VOL. 115 | NO. 92 | Monday, May 14, 2001
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Calendar of events: May 14-May 20
The International Association for Administrative Professionals will have its monthly meeting at 6 p.m. at the Holiday Inn-Memphis East. Anne Jones of Dress for Success, Memphis Chapter, will make a presentation. Election of officers is on the agenda. The cost is $16 per person. Reservations are required. Call Kay Cullen, 683-2220, Ext. 632.
The National Association of Women in Construction will meet at 6:30 p.m. at Andertons restaurant, 1901 Madison Ave. Dinner is $15. For reservations, contact Beverly Wade, 683-8310.
Memphis Investors Group hosts its monthly meeting from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Fred Elam Mortgage and Realty, 6099 Mount Moriah, Suite 24. MIG is an independent group of businesspeople involved in some aspect of real estate as an investment or personal business, primarily focused but not limited to the Memphis metropolitan area. Newcomers and guests may attend the first meeting free of charge and without obligation. Thereafter, membership is required. For more info, see www.MemphisInvestors.com.
The Building Owners and Managers Association, Memphis lunch meeting begins at noon at Chickasaw Country Club. Dick Hackett, president and chief executive officer of Wonders: The Memphis International Culture Series, will present the program. The cost is $20, payable at the door.
The Institute of Real Estate Management, Chapter 20, will have a luncheon meeting at noon at the East Memphis Hilton, 5069 Sanderlin Ave. Carter Gray will speak about the "Update on Transportation Improvement Plan Three-Year Plan." Call 377-5736, for more information.
The Memphis Bar Association will show the annual spring "Employee Benefits Law and Practice Update" by tape delay at noon at the MBA, One Commerce Square, Suite 1050.
The Memphis Bar Association hosts a seminar on the new Article 9 from 1:30 p.m. to 4:45 p.m. in the MBA Conference Center, One Commerce Square, Suite 1050. Speakers are LeeAnne Cox of Burch, Porter & Johnson PLLC, U.S. Trustee Ellen Vergos and University of Memphis professor Paulette Delk.
The Council of Logistics Management will host "Leading Edge Logistics" from 8:30 a.m. to 3:15 p.m. at the University of Memphis Fogelman Executive Center. Keynote speaker is Dick Metzler, chief executive officer of APL Logistics. The fee for the seminar is $125. Call Dr. Carol Bienstock, 678-3018, for information.
The Service Corps of Retired Executives will offer a seminar from 7:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Racquet Club, 5111 Sanderlin Ave., designed to help attendees operate a successful and profitable business. Speakers include Dr. Ben Doddridge of The Horizon Group, attorney Buddy Bernstein, certified public accountant Mickey Ison, Susan Smith of BankTennessee and certified insurance counselor Tommy Thomas. The cost is $70, which includes breakfast, materials and lunch. Payment should be sent to SCORE, 86 Pigeon Road, Memphis, Tenn., 38117.
Holiday Inn Select, 2240 Democrat Road, is host to a one-day visual communication workshop. "How to Design Eye-Catching Brochures, Newsletters, Ads, Reports" is designed to allow those in desktop publishing to understand and practice the fundamentals of effective graphic design. The course cost is $179. To register, call (800) 334-6780 or visit www.etrain.com.