Business Meetings for April 21 Business Meetings for April 21 Advocate story April 27, 2013 Comments METRO LEADERS OF BATON ROUGE WHEN: Tuesday, 7 a.m.–8 a.m. WHERE: LaMadeleine French Cafe, 7615 Jefferson Highway, Baton Rouge. RESERVATIONS: Lee Prieto, (225) 448-3560, email@example.com, or Mary Lobos, (225) 268-0501, firstname.lastname@example.org. WOMEN’S ENERGY NETWORK– SE LA. CHAPTER WHEN: Thursday, 11:45 a.m. WHERE: Juban’s Restaurant, 3739 Perkins Road, Baton Rouge. SPEAKER: Chris John, president of the Louisiana Mid-Continent Oil & Gas Association, on ‘Louisiana: Fueling our Future.’ COST: $40, members; $50, non-members and walk-ins. RESERVATIONS: www.wensoutheastla.com or Valerie Mayhall at email@example.com or (225) 767-3880. AMERICAN SOCIETY FOR TRAINING AND DEVELOPMENT-BATON ROUGE CHAPTER WHEN: Thursday, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. WHERE: Ralph & Kacoo’s, 6110 Bluebonnet Blvd., Baton Rouge. SPEAKER: Désirée H. Young, founder and CEO of VentureWalk Business Partners LLC, on ‘When Networking is NOT Working: How to Build Real Connections and Responsive Networks.’ RESERVATIONS: www.br.astd.org. CREATIVE LOUISIANA WHEN: Friday, 8:30 a.m., coffee/networking; 9 a.m.-10 a.m. lecture/group discussion. WHERE: Baton Rouge Gallery, 1442 City Park Ave., Baton Rouge. SPEAKER: Jacques Rodrigue, executive director of the George Rodrigue Foundation of the Arts. COST: Free.