Sunday, June 27, 2004

Meetings this week



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: (513) 871-0320.

Business Network International, Commonwealth chapter: 11:30 a.m. weekly, Holiday Inn, 600 W. Third St., Covington. Details: Chip Regenbogen, (859) 334-4282.

Cincinnati Toastmasters Club #472: 7 p.m. second and fourth Monday, excluding major holidays, Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 7701 Kenwood Road. "Improve Your Speaking and Presentation Skills." Details: Rick Stone, (513) 481-5577.


Toast of the Town (Toastmasters): Noon weekly, Bank One Towers, 8044 Montgomery Road. "Improve Your Speaking and Presentation Skills." Details: Rick Beckert, (513) 792-2116.

Business Network International, Anderson/Eastgate chapter: 7:30 a.m. weekly, Parkside Christian Church, 6986 Salem Road. Details: Dwayne Holt, (513) 771-8121.

Business Network International, Hyde Park chapter: 7:15 a.m. weekly, Panera Bread, Hyde Park Plaza, 3806 Paxton Ave., Oakley. Details: Michael Carr, (513) 872-3072.

Business Network International, Kenton/Boone chapter: 7:15 a.m. weekly, Erlanger Baptist Church, Erlanger. Details: Joe Walter, (859) 689-1350.

Business Network International, Middletown chapter: 7 a.m. weekly, 3851 Towne Blvd. Details: Gene William, (513) 539-9581.

Business Network International, Delhi chapter: 7:15 a.m. weekly, Celebrations West at The Western Sports Mall, 2323 Ferguson Road. Details: James Westphal, (513) 741-2100.

Business Network International, Lawrenceburg chapter: 7:30 a.m. weekly, Dearborn Adult Center, 311 West Tate St., Lawrenceburg. Details: Matthew Fox, (812) 537-2841.

Seven Hills Toastmasters: 6:30 p.m. first and third Tuesday, Coldwell Banker, 9600 Montgomery Road. Details: Geri Baker, (513) 677-9777.

Greater Anderson Networking Professionals: 7:30 a.m. weekly, Anderson Senior Center, Anderson Township. Details: Jim Dunphy, (513) 528-2721.

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: (513) 792-4692.

Speaking at Fourth & Vine Toastmasters chapter: 12:15 p.m. weekly, 309 Vine St., First Floor Conference Room D. "Improve Communication and Interpersonal Skills." Details: Chris Toney, (513) 763-1693.

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

Toast N Talk (Toastmasters): Noon first, second and third Tuesday, JW Peck Federal Building, 550 Main St., first floor. "Improve Your Communication and Leadership Skills." Details: Ron Manohar, (513) 263-3659.

Triangle Toastmasters: 7 p.m. first and third Tuesday, Gateway Community and Technical College, off I-471 and I-275 next to Northern Kentucky University, Highland Heights. Details: Joe Schwerling, (859) 441-0966.

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

Speaking Cler(ly) Toastmasters: Noon first and third Tuesday, Medical Social Services Building, room 202, Clermont Center Drive, Batavia. Details: Diane McCarty, (513) 732-7727.

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

advance4, LLC: 7:30 a.m. first Tuesday, Rookwood Tower, 3805 Edwards Road, Seventh floor conference room. Cost: $5 at the door. Reservations: (859) 240-2550 or (513) 697-6312.

Greater Cincinnati Jaycees: 7 p.m. first Tuesday, Pleasant Ridge Recreation Center, 5915 Ridge Ave. Details: or (513) 956-7704.

Greater Cincinnati Chamber of Commerce: 8:30 a.m., Montgomery Inn Banquet Center, 601 E. Pete Rose Way. "The Feiner Points of Leadership - Michael Feiner." Cost: $39 members; $78 nonmembers. Registration: (513) 579-3111 or


Business Network International, Eastern Hills Chapter: 8 a.m. weekly, Constantini's Restaurant, 900 Main St., Milford. Free. Details: Andrew Kahn, (513) 321-6499.

