VOL. 129 | NO. 59 | Wednesday, March 26, 2014
B.I.G. for Memphis, a business interest group that connects Memphis Police colonels and business leaders, will meet Wednesday, March 26, from 9:45 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at Phelps Security, 4932 Park Ave. Laura Vaughn, community chapter executive for the American Red Cross, will present “Creating Resiliency Through Preparedness.” Visit phelpssecurity.com.
The Memphis Challenge will kick off its Power Lunch Series, which connects young professionals with peers and industry leaders, Wednesday, March 26, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at EmergeMemphis, 516 Tennessee St. Leanne Scull, vice president, investments for Raymond James, will present “What is Your Financial Well-Being.” Tickets are $25. Visit memphischallenge.org.
Kiwanis Club of Memphis will meet Wednesday, March 26, from noon to 1 p.m. at The University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Stan Little, chairman and CEO of Southern Airways Express, will speak. Cost is $18 for nonmembers.
The Greater Memphis Chamber’s Regional Logistics Council will meet Thursday, March 27, from 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. at Hotel Memphis, 2625 Thousand Oaks Blvd. Tanisha Hall, long-range planning director for the Tennessee Department of Transportation, will present “On the Road Again,” an interactive discussion of the Tennessee transportation system. RSVP to email@example.com or 543-3532.
Sales and Marketing Society of the Mid-South will host a roundtable with Ayn Maddox, managing partner of coaching and consulting company CreativExpressions, Thursday, March 27, from 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. at Cheffie’s Cafe, 483 High Point Terrace. The topic is “How Relationships Turn a Salesperson Into a Consultant.” Cost at the door is $20. Visit sms-midsouth.org.
Baker Donelson law firm will host an intellectual property law roundtable Thursday, March 27, from noon to 1 p.m. at the firm, 165 Madison Ave., suite 2000. The topic is “The Patent Exhaustion Doctrin and Method Patent Claims.” Lunch and the program are free. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Southwest Whitehaven Dialysis Center will hold an open house Thursday, March 27, from 4 p.m. at 4711 Neely Road. Anyone receiving dialysis treatments is encouraged to attend. The new clinic will initially be open Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Visit dsi-corp.com.
The Memphis chapter of Executive Women International will meet Thursday, March 27, at 5:30 p.m. at the National Civil Rights Museum, 450 Mulberry St. NCRM President Beverly Robertson will speak. Cost is $35. RSVP to Veda Ajamu at email@example.com or 496-6870.