VOL. 111 | NO. 22 | Monday, February 3, 1997
The Mid-South Quality-Productivity Center will sponsor a workshop titled "How to Implement ISO 9000" from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. through Wednesday at State Technical Institute. The presenter is A. George Vrooman Jr., quality systems coordinator for Buckman Laboratories. The cost is $350 per person. To register, call Curt Ammons at 543-3528.
The Public Relations Society of America will meet at 11:45 a.m. at the Fogelman Executive Center at the University of Memphis. The speaker will be Mary Lynn Cusick, vice president and director of corporate communications for Bob Evans Farms Inc. and president- elect of PRSAs national organization. The cost is $25 for guests. For more information, call Toni Boland at 757-6393.
Dutch Treat Luncheon will meet at 12:30 p.m. at Wilson World Hotel, 2715 Cherry Road. The speaker will be City Council member John Vergos, who will discuss his Great American Music Tour proposal.
Professional Secretaries International will meet at 6 p.m. at the Memphis Marriott, 2625 Thousand Oaks Blvd. Jo Meadows, 1996 Secretary of the Year, will be the guest speaker. Meadows is a senior administrative secretary at FedEx. The cost is $13. For more information, call Candy Farrar at 396-2121.
The Human Resources Association and Industrial Personnel Council will meet jointly at 5:30 p.m. at the Racquet Club, 5111 Sanderlin. The speaker will be Carol Crawley of the Mid-South Minority Business Council. The cost is $20 for nonmembers. For reservations, call Jim Wallace at 224-8879.
Johnson & Higgins will hold a half-day seminar for human resource managers and human resource staff of large and mid-sized businesses regarding the recent Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 from 8 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. at the Ridgeway Inn, 5679 Poplar Ave. For reservations, call Kelly Mendenhall at (615)251-8226.
The University of Tennessee-Shelby County Agricultural Extension Service and Bradford & Co. Inc. will sponsor a marketing seminar from 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Shelby County Agricultural Extension Office, 5565 Shelby Oaks Drive. The speaker will be Pat McClatchy, who will present a program which deals with the uses of futures and options to West Tennessee farmers. For more information, call Jason T. Cole at 544-0243.
The Construction Specifications Institute will meet at Andertons restaurant, 1901 Madison Ave. The meeting will be a roast for the organizations past presidents. Networking begins at 5:30 p.m. The cost is $12 per person. For reservations, call Pam Davidson at 454-4671.
The National Association of Investors Corp. will offer a beginning stock selection course from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. at State Technical Institute. The cost is $20 in advance or $25 at the door. For reservations, call 763-3553.
The Commercial Investment Real Estate Institute and Memphis Area Association of Realtors will offer CI 101, "Financial Analysis for Commercial Investment Real Estate," from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. through Feb. 28 at 6393 Poplar Ave. The cost is $745 for candidates and $845 for noncandidates. For more information, contact Margaret Burrows at 685-2100.
The United Way of the Mid-South will hold its volunteer recognition and annual meeting luncheon at 11:30 a.m. at the Peabody. The cost is $20 per person. For reservations, call 272-5062 by Feb. 12.
The Memphis Bar Association will sponsor its 21st annual Bench Bar Conference through March 23 at the Hilton Hotel in Hot Springs, Ark. The conference will offer nine hours of continuing legal education credit, including one hour of ethics. Social activities include horse racing at Oaklawn, golf and tennis tournaments, and a casino night. The registration fee is $100 for attorneys licensed less than two years, $175 for attorneys licensed three to 10 years and $200 for attorneys licensed more than 10 years. For more information, call the MBA at 527-3573.