Business Network International, Kenwood chapter: 7 a.m. weekly, Tri Health Sports Complex, I-71 and Pfeiffer Road. Details: Jim Smith, (513) 772-8113.

Business Network International, Mason chapter: 7:15 a.m., weekly, Sibcy Cline Realtors, 10000 Kings Automall Drive. Details: Chris Lamping, (513) 398-6541.

Business Network International, Tri-State chapter: 7:30 a.m. weekly, Bob Evans Restaurant, 4000 Alexandria Pike, Cold Spring. Details: Mark Schmerge, (513) 241-2110.

Business Network International, West Chester Chapter: 7 a.m. weekly, O'Charley's Restaurant, 7412 Tylersville Road, West Chester Township. Details: Mark Sutton, (513) 939-2170, ext. 17.

Business Network International, Western Hills Chapter: 7:30 a.m. weekly, Western Sports Mall, 2323 Ferguson Road. Details: Matt Brogan, (513) 574-3040.

Business Network International, Beckett chapter: 11:30 a.m. weekly, Beckett Office Center, 8050 Beckett Center Drive, West Chester Township. Details: Dan Hackett, (513) 771-4100.Business Network International, Greater Cincinnati chapter: 7:15 a.m. weekly, Bankers' Club, Fifth Third Center, 511 Walnut St., downtown. Details: Michell Funke, (859) 581-2225. Business Network International, Referrals R Us chapter: 7:30 a.m. weekly, Colonial Cottage, 3140 Dixie Highway, Erlanger. Details: Steve Novak, (859) 283-8796.

Business Network International, Central Cincinnati chapter: 7:15 a.m. weekly, Westlake Office Building, 4555 Lake Forest Drive, suite 590. Details: Joyce Rudowski, (513) 851-5151.

Toastmasters of Mount Auburn: Noon weekly, Cancer Family Care, 2421 Auburn Ave. Details: Jan Borgman or Andrea Herzig, (513) 731-3346.

Milford - T.A.L.K. Toastmasters: 6:45 p.m. first and third Wednesday, St. Andrew Parish, 552 Main St. Details: Nellye Bowen, (513) 831-3190.

Downtown Toastmasters: Noon first and third Wednesday, 105 E. Fourth St., lower level. Details: Mike Lippert, (513) 772-3457.

Montgomery Kiwanis Club: 6:30 p.m. weekly, Swaim Park Lodge, Cooper and Zig Zag Roads, Montgomery. Details: Eugene Stagnaro Jr., (513) 621-8755.

Pioneer Toastmasters: 6:30 p.m., weekly, Holiday Inn South, Dixie Highway at I-75 (Exit 188), Fort. Mitchell. Details: Joe Schwerling, (859) 441-0966.

Tri-County Toast Masters: 6:30 p.m. first and third Wednesday, Mercy Health Center, 5993 Tylers Place Blvd., West Chester Township. "Improve Your Speaking, Interviewing and Presentation Skills." Details: MaryBeth Brown, (513) 777-7832.

National At-Risk Education Association: 7 p.m. first Wednesday, 6836 Tylersville Road, West Chester Township. "Improve Test Scores." Reservations: (513) 779-4100.

Greater Cincinnati Grant Seekers Network: 9:30 a.m. second Wednesday, YMCA-Melrose branch, 2840 Melrose Ave. "Network Meeting." Details: (513) 961-3510.

Graydon Head & Ritchey LLP: 7:30 a.m., Conference Center, 19th floor, Fifth Third Center, 511 Walnut St., downtown. "Avoiding and Managing Construction Defect Claims." Free. Details: Pennie Pelfrey, (513) 629-2848 or

Greater Cincinnati Chamber of Commerce: 11:30 a.m., Clermont Chamber of Commerce, 553 Chamber Drive, Milford. "Leadership Luncheon." Cost: $15 members. Details: (513) 579-3111 or


Business Network International, Blue Ash chapter: 7:15 a.m. weekly, Minuteman Press, 11105 Kenwood Road. Details: Curtis Downs, (513) 791-9171.

