Baton Rouge Press Club

Created in 1969, the Press Club of Baton Rouge promotes the news profession and provides opportunities for members of the press to communicate with each other, their sources and the general public.

BRAC CEO Knapp to speak at Press Club on Jan. 22

Adam Knapp, president and CEO of the Baton Rouge Area Chamber, will be the guest speaker at the Press Club of Baton Rouge on Monday, Jan. 22. He will give a year-end review of BRAC’s work in 2017 and forecast priorities for 2018. He will release BRAC’s 2018 annual strategic plan and bring copies for […]

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The Press Club meets at noon on Mondays at the Belle of Baton Rouge in the East and West Baton Rouge Room. Lunch is served at 11:30 a.m., the speaker goes on at 12:15 p.m. Lunch is $13 for members and $17 for nonmembers. The meeting adjourns at 1 p.m.

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On Jan. 29, we will hear from the new director at the Pennington Biomedical Research Center, Dr. John Kirwan. Jumping ahead to Feb. 19, the speaker is Rep. Ralph Abraham, who represents Louisiana’s 5th congressional district, and to April 2, the speaker will be U.S. Sen. John Kennedy

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