VOL. 124 | NO. 171 | Tuesday, September 1, 2009
The Memphis Rotary Club will meet today at noon at the University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Dr. James Eason, a transplant surgeon, will speak. Lunch is $18 per person and reservations are required. For reservations, e-mail Taylor Hughes at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Talk Shoppe will present “How to Buy Bank-Owned Real Estate Foreclosures” Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Better Business Bureau of the Mid-South, 3693 Tyndale Drive. For more information, call Jo Garner at 482-0354.
The Mid-South Real Estate Investors Association will hold a real estate forum Wednesday from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Germantown Athletic Club, 1801 Exeter Road. It will begin with a pre-meeting focus group at 11 a.m. Than Merrill, host of A&E’s “Flip This House” and president and founder of CT Homes LLC, will be the keynote speaker. To register, call Carol Henderson at 751-7101 or e-mail email@example.com.
The Sales & Marketing Society of the Mid-South will hold a workshop Wednesday from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at EmergeMemphis, 516 Tennessee St. Lori Turner and James Hutto will present “Harnessing the Power of Social Media to Fill Your Sales Funnel and Close Business.” Cost is $10 for members and $15 for nonmembers. Seating is limited. To register, visit www.sms-midsouth.org.
The Health, Educational and Housing Facility Board of Memphis will meet Wednesday at noon at 65 Union Ave., Suite 1120. For more information, call John L. Baker at 527-6400.
The Center City Commission Design Review Board will meet Wednesday at 5 p.m. in the CCC conference room, 114 N. Main St.
The Memphis Business Xchange will hold a networking luncheon Thursday from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Bonefish Grill, 1250 N. Germantown Parkway. Cost is $30 in advance and $35 onsite. To register, visit www.networktn.com.
Mid-South Drug Testing will hold a ribbon cutting ceremony and tour in celebration of its recent expansion Thursday from noon to 1 p.m. at 3294 Poplar Ave., Suite 250. Speakers will include Larry Godwin, director of the Memphis Police Department, and owner Kelly L. Dobbins.
TPC Southwind is now accepting entries for teams for its charity golf tournament to benefit the PGA Tour’s “Birdies for the Brave” Program Sept. 29. Birdies for the Brave, founded by professional golfer Phil Mickelson, raises money for six national charities that support U.S. soldiers who were wounded in action, and their families. Golfers can register for $250 per person or for $1,000 for a four-person team. To register, contact Dave Lieske at 259-1838 or firstname.lastname@example.org.