VOL. 117 | NO. 121 | Monday, June 23, 2003
International Trade Centers-Tennessee Small Business Development
Centers, Memphis Regional Chamber and the University of Memph
International Trade Centers-Tennessee Small Business
Development Centers, Memphis Regional Chamber and the University of Memphis
present Sarah P.C. Wu, Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office director, at 11:30
a.m. Tuesday at the Park Vista Memphis, 939 Ridge Lake Blvd.
She will address Hong Kongs current business and investment
climate, as well as the sudden acute respiratory syndrome, or SARS, crisis.
Cost is $25. For registration information, visit
The Memphis Regional Chamber hosts a breakfast forum from
7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. Thursday at Memphis Marriott East, 2625 Thousand Oaks Blvd.
The guest speaker is Greg Bram, general director of
Premcors Memphis Refinery. Cost is $15 for members and $25 for non-members.
For information, call Tunga Lee, 543-3571.
The Memphis Area Association of Realtors holds a continuing
education seminar titled Marketing to the Melting Pot (Cultural Diversity in
the Real Estate Market) from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday in the MAAR education
center, 6393 Poplar Ave.
Instructor Brenda Russell will teach attendees how to
communicate more professionally with culturally diverse customers. Cost is $30.
The class offers three hours of continuing education credit. To register, visit
www.maarnet.org or call MAAR, 685-2100.
The Germantown Chamber of Commerce holds its monthly small office/home
office meeting from noon to 1 p.m. July 1 at First Tennessee Bank, 7640 Poplar
Attendees should pack a lunch and some business cards and
plan to network.
For information on SOHO meetings, contact Chamber
representative Debbe Holley, 755-1200.
Crye-Leike Inc. honored the following West Tennessee
employees for 20 years of service: Sue Littlejohn of the Bartlett branch; Kathy
Rothammer and Oneida Shook of the Collierville branch; Connie Robertson of the
Cordova branch; Lynn Alford of Crye-Leike Insurance on Quail Hollow; Donna
Adams and Charles Sinquefield of the Germantown-Poplar branch; and Betty Joyner
and Sue Oglesby of the Quail Hollow branch. Additionally, Carol Williams,
Barbara Huntzicker and Stanley Mills were honored for 25 years of service.