Sunday, April 11, 2004

Business notebook

• Meetings


World Affairs Council of Greater Cincinnati: 7:15 a.m. April 19, Metropolitan Club, 50 East RiverCenter Blvd., Covington. "Ethical Globalization." Cost: $30 members; $40 nonmembers. Reservations: (513) 621-2320 by April 12.


TechSolve: 2 p.m., 6705 Steger Drive. Environmental Compliance Collaborative - "Overview of the Risk Management Program under the Clean Air Act 112 and the Proposed Revisions to be Finalized Within the Next Month." Free. Reservations: Doreen Stanley, (513) 948-2010.

Mount Healthy Business Association: 6:30 p.m., Just One More, Banquet Room, 7511 Hamilton Ave. Free. Details: Jill Claire, (513) 522-2652.

Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW) of Cincinnati: 11:30 a.m., Montgomery Inn Banquet Center, 601 E. Pete Rose Way. Valerie Lemmie, Cincinnati city manager, will discuss "What's Going On in Cincinnati?" Cost: $25 members in advance; $35 guests in advance; $45 walk-ins. Reservations:

Greater Cincinnati Chamber of Commerce: Noon, Chamber, 300 Carew Tower, 441 Vine St. "Navigating Your Chamber - What Can the Chamber Do for You?" Free. Registration: (513) 579-3111 or

U.S. Green Building Council, Cincinnati Regional Chapter: 5:30 p.m., April 20, Bank One Towers, 8044 Montgomery Road. Gary Saulson, director of corporate real estate for PNC Financial Services Group, will speak on the business case for sustainable buildings. Cost: $10. Registration: no later than April 16.


Network Golf: Noon, Boone Links Golf Course, 19 Club House Drive, Boone County. Cost: $35. Details: or call Greg Corwin at (859) 525-7823.

Greater Cincinnati Human Resources Association: 11 a.m., Montgomery Inn Banquet Center, 601 E. Pete Rose Way. "Motivational Humor - Entertaining, Enlightening, and Empowering." Cost: $20 members; $35 nonmembers; $15 student members. Reservations: (513) 554-4747; Fax: (513) 554-5163 or e-mail:

Association for Corporate Growth: 11:30 a.m., Queen City Club, 331 E. Fourth St. Cost: $30 members; $40 nonmembers. Registration: (513) 579-3111 or

Greater Cincinnati Chamber of Commerce: 11:30 a.m., Southeastern Butler County Chamber of Commerce, 8945 Brookside Ave., Suite 101, West Chester Township. "Leadership Luncheon." Cost: $15 members. Registration: (513) 579-3111 or

The Circuit: 4 p.m., Atrium I, Overlook room, second floor, 211 E. Fourth St. "SPIN (Software Process Improvement Network)." Free. Registration:;; (513) 791-2884, ext. 204.


Northern Kentucky Chamber of Commerce: 8 a.m., Northern Kentucky University METS Center, 3861 Olympic Blvd., Erlanger. "The Toyota Way: 14 Management Principles from the World's Greatest Manufacturer." Cost: $49 Chamber, Tristate Chamber Collaborative and TechSolve members; $98 nonmembers. Reservations: (513) 579-3111.

International Association of Administrative Professionals, Cincinnati chapter: 5:30 p.m., Double Tree Guest Suites, Blue Ash. "Dine Like a Diplomat." Cost: $20 members; $23 nonmembers. Reservations: (513) 483-5555.


Christian Business Network: 11:30 a.m., Tri-County Vineyard Community Church, 11340 Century Circle East. Reservations:

Northern Kentucky Chamber of Commerce: 8 a.m., Chamber Center, 300 Buttermilk Pike, Suite 330, Fort Mitchell. "A Chance to Meet - Denise Thomas, corporate supplier diversity coordinator, Kroger Co." Cost: $10 members; $20 nonmembers. Reservations: (859) 578-6399.

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

Northern Kentucky Chamber of Commerce: 11:30 a.m., Metropolitan Club, 50 E. RiverCenter Blvd., Covington. "Government Forum - Speaker is Kentucky Congressman, Ron Lewis." Cost: $30 members; $40 future members. Reservations: (859) 578-6395.

Greater Cincinnati Professional Coaches Association: 11:15 a.m., St. John's United Church of Christ, 729 Jefferson Ave., Reading. "Coaching the Boss, the Company CEO and the Individual Professional." Free for members and first meeting; $10 nonmembers. Details: Donna Drury, (513) 774-8991. Web site:

The Circuit: 8 a.m., Banker's Club, 511 Walnut St., 30th floor. "The Circuit and MSV Breakfast Forum." Cost: $20. Registration:;; (513) 791-2884, ext. 204.

• Seminars


Small business: 6:30 p.m. each Tuesday through May 4, University of Cincinnati. "Tax and Record Requirements of Small Business." Sponsored by Ohio Small Business Development Center at University of Cincinnati and U.C. Communiversity. Cost: $87. Registration: (513) 556-6932 (course No. 1107-01).


Tax: 6 p.m., Room 461 of the BEP Center on the main campus of Northern Kentucky University, Highland Heights. "Tax Savings Strategies for Business Owners." Sponsored by the Northern Kentucky University Small Business Development Center and William E. Hesch CPA's and Law Firm. Free. Registration: (859) 572-6524.

• Where to send notices:

Meetings and seminars must be open to 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, or You also may fax items to (513) 564-6991. Deadline to submit items to appear in the following Sunday's editions is noon Wednesday preceding publication. Publication is subject to space availability.

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