Sunday, April 01, 2001

Business meetings, seminars



        Hyde Park Job Search Focus Group: 9 a.m. weekly, Hyde Park Community United Methodist Church, 1345 Grace Ave. Details: 871-0320.

        Cheers Toastmasters: noon weekly, Atrium I building, 219 E. Fourth St., downtown. Details: Matt Conrad, 723-2452.

        Business Network International, Hyde Park chapter: 7:15 a.m. weekly, Echo Restaurant, 3510 Edwards Road. Details: Norm Falick, 731-1440.


        Kenwood Toastmasters: 11:45 a.m. weekly, 4680 Parkway Drive, Suite 420 (Ford Regional Offices) in Mason. Details: Kay Fittes, 561-4288.

  All announcements must be received by noon Wednesday for publication the following Sunday. Publication of meetings is based on the judgment of Enquirer editors and space limitations. Meetings and seminars must be open to interested nonmembers. Fees cannot exceed $100, and priority is given to nonprofit groups. Announcements of meetings and seminars must include time, date and location to be considered for publication. Send to Shirley Dees, The Enquirer, 312 Elm St., Cincinnati 45202.
        Business Network International, Anderson-Eastgate chapter: 7:30 a.m. weekly, Re/Max, Clough Crossings, 6892 Clough Pike. Details: Silvia Cancio, 483-5594.

        Business Network International, downtown Cincinnati chapter: 7:30 a.m. weekly, old PNC building, Fourth and Vine streets. Free. Details: Scott Holten, 721-0781.

        Business Network International, Metro chapter: 7 a.m. weekly, Echo Restaurant, 3510 Edwards Road, Hyde Park. Details: Joel Fingerman, 948-1329.

        Network Professionals Inc., Eastern Cincinnati chapter: 7:30 a.m. weekly, New England Club, 8135 Beechmont Ave. Details: Frank Agin (888) 509-5323.

        American Corporate Counsel Association, Southwest Ohio chapter: 11 a.m., Hyatt Regency Hotel, Cincinnati. “Crisis Management: Managing Your Company's Public Image.” Cost $25. Reservations: Sandi Cadwallader, 793-5441 or fax to 793-0486.


        Business Network International, West Chester chapter: 7 a.m. weekly, O'Charley's Restaurant, 7866 Tylersville Square Drive, West Chester Township. Reserva tions: Bob Bollenbacher, 759-9929.

        Business Network International, Tristate chapter: 7:15 a.m. weekly, Perkins restaurant, 2611 Alexandria Pike, Highland Heights. Details: Mark Schmerge, 241-2110.

        Business Network International, River Cities chapter: 7:30 a.m. weekly, Colonial Cottage Inn, 3140 Dixie Highway, Erlanger. Details: Bob Parsons, (859) 341-2662.

        Business Network International, Eastern Hills chapter: 7:15 a.m. weekly, National Exemplar, 6880 Wooster Pike. Free. Details: Michael Ramos, 247-9898.

        Business Network International, Western Hills chapter: 7:30 a.m. weekly, Western Sports Mall, 6441 Glenway Ave. Details: Craig Baston, 451-8898.

        Business Network International, Northwest chapter: 8 a.m. weekly, Perkins restaurant, North Bend Road at Interstate 74. Details: Sherry Cason, 389-3410.

        Business Network International, Mason chapter: 7:30 a.m., weekly, CMC Office Center, 7577 Central Park Blvd. Details: David Reynolds, 247-1561.

        Referral Development Group of Northern Kentucky: 7:30 a.m. weekly, Frisch's, 4016 Dixie Highway, Erlanger. Details: Jean Nemchin, (859) 746-2260.

        Allied Construction Industries: 6 p.m., 1010 Yale Ave. “Environmental Issues for Construction Contractors.” Cost $40 members; $60 nonmembers. Registration: 221-8020.


