VOL. 112 | NO. 41 | Monday, March 16, 1998
The Financial Executive Institute will meet at 6:30 p.m. at the Crescent Club, 6075 Poplar Ave. Cocktails will be served at 6 p.m. The speaker will be Ken Richards, who works in management solutions and strategies for Deloitte & Touche. For more information, call 367-0888, ext. 1404.
The Society for Human Resource Management will meet at the Racquet Club, 5111 Sanderlin Ave., at 5:30 p.m. The speaker will be Ann Rhodes, executive vice president of human resources for Doubletree Hotels. Her topic will be "Promus Hotels P-Squared Model: People and Profits." The cost is $20 for nonmembers. For reservations, call Eloise McGee at 375-5540.
The National Association of 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 more information, call Margaret Valentine at 368-3753.
Consumer Credit Counseling Service will offer a free seminar on how to save for college tuition and expenses from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at 2400 Poplar Ave. For reservations, call 323-4909, ext. 1007.
The Memphis Area Chamber of Commerce will sponsor its Memphis to Nashville legislative reception from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the Crowne Plaza in Nashville. The cost is $70. For more information, call Pat Guy at 543-3527.
The Memphis Area Chamber of Commerces A.M. Club will meet from 7:15 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. at the Marriott, 2625 Thousand Oaks Blvd. The speaker will be Reggie Williams, director of community relations for the Memphis Redbirds. The cost is $10 for Chamber members and $15 for nonmembers. For more information, call 543-3518.
The National Association of Investors Corp. will hold its annual meeting at Union Planters National Bank, 6200 Poplar Ave. For more information, visit NAICs Internet site at www.better-investing.org. or call Darrin Devault at 325-5652 or Jim Ragon at 755-8516.
The American Business Womens Association, Cotton Belles chapter, will meet at the Racquet Club, 5111 Sanderlin Ave. Networking begins at 5:45 p.m., and dinner begins at 6:15 p.m. The speaker will be John Hugh Quinlan, vice president of professional services for Manpower Inc. The cost is $18.50. For more information, call Judy Linneman at 763-6307 or Kathy Byer at 763-6299.
The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People will hold is 22nd annual Freedom Fund Gala at the Peabody. A reception begins at 6 p.m., dinner begins at 7 p.m. and the program begins at 8 p.m. Admission is $100 per person. For more information, call 521-1343.
Christian Brothers Universitys Centre for Global Enterprise will offer an international executive workshop focusing on doing business in Japan and Southeast Asia. The instructor will be William H. Morris, former assistant secretary of commerce and executive-in-residence at CBU. The cost is $150 per person. For more information, call Peter Stromberg at 321-3325.
Professional Secretaries International will present its annual professional development seminar from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Fogelman Executive Center at the University of Memphis. The speaker will be psychologist and author Dr. Farris C. Jordan whose topic will be "Changing Times: Are You Up to the Challenge?" The cost for the seminar is $75. For more information, call Bonita Cummings at 396-2121, ext. 6595, Janice Toshach at 537-1366 or the PSI hot line at 762-9060.
The World Affairs Council will meet at 6:30 p.m. at the Summit Club, 5100 Poplar Ave. The speaker will be Camille Becker, whose topic will be "The European Union: Europes Response to a New Era of Global Economics and Global Politics." The cost is $26 per person. For reservations, call 678-2038.
Construction Specifications Institute will host its annual product show in the Pipkin Building at the Mid-South Fairgrounds beginning at 4:30 p.m. Admission is free to construction industry members. Preceding the show, CSI will offer one six-hour and four two-hour seminars which can be applied to state licensing and AIA membership requirements. For more information, call Gary Cofer at 922-3122.
The Quality Center will offer a ISO 9000 quality system internal auditing workshop through March 26 at State Technical Institute. The cost is $350 per person. For more information, call Loretta Dale or Peggy Griffith at 543-3530.
The International Business Council will meet at noon at the Marriott, 2625 Thousand Oaks Blvd. The speaker will be Dr. Ting Ho, chief economist for Federal Express Corp. The cost is $30 for Chamber members and $40 for nonmembers. For more information, call Phil Johnson at 543-3563, Debbie Wilkins at 543-3547 or John Threadgill at 543-3544.
Mensa will meet at the Unicorn restaurant, 6524 Quince Road, at 7 p.m. The speakers will be Susan Moskop and Jean Williamson, volunteers for the Memphis Symphony League, whose topic will be "Talking Music." For more information, call Ike Kullman at 358-8128.
The Laurelwood Business and Professional Women will meet at Davis-Kidd Booksellers, 387 Perkins Road Ext. Dinner will start 5:30 p.m., and the meeting will start at 6:30 p.m. For more information, call Jane McGoldrick at 685-0495.