exist as best friends! It is quite possibly one of the most confident cities i…

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...ser…

Describe what you love about what you do: I love incorporating hospitality, food and drinks to create joyful communities of people. As everyth…

What about New Orleans inspires you? New Orleans has a spirit unlike any I have ever been around. It's a spirit of resilience and resolve that…

Name something about New Orleans that always puts you in a good mood: Costuming. I love a good costume and I'm grateful to live in a world in …

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-…

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 …

Describe what you love about what you do: I love being part of a team of people that collectively can bring excitement to guests through hospitality.

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…

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 coa…

Describe what you love about what you do: I love supporting women and men grow their strength, gain confidence, and find their passion for a h…

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…

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 an…

Describe what you love about what you do: I love working with our team. They're collaborative, smart creatives who really drive the brand forward.

Describe what you love about what you do: My passion is putting people and ideas together. We represent a variety of clients from national com…

What about New Orleans inspires you? The creative and entrepreneurial energy in this city is what inspires me. Between the creative community …