Arlene Culpepper 


Public Relations and Communications Director 

Vice-President & Asst. Editor-in-Chief of The Heat Magazine, Arlene is a Louisiana native, Certified Paralegal, Publicist, Owner of MIKODreamz PR, co-owner of 504Diffusion & Genie Marketing Services, writer, producer, certified event manager, all while serving as Public Relations and Communications Director for BAR NONE. 

Heavily involved in her community, she serves as the Media Advisor for New Orleans Union for Entertainment (NOUE), Member of the NOLA Music Awards from 2012-present & Member of the Press Club of New Orleans. Her efforts are nationally published and her PR work has been highly recognized & awarded. 

Arlene is currently working on her first novel & aspires to turn it into a film; while also writing the authorized biography of the legendary Pimp C of UGK. 

She served as publicist for the late great BTY YoungN, 0017th.

Arlene holds a Masters degree in Marketing.