VOL. 112 | NO. 64 | Monday, April 20, 1998
The Society for Human Resource Management will meet at 11:30 a.m. at the Racquet Club, 5111 Sanderlin. The speaker will be U.S. Navy Capt. Ann E. Rondeau. The cost is $25 for nonmembers. For reservations, call Eloise McGee at 375-5540.
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.
The Center City Commission will hold a Downtown development symposium and its annual meeting luncheon and awards program at the Peabody Hotel. The event begins at 7:30 a.m., the lunch and awards program is from 11:30 a.m. to 1:15 p.m., and the program ends at 4:30 p.m. For more information, call 575-0540.
Professional Secretaries International will sponsor its annual Professional Secretaries Day luncheon at noon at the Marriott. The speaker will be Mike Starnes, chairman and chief executive officer of M.S. Carriers Inc. The cost is $17.50 per person. For reservations, call Brenda Varnedoe at 820-0031.
The Centre for Global Enterprise at Christian Brothers University will sponsor a workshop for companies interested in entering international markets from 11:15 a.m. to 4 p.m. at CBU. The workshop will focus on international tax and legal issues. The instructors will be Grady M. Garrison and Oscar L. Thomas of Baker, Donelson, Bearman and Caldwell, and Dan Walker of Thompson Dunavant PLC. The cost is $150. For more information, call Peter Stromberg at 321-3325.
The League of Women Voters will meet at 7 p.m. at the Poplar-White Station Public Library, 5094 Poplar Ave. The topic is an overview of available affordable housing, and the speakers will be Benjamin Davis of the Department of Housing and Urban Development, state Sen. Roscoe Dixon and Carol Rhea of Memphis Housing Authority. For more information, call 327-6892.
The Memphis Area Chamber of Commerce will present its Business After Hours from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Lincoln on the Green, 8345 Championship Drive. The cost is $5 for Chamber members and $10 for nonmembers.
The Memphis Area Chamber of Commerce will sponsor HobnobPolitics in the Park from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Libertyland. The cost is $15. For more information, call Pat Guy at 543-3527.
The Greater Memphis Association for Quality will hold its annual awards dinner from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. at the Peabody. The cost is $40 per person. For more information, call Jim Lippy at 383-4611.
The Greater Memphis Association for Quality will sponsor its spring symposium from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at State Technical Institute. The keynote speaker will be Dr. George Labovitz, president of Organizational Dynamics Inc. and a professor at Boston University. Sessions include a chief executive officer panel discussion and speakers on topics such as performance appraisals and ISO 9000. For more information, call Jim Lippy at 383-4611.
Mensa will meet at the Unicorn restaurant, 6524 Quince, at 7 p.m. The guest speaker will be Jim Brown, director of public relations for the Botanic Garden.
The Memphis Area Chamber of Commerce will sponsor the International Business Council and Memphis in May luncheon at noon at the Botanic Garden. The speaker will be Fernando Andresen-Guimaeres, Portuguese ambassador to the United States. For more information, call Phil Johnson at 543-3563.
The Laurelwood Business and Professional Women will meet at Davis-Kidd Booksellers. Dinner is at 5:30 p.m., and the meeting starts at 6:30 p.m. For more information, call Jane McGoldrick at 685-0495.
Continental Traffic Service Inc. will host its second annual Memphis in May transportation symposium through May 15 at the East Memphis Hilton. The keynote speaker will be motivational speaker Jane Pierotti. To register or for more information, call Kristy Knight at (800) 440-9420.
The Quality Center will sponsor a Best Practices Tour of the Saturn plant in Middle Tennessee. The registration deadline is May 8. The cost is $275. For more information, call Loretta Dale or Peggy Griffith at 543-3530.
Memphis World Trade Club will meet at noon at the Racquet Club, 5111 Sanderlin Ave. The speaker will be Robert Milner of Wilkinson and Snowden who will provide an update on the Memphis Joint Intermodal Terminal. The cost is $16 per person. For reservations, call Nell Baugh at 744-6937.