VOL. 113 | NO. 166 | Monday, August 30, 1999
The Memphis/Shelby County Job Service Employer Committee will meet at 7:30 a.m. at State Technical Institute. The speaker will be attorney Tim Bland of Ford and Harrison LLP. His topic will be the Americans with Disabilities Act and the Family and Medical Leave Act. For reservations, call 399-6300.
Buckeye Toastmasters will meet at 7:15 p.m. at Germantown United Methodist Church, 2331 S. Germantown Road. For more information, call Gloria Morrow at 753-8604.
The International Business Council will hold its annual Salute to Foreign Investment Luncheon at noon at the Adams Mark Hotel, 939 Ridge Lake Blvd. The guest speaker will be Bill Baxter, commissioner of Tennessee Economic and Community Development. The cost is $30 for members and $35 for non-members. For more information, call Philip Johnson at 543-3563 or Debbie Wilkins at 543-3547.
The Society of Marketing Professionals Services will meet at 11:30 a.m. at the University Club. The speaker will be John Malmo, chairman of Archer/Malmo. The cost is $20 for members and $30 for nonmembers. For reservations, call 758-0400, Ext. 107, or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
The League of Women Voters will hold a benefit reception from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Waterford Plaza. Admission is $15. For reservations, call 327-6892.
The Memphis Legal Secretaries Association will meet at 6 p.m. at Andertons restaurant, 1901 Madison Ave. The speaker will be attorney April R. Ferguson of the federal defenders office. For more information, call Sylvia Askew at 544-3895.
Dutch Treat Luncheon will meet at 12:30 p.m. at Barnhill Country Buffet, 857 S. White Station Road. The speakers include candidates for city mayor. For more information, call Charles S. Peete Jr. at 346-8800.
The Quality Center will sponsor an ISO 9000 internal auditor workshop through Sept. 14. The cost is $395. For more information,call 543-3530 or visit the organizations Web site at www.msqpc.com.
Shelby County Republican Women will meet at 11 a.m. at the Racquet Club, 5111 Sanderlin, for a luncheon and fashion show. The cost is $25. For more information, call Jean Drumwright at 756-5808.
First Tennessee will offer a free estate planning workshop titled "Thinking of Selling or Passing on the Family Business? Business Succession Planning and Investing Strategies." Sessions are offered from 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. and form 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at 4385 Poplar Ave. To register, call Jada Holder at 681-2359.
The Memphis Area Chamber of Commerce will sponsor the Memphis/Mid-South Business Quest and Speakers Forum through Sept. 16 at the Agricenter International, 7777 Walnut Grove Road. For more information, call 543-3547.
The International Association of Business Communicators will offer a seminar from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Sheraton Four Points Hotel. The featured speaker will be business writer Don Ranly. Registration is $95 per person. For more information, call Patrick Zanone at 854-2444 or visit the organizations Web site at www.iabcmemphis.com.
First Tennessee will offer a free seminar at 6 p.m. at 530 Oak Court Drive that explains handling distributions and rollovers for people changing jobs or retiring. For reservations, call 818-6229.
The Grant Center will offer a grants management workshop from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at 606 S. Mendenhall, Suite 200. The speaker will be Martha Lott, manager of the Shelby County Office of Research and Grants Management. The cost is $30 for members and $35 for non-members. For more information, call 684-6605.
The Memphis Songwriters Association will meet at 7 p.m. at the University of Memphis in Room 101 of the Harris Music Building. For more information, call 577-0906 or e-mail email@example.com.
The Quality Center will offer a workshop titled "Aligning Your Organization for Success" from 8 a.m. to noon at the Memphis Area Chamber of Commerce, 22 N. Front St. The cost is $395. For more information, call Loretta or Peggy at 543-3530 or register online at www.msqpc.com.
The Service Corps of Retired Executives will sponsor a seminar from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Hilton-East on how to start and manage a small business. The cost is $55. For more information, call 544-3588 between 9 a.m. and noon.
The National Businesswomens Leadership Association will sponsor a training conference through Sept. 24 at the Radisson, 185 Union Ave. For more information, call (800) 682-5078.
The Grant Center will offer an introductory grant writing workshop from 8:45 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Lindenwood Christian Church, 2400 union Ave. The speaker will be Jim Kovarik, author of "How to Write a Proposal." The cost is $50 for members and $55 for non-members. For more information, call 684-6605.
The Community Foundation will offer a seminar for professional advisors on optimal lifetime and estate planning strategies for charitable gifts. The speaker will be law professor Christopher Hoyt. For more information, call 728-4600.