Business Network International, Bluegrass chapter: 11:30 a.m. weekly, Holiday Inn, Riverfront, 600 West Third St., Covington. Details: Ken Holliday, (859) 578-3977.

Business Network International, Better Business Builders chapter: 7 a.m. weekly, Colonial Cottage Inn, 3140 Dixie Highway, Erlanger, Details: Gene Archbold, (859) 629-7854.

Business Network International, Montgomery chapter: 11:30 a.m. weekly, Kids First Sports Center, 7900 E. Kemper Road. Details: Scott Mullen, (513) 821-5800.

Business Network International, Tri-County chapter: 7 a.m. weekly, CMC Office Center, 10901 Reed Hartman Highway, suite 119. Details: Tracie Flick, (513) 942-2200.

Business Network International, Springdale chapter: 7:30 a.m. weekly, Panera Bread, Tri-County/Springdale Plaza, 405 E. Kemper Road. Details: Jennifer Funk, (513) 891-8400.

Business Network International, West Cincinnati chapter: 7:30 a.m. weekly, Perkins Restaurant, 5343 North Bend Road. Details: Denisa Douthit, (513) 385-5100.

Business Network International, Notable Network chapter: 11:30 a.m. weekly, Colonial Cottage, 3140 Dixie Highway, Erlanger. Details: Melissa Owens, (859) 525-0555.

Business Network International, G.R.O.U.P. chapter: 11:30 a.m. weekly, Perkins Restaurant, New Haven Road, Harrison. Details: Jeff Hengehold, (513) 347-4869.

Northern Hills Toastmasters: 7 p.m. weekly, Fairfield Fire Station No. 2, Ohio 4 at Boymel Drive, Fairfield. Details: Mike Combs, (513) 742-0768.

MELON Group (Milford/Eastgate/Loveland Organization for Networking: 8 a.m. weekly, Clermont Chamber of Commerce, 553 Chamber Drive, Milford. Details: Mike Mazzei, (513) 891-5776 or Hills Toastmasters: 7 p.m. first and third Thursday, Perkins Restaurant, Monfort Heights. Details: Don Hartley, (513) 481-6608 or Will Atkinson, (513) 574-0396.

World Champion (Advanced) Toastmasters: 6:30 p.m. second and fifth Thursday, Northern Kentucky Area Planning Commission, 2332 Royal Drive, Fort Mitchell. Details: Joe Schwerling, (859) 441-0966.

Northern Kentucky Toastmasters: Noon second and fourth Thursday, Northern Kentucky Area Planning Commission, 2332 Royal Drive, Fort Mitchell. Details: Melissa Jort, (859) 331-8980.

Loveland Area Chamber of Commerce: Noon weekly, 295 W. Loveland Ave. "Lead Sharing Meetings." Hosted by Edward Jones Investments. Details: (513) 683-1544.

Colerain Township Business Association: 8 a.m. second Thursday, Colerain Township Senior and Community Center. 4300 Springdale Road. Cost: $3. Details: Jill Claire, (513) 522-2652.


Business Network International, Northern Kentucky chapter: 7 a.m. weekly, Colonial Cottage Inn, . Details: James Thelen, (859) 341-6700.

Christian Business Network: 11:30 a.m., Five Seasons Country Club, 345 Thomas More Parkway, Crestview Hills. Reservations:


TV Toastmasters: 9:30 a.m. third Saturday, AUCTStudio, 8550 Beechmont Ave., suite 800, Anderson Township. Details: Rick Davis, (513) 533-8142.



Small business: 4 p.m. first Monday, Sunbelt Business Brokers, 3940 Olympic Blvd., suite 400, Erlanger. "How to Buy/Sell a Small Business or Franchise." Sponsored by Sunbelt Business Brokers. Free. Reservation: Tim Moellering, (859) 372-6640.


Small business: 6:30 p.m. each Wednesday through July 21, University of Cincinnati main campus. "Starting and Managing a Successful Small Business." Sponsored by Ohio Small Business Development Center (SBDC). Cost: $99. Registration: (513) 556-6932.

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