The Pioneers Behind Eliminating Sex Trafficking Nationally and  in NoLa

The Pioneers Behind Eliminating Sex Trafficking Nationally and in NoLa

City Hall may clean up the streets for special events like the Super Bowl, but once the party is over and the city's revenues tallied, the situation reverts to its original state just like the homeless living under the expressway. We talked to advocates who dedicate their lives to eliminating sex trafficking in NoLa. Now, if only the ones in power would do the same.

Amilya Antonetti: Entrepreneur, CEO, Businesswoman and Mom Extraordinaire

Amilya Antonetti: Entrepreneur, CEO, Businesswoman and Mom Extraordinaire

Though Amiliya Antonetti never intended to become a wildly successful businesswoman and CEO, this one-time stay-at-home mom has certainly succeeded in the business world. From her start-up company Soapworks to her current position of CEO at AMA Productions, this wonder woman has always used her independent spirit and fierce determination to forge ahead in all of her pursuits. Here, Antonetti talks about the close relationship between her family and work life.

Smart, Successful Siblings Redefine the True Meaning of Being Supportive Sisters

Smart, Successful Siblings Redefine the True Meaning of Being Supportive Sisters

Lisa Tropez-Arceneaux and Janifer Tropez-Martin, who are both doctors, mothers and involved in the NoLa community, give new meaning to a support network. They are so close, that they already know what the other needs and wants without saying a word. Despite hectic schedules, their connection with each other is boundless and unbreakable. We should all be so lucky.