Forum 35 is #LeadingBR

On this episode of #LeadingBR, we sit down with Forum 35 for a discussion about how their organization is cultivating leadership and bettering Baton Rouge. Here’s a link to the interview: Forum 35 #LeadingBR What is Forum 35 Forum 35 is community of more than 400 young men and women fighting for progress in Baton…

MentoringBR

Can anyone be a mentor? Can the qualities of mentorship be taught? The answer to both questions is yes. This is the foundation of the idea behind MentoringBR, an initiative led by the Urban Congress on African American Males in Baton Rouge. MentoringBR consists of a network of entities dedicated to strengthening the quality of mentoring…

Doing Baton Rouge Restaurant Week Right

Dig Baton Rouge Restaurant Week Baton Rouge XI is next week and you definitely wanted todo it right! Geaux Rouge is pleased to be a community supporter and sponsor of the event. Enjoy 3-course meals at 50+ of Baton Rouge’s best restaurants for a fraction of the cost during Restaurant Week Baton Rouge, January 15-20!…

#LeadingBR

#LeadingBR Geaux Rouge is starting a new leadership initiative in Baton Rouge entitled Leading BR. We are celebrating leaders that are making a difference in our community and, through their efforts, cultivating future leaders. We will have monthly spotlights, interviews, and a leadership expo in 2018. The program will be sponsored by the Borghardt Law…

Taste of Technology: Culinary Entrepreneurs 

Geaux Rouge is proud to announce a microBREW event entitled, “A Taste of Technology Volume 1: Culinary Entrepreneurs. The event will be on Monday, November 13th at Curbside from 6PM to 10PM. The evening will showcase panel discussions and presentations on technology in the culinary world for current and potential entrepreneurs from the insight of…

It’s Time To Geaux Blue 

      Geaux Rouge is all about supporting and promoting local people. We’ve promoted artists, small businesses, and the culinary scene. Now it’s time for us to support our local law enforcement! In September, we will be promoting law enforcement by “geauxing blue.” We will be selling special “Geaux Blue” hats. A part of…

Geaux Mommy: Tiger Tasters

By Sheridan Fay ​        For quite some time now I’ve had to listen to my brother in law, and Geaux Rouge founder, Franz Broghardt brag about how he was a “super taster”. What is that? Am I that? I’m a mom and I assure you I can decipher that weird spot on my…

What is Geaux Rouge?

      I am often asked, “What exactly is Geaux Rouge?” It’s a reasonable question. Someone once described it as a cross-platform social media brand highlighting Baton Rouge’s food and culture.  That sounds cool. It’s not inaccurate but I think Geaux Rouge is something more.        Geaux Rouge is a local Baton Rouge company…

What’s Up With That Logo?

“What’s going on with the Geaux Rouge logo? Why is there The Union Jack? Shouldn’t your logo be more about Baton Rouge?” These are the most frequently asked questions about Geaux Rouge. What’s up with that logo? My answer is always the same. I point to the Baton Rouge flag and tell people that the logo…

Capital City Mac Fest Release Party

Geaux Rouge is proud to annouce that we are going be presenting the Capital City Mac Fest on Saturday, June 10 at Curbside. Tickets go on sale on April 6 and to celebrate we are having a Pre-Sale Party for the festival at Curbside on April 6 at 7 PM! We will be selling ONLY 150 tickets…

altBR Interviews Franz Borghardt of Geaux Rouge

 “Geaux Rouge is working to make Baton Rouge the epicenter of the cultural and culinary worlds. You should not have to go somewhere else to experience the amazing things we have here. Keep It Rouge!”-Franz Borghardt Geaux Rouge recently was in the studio of altBR and was featured on their weekly podcast. We were excited to share…