VOL. 122 | NO. 17 | Tuesday, January 30, 2007
The Memphis Advertising Federation holds its annual Silver Medal Award luncheon Thursday at 11:30 a.m. at the Holiday Inn-University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Cost is $25 for non-members and $10 for students. Call 327-4501 for more information.
The Salvation Army's Women's Auxiliary hosts a night with three-time NASCAR Winston Cup Series Champion Darrell Waltrip Thursday at 6:30 p.m. at the Holiday Inn-University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Regular admission is $40 and regular admission plus a VIP meet-and-greet with Waltrip is $100. Call 260-9112 for more information.
The Memphis chapter of the National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO) meets Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at Parmasters Memphis, 888 S. White Station Road. Anita Black, CEO and founder of MO's Music and Art Café, is the guest speaker. She will discuss "Growing Your Business." Leslie Shankman Cohen also will discuss "Feng Shui for the Office." Admission is free for members and $45 for non-members. Call 844-3738 or visit www.nawbomemphis.org to register.
The Center for Southern Folklore Store hosts the Daddy Mack Blues Band Friday at 7 p.m. at 123 S. Main St. at the Peabody trolley stop. The band will play songs from their latest album, "Bluestones," including "Plain Man," "Saving My Love" and a rocking version of Sam Cooke's "That's Where It's At." Admission is $5. Call 525-3655 for more information.
The Mid-South Pro chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ) meets Feb. 8 at 11:30 a.m. at the Community Foundation of Greater Memphis, 1900 Union Ave. A panel discussion on how journalists and public relations professionals can get along better is on tap. Panelists will include the PRSA Communicator of the Year and special agent for the FBI Memphis Division My Harrison along with representatives from The Commercial Appeal, News Channel 3, Mayor Willie Herenton's office, the Regional Chamber and Thompson & Co. Marketing Communications. Contact Rosalind Guy at 528-8622 or email@example.com for reservations.
Shep Tate was misidentified in Thursday's Law Focus. S. Shepherd Tate Sr. is a member at Martin, Tate, Morrow & Marston PC and has been tapped as a local speaker during the 2007 Leadership Law program. His son, Shepherd D. Tate, is a senior partner at Tate Lazarini Brady & Guerra PLC. The Daily News regrets the error.