About Us

The Livingston Business Journal is published monthly by Inspired Media LLC in Denham Springs, Louisiana, and presents business and community news and feature stories about the area. The Livingston Business Journal is distributed free at newsstands throughout Livingston Parish (click here to see pickup locations).


Margot May and Helen Turner,
owners of Inspired Media

The Journal was first published by Arceneaux Communications in 2006. Inspired Media acquired the Journal in May 2014.

Margot May helped conceive the idea for the Livingston Business Journal and has served as its graphic designer, marketing and sales director, and public relations representative. She currently serves as associate publisher and artistic director.

Helen Turner joined the team as a freelance writer in November 2006, four months after the inaugural issue of the Livingston Business Journal, and was named editor and principal writer in May 2007. Turner is currently associate publisher and managing editor.

Inspired Media also publishes The Business Journal–Zachary/Pointe Coupee and other specialty publications such as Chamber directories. The Business Journal-Zachary/Pointe Coupee covers the Zachary and Point Coupee Parish areas.

The Livingston Business Journal was named the 2009 Outstanding Small Business of the Year in Livingston Parish by the Chamber. May is a past president of the Chamber and serves on the board of directors. May and Turner have both been honored with service awards by the Chamber and other civic organizations.


Annie Fugler, Writer

Kellee Hennessy Dickerson, Writer

Brooke Johnson, Sales Representative & Graphic Design

Suzonne Bernard/SMB Graphics, Graphic Design

Teresa Steele, Business Manager

Tish Pierce/Pierce Creative Marketing Service, webmaster

Ed May & Linda May, Distribution