VOL. 127 | NO. 197 | Tuesday, October 9, 2012
The Memphis Center City Revenue Finance Corp. board will meet Tuesday, Oct. 9, at 9 a.m. at the board’s office, 114 N. Main St. in the Crump Building. Visit downtownmemphiscommission.com.
Greater Memphis Chamber will hold a lunch and learn on building an employee wellness program Tuesday, Oct. 9, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Baptist Hospital-Memphis Education and Conference Center, 6027 Walnut Grove Road. Cost is free for members. Contact Amanda Edmundson at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Memphis Rotary Club will meet Tuesday, Oct. 9, at noon at the University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Memphis Police Department director Toney Armstrong, will speak. Cost is $18. R.S.V.P. to Taylor Hughes at email@example.com.
The New York Stock Exchange, Accion and Yelp will host a stop of the NYSE Big StartUp “Small Business Connections: Marketing Meets Microfinancing” tour Tuesday, Oct. 9, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at EmergeMemphis, 516 Tennessee St. The workshop will provide small-business owners with social media marketing know-how and access to capital. Cost is free. Visit yelpmemphis.eventbrite.com.
Family Safety Center of Memphis and Shelby County and Sigma Nu Fraternity, Epsilon Sigma chapter will host a domestic violence awareness event Tuesday, Oct. 9, from 7 p.m. to 8:40 p.m. in the Blount Auditorium in Buckman Hall at Rhodes College, 2000 North Parkway. The event will include a screening of “Telling Amy’s Story” and a panel discussion. Visit familysafetycenter.org.
Cannon Wright Blount will present “Getting Started With QuickBooks: Learn From the Experts” Wednesday, Oct. 10, from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at its office 756 Ridge Lake Blvd., suite 100. Cost is $75. Visit cannonwrightblount.com.
Talk Shoppe will present “Is Your Business Model Hitting Your Target Market?” Wednesday, Oct. 10, from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at Better Business Bureau, 3693 Tyndale Ave. Andre Fowlkes of LaunchMemphis will speak. Cost is free. Visit talkshoppe.biz.
Turnaround Management Association West Tennessee chapter will present “It’s the Economy, Stupid … Or is It?” Wednesday, Oct. 10, at 11:30 a.m. at Whispering Woods Hotel and Conference Center, 11200 Old Goodman Road in Olive Branch. Cost is $40 for members and $50 for nonmembers. Visit tennessee.turnaround.org.
Kiwanis Club of Memphis will meet Wednesday, Oct. 10, from noon to 1 p.m. at The Peabody hotel, 149 Union Ave. Burt Waller of Christ Community Health Services will speak. Cost is $25 for nonmembers.