VOL. 111 | NO. 129 | Monday, July 14, 1997
Professional Secretaries International will meet at 6 p.m. at the Marriott, 2625 Thousand Oaks Blvd. The program will be a presentation on the Titanic exhibit by Marjorie Gerald. The cost is $13. For more information, call Bonita Cummings at 396-2121, ext. 6595.
The Public Issues Forum will meet at the Memphis Botanic Garden Center, 750 Cherry Road, at 7:30 p.m. The topic will be "The Argument for Gun Control from Different Perspectives." Panelists include Dr. Arthur Kellerman, director of the Center for Injury Control at Emory University; Dr. Jerry Sparger, chairman of the department of criminology and criminal justice at the University of Memphis; U.S. attorney Veronica Coleman; and Sheri Lipman, vice president of the American Civil Liberties Union of Tennessee. For more information, call Tandy Gilliland at 683-2415.
The Human Resources Association will meet at 11:30 a.m. at the Racquet Club, 5111 Sanderlin. The speaker will be Robert J. Reilly, managing principal of Right Management Consultants. His topic will be professional development in human resources. The cost is $20 for nonmembers. For reservations, call Nancy Simon at 332-3322.
Women in Construction will meet from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at Andertons restaurant, 1901 Madison Ave. The cost is $15. For reservations, call Leigh Lewis at 521-9500.
The American Business Womens Association, Cotton Belles chapter, will meet at 6 p.m. at the Racquet Club, 5111 Sanderlin. The event will honor Germantown Mayor Sharon Goldsworthy. Networking begins at 6 p.m., and dinner will be served at 6:15 p.m. For reservations, call Johnnye Hogan at 754-2297.
The Mid-South Quality-Productivity Center will sponsor an ISO 9000 implementation workshop through Thursday at State Technical Institute from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day. The presenter will be A. George Vrooman Jr., quality systems coordinator for Buckman Laboratories Inc. The cost is $350 per person. To register, call 543-3530.
East Memphis Business and Professional Women will meet at the Lulu Grille, 565 Erin Drive. Networking begins at 6 p.m., and dinner begins at 6:30 p.m. Lisa Montgomery of Womens News of the Mid-South and Brenda Snider of radio station WPLX-1170 will discuss marketing to women. The cost is $15. For reservations, call Mary Baird at 767-6429 or Joy Lee at 385-7065.
The Appraisal Institute will meet at 7:45 a.m. at the Crescent Club. The speaker will be Edmund H. Armentrout, president and chief executive officer of the Center City Commission. The cost is $7 for members and $12 for guests. For reservations, call 685-2100.
The Memphis World Trade Club will meet at the Coors Belle in a joint meeting with the Traffic Club. Cocktails begin at 6 p.m. with dinner and the program following. The speaker will be John Lanigan, president, transportation sector, for Schneider National. The tariff is $15. For reservations, call Nell Baugh at 744-6937, Kim Miller at 795-7761 or Kris Olsson at 398-4757.
The Commercial Investment Real Estate Institute will offer "Market Analysis for Commercial Investment Real Estate" through Sept. 26 from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day at 6393 Poplar Ave. The cost is $745 for CCIM candidates and $845 for noncandidates. There is a $100 discount for registering before July 31. For more information, call 685-2100.