        Business Network International, Tri-County chapter: 7 a.m. weekly, Kinker-Eveleigh, 7750 Montgomery Road. Details: Harold Poore, 985-9595.

        Business Network International, Montgomery chapter: 11:30 a.m. weekly, Reed Hartman Highway, Suite 225. Details: Joseph Ventre, 451-4103.

        Business Network International, Blue Ash chapter: 7:15 a.m. weekly, Blue Ash Banquet Hall, 11330 Williamson Road. Details: Joan Henke, 541-3177.

        Business Network International, Bluegrass chapter: 11:30 a.m. weekly, Woods Bros. Smokehouse and Grill, 1622 Dixie Highway, Park Hills. Details: Eric Murphy, 525-5780.

        Business Network International, Greater Cincinnati: 7 a.m. weekly, Blue Ash Best Western Hotel & Conference Center, 5901 Pfeiffer Road. Details: Brian Gates, 528-8730, Ext. 107.

        Northern Hills Toastmasters: 7 p.m. weekly, Fairfield Fire Station No. 2, Ohio 4 at Boymel Drive, Fairfield. Details: Mike Combs, 742-0768.

        Milford, Eastgate, Loveland Organization for Networking: 8 a.m. weekly, Coldwell Banker West Shell, 5976 Meijer Drive, Milford. Details: 763-3966.

        Miami University's Page Center for Entrepreneurship: 8:30 p.m., Miami's Marcum Conference Center. “Women Igniting the Spirit of Entrepreneurship II: Capturing Dreams — Building Realities.” Cost $45; $10 students. Details: (513) 529-1221.

        Ohio Valley Business Services Network, a chapter of the Association of Business Support Services International Inc.: 7 p.m., Office Suites Plus, 11427 Reed Hartman Highway, Blue Ash. Reservations: Barbara Cronin, 233-3322.

        Real Estate Investors Association: 6:30 p.m., Adath Israel Synagogue, 3201 E. Galbraith Road, Amberley Village. Free. Details: 681-7342.

        Greater Cincinnati Chamber of Commerce: 11:30 a.m., Omni Hotel Hall of Mirrors, downtown. “Hong Kong, A Platform for Partnership.” Cost $35. Registration: 579-3175.


        Business Network International, Northern Kentucky chapter: 7 a.m. weekly, Bob Evans Restaurant, 489 Orphanage Road, Fort Wright. Details: Kevin Eberly, (859) 331-8875.

        Business Network International, KOI chapter: 7 a.m. weekly, Barrets, 1939 Dixie Highway, Fort Wright. Details: Douglas Krift, (859) 781-8700.

        Business Network International, Kenwood chapter: 7 a.m. weekly, Hannaford Suites, 5900 E. Galbraith Road. Details: Eileen Bloustein, 984-5144.

        Qualitative Research Consultants Association: 11:30 a.m., AIM Research Facilities, 11890 Montgomery Road. “Usability Testing of Web sites and Online Focus Groups.” Cost $15 members; $20 nonmembers. Rich Ewald, 271-7458.



        Investing: 7 p.m., 10101 Alliance Drive, Suite 100, Blue Ash. “Market Risk Management for Investors.” Sponsored by A.G. Edwards & Sons Inc. Free. Reservations: Marie, 241-9900.


        Home/condo inspection: 6:30 p.m., University of Cincinnati. “How to Inspect a House or Condo Before You Buy or Sell It.” Sponsored by Carroll Group Inc. Cost $19. Registration: 556-6932.

        Retirement: 9 a.m. weekly through April 18, Miami University-Hamilton, 1601 Peck Blvd. “Successful Retirement Planning.” Cost $59 per person or per couple. Registration: (513) 785-3131.


        Small business: 8:30 a.m., Raymond Walters College, Muntz Hall, Room 201, 9555 Plainfield Road, Blue Ash. Sponsored by Service Corps of Retired Executives. Cost $30 in advance. Details: 684-2812.


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