VOL. 114 | NO. 212 | Monday, October 30, 2000
Quantum House 2000 is hosting special events this week including the Samuels Furniture & Interiors Furniture for a Lifetime
Quantum House 2000 is hosting events this week including the Samuels Furniture and Interiors "Furniture for a Lifetime" program at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday. Attendees will meet and talk with designers from Samuels and tour the Quantum House afterward. A wine and cheese reception is included in the $15 admission price. The "Planting for Spring" workshop will be 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. Quantum House landscaper Sean Greene will talk about planning the perfect landscape. The event is included in the $10 ticket price for the Quantum House tour. Call 726-6500, for more information.
The Greater Memphis Association for Quality and Hollywood Casino Resort, Tunica, Miss., are co-sponsoring a half-day workshop from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Nov. 14. The workshop includes an overview of the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award criteria for Performance Excellence. Trained Baldrige examiners will facilitate the workshop. Cost is $99 per person and includes breakfast and lunch. Registration deadline is Nov. 9. Call 678-4268, for more information.
The Memphis Public Relations Society of America will meet at 11:45 a.m. Wednesday in the Fogelman Executive Center at the University of Memphis campus. Multicultural marketing and public relations will be the subject of the session, presented by Tina Birchett, founder and producer of Grace Magazine, and producer of the annual Sisterhood Summit. Reservations are due by noon today. Contact Kim Keller, 380-0969.
The Tennessee Restaurant Association named Memphian Humphrey Estes Folk Jr. state "Restaurateur of the Year." Folk is owner of Folks Folly Prime Steak House in Memphis. The association also named Robert Anderton, of Andertons restaurant in Memphis, "Restaurateur of the Year for the Memphis/West Tennessee District."
The Mid-South Quality Productivity Center will present a seminar about ISO 9000 Documentation Nov. 8-9 at the Southwest Tennessee Community College. The workshop will include how to prepare effective quality systems documentation. Cost is $395. For more information, call 543-3530.
First Tennessee is offering a free seminar called Estate Planning 2001 Nov. 7 at First Tennessee Oak Court auditorium, 4385 Poplar Ave., next to Oak Court Mall. The one-hour seminar will be offered at 1 p.m. and 6 p.m. Call 681-2359, to reserve a space.