Arlene Culpepper is a Publicist/Writer/Entrepreneuer/Certified Paralegal/Magazine Editor and Louisiana Native. She owns MIKODreamz Ventures, LLC, which is the parent company of MIKODreamz PR and 504 Diffusion. She is also co-owner of The Heat Magazine, where she serves as Asst. Editor-In-Chief. She is heavily involved in her community, particularly in working with animal causes and youth through integration with the entertainment world. In addition, she has been a member of the NOLA Music Awards Panel since 2012, and she serves as Media Advisor for the awards as well as for the New Orleans Union of Entertainment. She is a member of the NALA and New Orleans Press Club, along with quite a few other organizations and her work is published across the web. She is a sought after speaker on music panels/conferences and she currently represents over 30 entertainment acts and businesses, several of which are very well-known nationally.