VOL. 122 | NO. 3 | Thursday, January 4, 2007
The Memphis chapter of the National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO) holds a membership breakfast meeting Tuesday from 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. at Holiday Inn-University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Carolyn Hardy, president and CEO of Chism Hardy Enterprises LLC, is the guest speaker. She will discuss her career successes as the first black vice president for the Memphis Coors Brewing Co. and the future of her newly formed corporation. Admission is $15 for members and $20 for non-members. Call 844-3738 or visit www.nawbomemphis.org for reservations.
The Memphis chapter of the National Association of Women in Construction (NAWIC) meets Tuesday at 6 p.m. at Fox Ridge Pizza, 1769 N. Germantown Parkway in Cordova. In addition to the meeting and dinner, there will be a presentation called "A Lesson from Geese" about the success achieved through teamwork. Cost is $20 and includes dinner. For more information or reservations, call Jill Rayman at 662-393-9595 or Kathy Haynes at 351-3723.
National Seminars Training presents "The Nonfinancial Manager's Guide to Understanding Financial Statements" Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Memphis Marriott East, 2625 Thousand Oaks Blvd. Cost is $299. Call 800-258-7246 or visit www.nationalseminars-
training.com for more information.
The Memphis chapter of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) meets Wednesday at 11:45 a.m. at the Holiday Inn-University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. At the luncheon, the 32nd Communicator of the Year award will be presented. Admission is free for members, $25 for non-members and $15 for students. Visit www.prsamemphis.org or e-mail Jamie Coggins at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
The Mid-South Association of Contingency Planners meets Wednesday at 2 p.m. at Memphis Light, Gas & Water's Joyce M. Blackmon Training Center, 4949 Raleigh LaGrange Road. Discussion topic is "Introduction to FEMA's Incident Management System," as well as a business continuity/disaster recovery planning overview and a preview of the Center for Earthquake Research and Information (CERI). Call 729-8951 for reservations or more information.
The Society of Entrepreneurs hosts a roundtable meeting Jan. 11 at noon at EmergeMemphis, 516 Tennessee St. Discussion topic is "Five Things Every Start-Up (and Existing Business) Needs to Know." Registration is $25. Call 682-9920 or visit www.soememphis.com for more information.