Sunday, October 12, 2003

Business notebook

• Meetings


Job Search Focus Group: 8 a.m. weekly for new member orientation; 9 a.m. weekly regular meeting, 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: Michele Girard, 688-1625.

Business Network International, Commonwealth chapter: 11:30 a.m. weekly, Holiday Inn, Covington. Details: Scott Malof, (859) 431-1975.

Cincinnati Toastmasters Club No. 472: 7 p.m. second and fourth Mondays, excluding major holidays, Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 7701 Kenwood Road. Details: Rick Stone, 481-5577.

TV Toastmasters: 6:30 p.m. first Mondays, Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 7701 Kenwood Road. Details: Rick Davis, 533-8142.


Toast of the Town (Toastmasters): Noon weekly, Bank One Towers, 8044 Montgomery Road. Details: Lorna Zwerin, 791-3224.

Business Network International, Anderson/Eastgate chapter: 7:30 a.m. weekly, 747-2 Ohio Pike, Anderson Township. Details: Tanya Fischer, 752-5203.

Business Network International, Hyde Park chapter: 7:15 a.m. weekly, Big Sky Bread Bakery & Cafe, Oakley Square, 3012 Madison Road. Details: Wilson Rosebraugh, 232-2831.

Business Network International, Delhi chapter: 7:30 a.m. weekly, Western Hills Sports Mall, 2323 Ferguson Road. Details: Russ Brown, 451-5957.

Business Network International, West Cincinnati chapter: 7:30 a.m. weekly, Winton Savings & Loan, 5511 Cheviot Road. Details: Russ Stansell, 741-3805.

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

Greater Anderson Networking Professionals: 7:30 a.m. weekly, Frisch's Restaurant, 7706 Beechmont Ave., Anderson Township. Details: Jim Dunphy, 528-2721.

Seven Hills Toastmasters: 6:30 p.m. first and third Tuesday, Coldwell Banker, 9600 Montgomery Road. Details: Brian Cambre, 793-6211.

Star Financial Group Inc.: 6 p.m. weekly, 4866 Cooper Road, Blue Ash. "How to Pay for College Without Going Broke - Getting the Maximum Money for College." Free. Reservations: 792-4692.

IBI Global International: 7 p.m. weekly, Cincinnati Airport, Holiday Inn, 1717 Airport Exchange Blvd. Elite Success Support Group. Free. Registration: Darlene Jameison, (859) 643-4412 or (888) 339-0556.

Anderson Hills Toastmasters: 7 p.m. second and fourth Tuesdays, Anderson Mercy Hospital, 7500 State Road. Details: Joe Schwerling, (859) 441-0966.

TechSolve: 2 p.m. TechSolve, 1111 Edison Drive, Bond Hill. "Environmental Compliance Collaborative meeting." Free. Reservations: Mary Beth Holley, or 948-2038.


Montgomery Kiwanis Club: 6:30 p.m. weekly, Swaim Park Lodge, Cooper and Zig Zag Roads, Montgomery. Details: Eugene Stagnaro Jr., 621-8755.

National Human Resources Association, Cincinnati Affiliate: 11:30 a.m., Queen City Club, 331 E. Fourth St. "Employment Practices Liability." Cost: $25 for members and students prepaid; $30 for nonmembers; $20 for students. At the door, registration is an additional $5. Reservations: (859) 344-5392.

Alliance for Chemical Safety: 3 p.m., Smuckers Cincinnati Crisco Plant, 5204 Spring Grove Ave. "Field Trip to Smuckers Cincinnati Crisco Plant." Details: Deb Leonard, 612-3074.

Greater Cincinnati Chamber of Commerce: 8 a.m., Cincinnati Convention Center, north meeting rooms 200-214. "Double Digit Growth - Part of the Chamber's World Class Author Series." Cost: $49 for chamber and Tristate Chamber Collaborative members; $98 for nonmembers. Registration: 579-3111 or e-mail


MELON Group (Milford/Eastgate/Loveland Organization for Networking): 8 a.m. weekly, Clermont Chamber of Commerce, 533 Chamber Drive, Milford. Details: Vicki Mascara, 793-3966 or

Greater Cincinnati Chamber of Commerce: 8 a.m., Cintas Center, Xavier University, 1624 Herald Ave. "Association for Corporate Growth Mergers and Acquisitions Symposium and Capital Connection." Registration: 579-3111.


Northern Kentucky Chamber of Commerce: 10 a.m., Chamber Center, 300 Buttermilk Pike, Suite 330, Fort Mitchell. "Minority Business Certification Orientation." Free. Reservations: (859) 578-8800.

Greater Cincinnati Chamber of Commerce: 8 a.m., Five Seasons Country Club, 11790 Snider Road, Symmes Township. "Business Exchange Series." Cost: $12 for chamber members; $24 for nonmembers. Registration: 579-3111.

Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky Chamber of Commerce: 8 a.m., Northern Kentucky Chamber, 300 Buttermilk Pike, Suite 330, Fort Mitchell. "Chance to Meet Vickie Boisseau, purchasing manager of Louisville Slugger." Cost: $10. Registration: (859) 578-8800.

The Circuit: 8 a.m., Bankers Club, Fifth Third Center, 511 Walnut St., downtown. Breakfast forum - "Online Marketing on a Shoestring Budget." Cost: $20. Registration: Connie at

• Seminars


Small business: 6 p.m., Room 461 of the BEP Building on the main campus of Northern Kentucky University in Highland Heights. "How to Finance Your Business." Sponsored by the NKU Small Business Development Center and Huntington Bank. Free. Registration: (859) 572-6524.

• 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, OH 45202.

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