VOL. 115 | NO. 199 | Wednesday, November 21, 2001
Verizon Wireless will opened a new retail store in Bartlett Nov
Verizon Wireless opened a new retail store in Bartlett Nov. 9. The
3,000-square-foot store is at 8350 U.S. Highway 64, Suite 101. As part of the
storewide celebration, Verizon donated $500 to Victims To Victory in support of
the annual Community Candlelight Memorial Service from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Dec. 17
at Abundant Grace Fellowship, 843 Raines Road. Verizon supports domestic
violence awareness initiatives across the nation.
Lee Hecht Harrison, an outplacement and career development
provider, opened an office in Memphis on the 28th floor of 5100 Poplar Ave., to
serve companies in Memphis and the surrounding areas. The firm also has an
office in Nashville, Tenn., which it established in 1995. Lee Hecht Harrison,
opened in 1974, specializes in outplacement, leadership development and
executive coaching. It is a division of employment service company Adecco S.A.,
with more than 5,000 offices in 58 countries.
NewsChannel 3 released Waterfowl in the Mid-South Volume 1, the
first in a series of videotapes of waterfowl hunts from the stations
Mid-South Outdoors program. In addition to duck hunting, the tape features
calling tips from duck calling champion Jim Ronquest, suggestions on how to
make a hunt more productive and safety information from certified hunting
safety instructor Craig Chapman. The video costs $9.95 and is available at
Tommy Bronsons Sporting Goods and Travis Boating Center in Memphis and Macks
Prairie Wings in Stuttgart, Ark., Mid-South Outdoors airs at 6:30 p.m.
The Memphis Area High Technology Council is presenting Crisis
Communication from 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Tuesday at Crew Training International,
9198 Crestwyn Hills Drive. The seminar will provide the basics on how to
prepare for and react to a physical, political or legal crisis from the
perspective of those speaking to the media. The seminar is presented by Randy
Baker, an attorney turned public relations practitioner and partner of
marketing firm, Thompson & Co. For more information, visit www.memphistech.com.
BellSouth presents its Business Continuity: E Business Series from
3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Nov. 29 at Crew Training International, Training Room 1, 9198
Crestwyn Hills Drive. The final presentation of the series is about e-business
security. For more information, visit www.memphistech.com.