Sunday, August 19, 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, Crowne Plaza Hotel, Sixth and Vine streets, downtown. Details: Matt Conrad, 723-2452.

        Business Network International, Commonwealth chapter: 11:30 a.m. weekly, Holiday Inn, Covington. Details: Brennan Scanlon, (859) 655-9600.


        Toast of the Town: 11:45 a.m. weekly, 4680 Parkway Drive, Suite 420 (Ford Regional Offices) in Mason. Details: Brenda Corbett, (513) 505-6046.

        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, Hyde Park chapter: 7:15 a.m. weekly, Big Sky Bakery & Cafe, Oakley Square, 3012 Madison Road. Details: Nasse Chachoff, 891-1322.

        Business Network International, Anderson/Eastgate chapter: 7:30 a.m. weekly, Clough Crossings, 6892 Clough Pike. Details: Kim Limes, 474-7550.

        Business Network International, Kenton/Boone chapter: 7:15 a.m. weekly, Radisson Hotel, Covington. Details: Duane DeGroff, (859) 344-5742.

        Business Network International, Northeast Cincinnati chapter: 7:15 a.m. weekly, 5181 Natorp Blvd., Mason. Details: Garry Kohn, 792-0301.

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

        Flying Pig Networking Group: 7:30 a.m. weekly, Office Suites, 11427 Reed Hartman Highway. Details: Patrick McManis, 730-3505.

        Allied Construction Industries: 7:30 a.m., 1010 Yale Ave. “Safety Designations.” Free. Registration: 221-8020.

        BMC Software, MRK Technologies and dbaDirect: 8 a.m., Hyatt Regency Cincinnati, 151 W. Fifth St., downtown. “Solutions for Assuring Business Availability.” Free. Registration: (216) 535-4100 or e-mail

        American Society for Training and Development, Greater Cincinnati chapter: 5:30 p.m., LaRosa's Learning Center, 663 Northland Blvd., Forest Park. “Assessments, Tests and Profiles: A Review of the Choices.” Cost $25 members in advance; $35 nonmembers. Reservations: 251-6700.

        Northern Kentucky Chamber of Commerce: 7:15 a.m., Four Seasons Country Club, Crestview Hills. “What is the Value of Diversity in the Workplace.” Cost $15 Chamber members in advance; $20 at the door; $40 nonmembers. Reservations: (859) 578-8800.

        METS — Metropolitan Education and Training Services: 9 a.m., Northern Kentucky University, Highland Heights. “Creating a Safer Workplace.” Cost $99 for one; $79 for two or more from same organization; $49 NKU faculty and staff; $29 students. Registration: Connie Hurst, (859) 491-9999.

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

        Business Network International, Tristate chapter: 7:15 a.m. weekly, Perkins restaurant, 2611 Alexandria Pike, Highland Heights. Details: Jeff Bertke, 793-1190.

        Business Network International, River Cities chapter: 7:30 a.m. weekly, Colonial Cottage Inn, 3140 Dixie Highway, Erlanger. Details: Bob Hicks, 305-3030.

        Business Network International, Eastern Hills chapter: 7:30 a.m. weekly, Comey and Shepherd Realtors, 7333 Beechmont Ave. Free. Details: Steven Krieger, 489-6910.

        Business Network International, Western Hills chapter: 7:30 a.m. weekly, Western Sports Mall, 6441 Glenway Ave. Details: Robert Weathers, 661-8877.

        Business Network International, Northwest chapter: 8 a.m. weekly, Perkins restaurant, North Bend Road at Interstate 74. Details: Susan Martin, 661-8700.

        Business Network International, Mason chapter: 7:30 a.m., weekly, CMC Office Center, 7577 Central Park Blvd. Details: David Scully, 985-9595, Ext. 17.

        Business Network International, Kenwood chapter: 7 a.m. weekly, Hannaford Suites, 5900 E. Galbraith Road. Details: Eliza Tassian, 721-5566.

        Greater Cincinnati Chamber of Commerce: 11:30 a.m., Chamber's Branch Office, 4540 Cooper Road, Suite 305, Blue Ash. “How to Attract More Quality Clients.” Cost $10. Registration: Tracy DuBose, 891-8833.

        NAACP Diversity Job and Employment: 3 p.m. Wednesday and 2 p.m. Aug. 29, Northern Kentucky Community Center, 824 Greenup St., Covington. Sponsored by National Association for the Advancement of Colored People — Northern Kentucky branch, the Northern Kentucky Chamber of Commerce, Covington Business Council and One Stop Career Alliance of Northern Kentucky. Cost $75. Registration: Nancy Gililland at (859) 578-8800, Ext. 387. Details: Jerome Bowles, (859) 442-7476.

        Business Network International, Tri-County chapter: 7 a.m. weekly, Kinker-Eveleigh, 7750 Montgomery Road. Details: Louis Valencia, 984-8700.

        Business Network Interna tional, Montgomery chapter: 11:30 a.m. weekly, Kids First Sports Center, 7900 E. Kemper Road. Details: Matthew Lundeberg, 469-1200.

        Business Network International, Blue Ash chapter: 7:15 a.m. weekly, Blue Ash Banquet Hall, 11330 Williamson Road. Details: Karen Wert, 272-0043.

        Business Network International, Bluegrass chapter: 11:30 a.m. weekly, Holiday Inn, Covington. Details: John Fruin, (859) 746-2929, Ext. 316.

        Business Network International, Greater Cincinnati: 7 a.m. weekly, Clarion Hotels and Suites, 5901 Pfeiffer Road. Details: Jerry Pewitt, (513) 874-5520.

        Business Network International, KOI chapter: 7 a.m. weekly, Colonial Cottage Inn, 3140 Dixie Highway, Erlanger. Details: Mary Lou Klein, (859) 341-4774.

        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. Details: 763-3966.

        Business Network International, Northern Kentucky chapter: 7 a.m. weekly, Josh's at the Drawbridge, Interstate 75 and Buttermilk Pike. Details: James Thelen, (859) 341-6700.

        International Association of Administrative Professionals, Cincinnati chapter: 8:30 a.m., Vernon Manor Hotel, 400 Oak St., Avondale. “Orientation and Leadership Training.” Cost $5. Reservations: 483-5555.



        Home/condo inspection: 6:30 p.m., Miami University-Hamilton, 1601 Peck Blvd., Hamilton. “How to Inspect a House/Condo Before You Buy or Sell It.” Sponsored by Carroll Group Inc. Cost $19. Registration: 785-3131.

        Business planning: 6 p.m., God's Provisions, 7426 Montgomery Rod, Silverton. Sponsored by Kingdome Business Sense. Cost $10. Registration: 631-0768.

Where to send notices

               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.


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