VOL. 127 | NO. 92 | Thursday, May 10, 2012
The Greater Memphis Chamber: International Business Council will hold a seminar on business in the Philippines Thursday, May 10, at 8:30 a.m. at Hilton Memphis, 939 Ridge Lake Blvd. Cost is free. The IBC will also hold a luncheon at noon at the Hilton. Cost is $25, or $15 for attendees of the breakfast seminar. Call Brenda Montgomery at 543-3541.
HRO Partners and Lipscomb Pitts Insurance will host a human resources lunch seminar Thursday, May 10, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Lipscomb Pitts, 2670 Union Ave. Extended. Cost is free. R.S.V.P. to Angela Harrington at email@example.com or 737-0123.
The U.S. Department of Labor Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs, Memphis Area Office will hold a seminar titled “Increasing Employment Opportunities for Veterans and Individuals With Disabilities” Thursday, May 10, from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at the Naval Support Activity Mid-South Conference Center, 5700 Attu Drive. Cost is free; registration is required. Contact C.L. “Tim” Williams at firstname.lastname@example.org or 544-3469.
The Memphis Chapter of Executive Women International will host a fashion show and silent auction Thursday, May 10, at 5:30 p.m. at Al Chymia Shrine Center, 5770 Shelby Oaks Drive. Tickets are $50 per person. Contact Jan Bratton at email@example.com or 399-5001.
The Children’s Museum of Memphis will host the second annual “Flashback: For the Young at Heart” fundraiser Thursday, May 10, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the museum, 2525 Central Ave. Cost is $40. Visit cmom.com or call 458-2678, ext. 234.
The University of Memphis Alumni Association University College Chapter will present its outstanding alumni and service awards Thursday, May 10, at 6:30 p.m. in the university’s Fogelman Executive Center, 330 Innovation Drive. Tickets are $30. Contact Connie Thiemonge at firstname.lastname@example.org or 678-1333.
The Memphis Investors Group will meet Thursday, May 10, at 7 p.m. at Hilton Memphis, 939 Ridge Lake Blvd. Chris McClatchey will speak. Early-bird sessions begin at 6 p.m. Cost is free for members and first-time visitors; others pay $20. Visit memphisinvestorsgroup.com or call 414-2729.
The Lipscomb Pitts Breakfast Club will host a reception with Daymond John, founder of FUBU and one of the “sharks” on the TV show “Shark Tank,” Wednesday, May 16, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Littler Mendelson PC, 3725 Champion Hills Drive, suite 3000. The topic is “Lessons From the Shark Tank: Entrepreneurialism, Branding and Diversity.” R.S.V.P. to Jeremy Park at email@example.com or 321-1020 by Friday, May 11.