VOL. 110 | NO. 132 | Monday, July 8, 1996
Memphis chapter of Professional Secretaries International will meet at 6 p.m. at the Memphis Marriott, 2625 Thousand Oaks Blvd. Colleen Schany, vice president of sales for Varsity Spirit Corp., will speak on "Coping with Change." For more information, call program chairman Nathalie Reynolds at 448-8034.
Direct Marketing Association of Memphis will meet at 11:45 a.m. at Folks Folly restaurant, 551 Mendenhall Road S. Barbara A. Kabakoff, vice president of development and membership for the Memphis Zoological Society, will be the speaker. The cost is $20 for guests. For reservations, call the DMA at 681-1362.
League of Women Voters of Memphis/Shelby County and the Memphis section of the National Council of Jewish Women will sponsor a forum for county general election candidates at 7 p.m. at the Jewish Community Center, 6560 Poplar Ave.
United Way of the Mid-Souths Management Assistance Program will sponsor a seminar titled "Designing Computer Systems for the Computer Novice" from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at its offices at 1407 Union Ave. Donnie Taylor, president of Taylor and Associates Consultants, will conduct the seminar. For more information, call 272-5028.
Public Relations Society of Americas Memphis chapter will meet in the Fogelman Executive Center at the University of Memphis. Thom Hunter, area manager for external affairs for Southwestern Bell Telephone in Oklahoma City, will speak at a professional development seminar from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. and at an 11:45 a.m. luncheon. During the seminar, Hunter will discuss ways to put together a crisis management plan. The cost by today for the seminar is $40 for guests and $20 for PRSA members. The luncheon costs $20 for guests and $10 for students. For reservations, call Harriet Maynard at 726-0810 by today.
American Institute of Architects will meet at 11:30 a.m. at the Pier restaurant. The program includes a presentation by the American Arbitration Association. Topics of discussion include approaches to resolving disputes in the construction industry; a comparison of various processes such as mediation, arbitration and litigation; using dispute resolution services; and the new AAA construction industry arbitration rules. The cost is $12 per person with reservations and $18 per person without reservations. For information, call 525-3818.
Dutch Treat Luncheon will be held at 12:30 p.m. at Wilson World Hotel, 2715 Cherry Road. State Rep. Roy B. Herron, D-Dresden, will be the speaker.
MidSouth Workers Compensation Association will meet at 11 a.m. at the Racquet Club. The speaker will be vocational specialist Mary Crocker, whose topic will be "Back to Work After Traumatic Brain Injury." Reservations must be faxed to Carol Robertson at 541-9215 by Thursday. The charge is $15 for members and $20 for nonmembers. For additional information, call Robertson at 541-9221.
Mid-South Quality-Productivity Center will sponsor a workshop titled "An Overview of ISO 14000" from 8:30 a.m. to noon at State Technical Institute. The presenter will be Phil Wood, compliance services manager for EnSafe. The cost is $75 per person. To register, call Scott Clugston at 575-3530.
United Way of the Mid-Souths Management Assistance Program will sponsor a professional writing seminar from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at its offices at 1407 Union Ave. The presenter will be Dr. Janet T. Cherry, director of the Institute for Executive Education at the University of Memphis. For more information, call 272-5028.