1. #NOFW7 March 19-24: We know you’ve been saving a few pieces in your closet to stun the crowd with, well it’s time to bring them out! New Orleans Fashion Week 2017 begins today with a little retail therapy and a kick-off party in the Quarters. You have until March 24 to slay, watch, learn and connect! And just in case you need to grab a few new accessories to really set your outfit off you can use our code theblackprofessional to receive 20% off of any ticket purchase for #NOFW7. See ya on the runway (okay or maybe just nearby we’re not quite ready for our debut! #NOFW8 ?)

2.  #GLASSHOUSE DAY PARTY: Sunday March 26th,#GlassHouse Day Party returns to Peoples Health New Orleans Jazz Market. Anchored by Young Professionals, HBCU Alumni, generous mimosas, top DJs: DJ Hawaii 5ive0 and DJ Groove Kidd and an amazing brunch menu! Get your tickets here



3. Looking for great music to kick off your weekend? Don’t miss all the acts at ACE Hotel in Three Keys this Friday, March 25 from 9pm-2am. HOUxNOLA: Jack Freeman, CoolNasty Band,                                          Brandon Tarell and sounds by DJ Big Reeks



4. #CommonPraxis, Wed. March 29 The Black Professional – NOLA is partnering with DJ RQAway and #WhatIsAwayTeam for another opportunity to connect and collaborate over some good tunes and food. Join us for #CommonPraxis at 14 Parishes (1638 Clio St.) from 6-9pm. This will be our official NOBP March Meet-Up. Looking forward to seeing you all there!



5. #DoubleTreeTake, Thursday, March 30 Doubletree Hotel with 40 of our professionals around town. So we got a special in on an event and we’re excited to be able to invite our professionals along for the ride! have RQAway also spinning this evening. There’s a LOT happening so listen up…

  • 3 full bars
  • Ghost tequila margaritas and tasters
  • Lobster tacos
  • Charcuterie and cheese from St.James Cheese Co.
  • Cookie and milk shooters (Hey, there had to be a quirky dessert option, right?)
  • Wine experience – try a bunch of wine and pick which one you think pairs best with a DoubleTree cookie (Show us what ya got!)
  • String quartet, RQAway spinning on the pool deck and a live band
  • Last secret we’re giving away: Visit each floor to be eligible to win one of five prizesHalf a million HH Points
    • FREE 2night stay at ANY Hilton across the country
    • Harrah’s chips & dinner at Desi Steak House
    • Audubon scuba experience
    • DoubleTree cookies for a year (YES PLEASE!)

We’ve got space for 40 of our favorite people but you’ll need to sign up ASAP as the deal ends on Monday at 5pm! https://doubletreedoubletake.eventbrite.com   USE CODE: NOBP