selling & start adding value." Complimentary seminar on customer
relationships, by Arthur Andersen and Siebel Systems Inc. Reservations
requested. 7:30-10 a.m. Ft. Lauderdale Airport Hilton, 1870 Griffin
Road, Ft. Lauderdale. Details: (305) 523-2352.
Caring in the Age of Technology." Speaker: JoAnna Brandi, author
of "Winning at Customer Retention." Presented by the Florida
Direct Marketing Association. $35; $25 for members. Noon-1:30 p.m.
Ft. Lauderdale Airport Hilton, 1870 Griffin Road, Ft. Lauderdale.
Details: (954) 472-6374.
Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce. Speaker: Connie Hicks, Channel 10
reporter. $15; $12 for members. Noon. El Palacio Banquet & Executive
Center, 17801 NW Second Ave. Details: (305) 653-1200.
chapter of the Association for Women in Communications. Speaker: Debbi
Mason, Mason Strategic Communications. $25; $22 in advance and $15
for members. 11:30 a.m. Sheraton Ft. Lauderdale Airport, 1825 Griffin
Road, Dania. Details: (954) 698-5451.
Tropicool: A Brand Name for Greater Miami's Cool Cultural Tourism."
Last in a series of five planning sessions on how to market the area
as a destination. Organized by the Miami-Dade Department of Cultural
Affairs and Cultural Affairs Council. RSVP. 6-7:30 p.m. Miami-Dade
County Commission Chambers, 111 NW First St. Details: (305) 375-4634.
the Entrepreneur: Incubator Business Models." Panelists are Bill
Hager, chairman & CEO of Cenetec; Ariel Bentata, president & CEO for
Latin American Access, and Adam H. Small, vice president of Deals
eConception. Ann Salamone, president of Enterprise Development Corp.,
moderates. $30; $25 by 6/19. 5 p.m. networker. 6 p.m. program & dinner.
Sheraton Boca Raton Hotel, 2000 NW 19th St. Boca Raton. Details: (305)
business card exchange for the Florida Association of British Business,
with buffet and cash bar. $10; free for members. 6:30-8:30 p.m. John
Martin's Pub, 253 Miracle Mile, Coral Gables. Details: (954) 565-3429.
Gables Chamber of Commerce is host. $15; $5 for members with reservations.
5 p.m. Zarabanda, Roof Floor, 550 Biltmore Way, Coral Gables. Details:
Chamber of Commerce of Miami-Dade County. Speaker: Rep. Debbie Wasserman
Schultz. $30; $25 for members with reservations. 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
Biltmore Hotel, 1200 Anastasia Ave., Coral Gables. Details: (305)
to market your business for profit growth." Co-sponsored by the
Miami Beach Latin Chamber of Commerce and BellSouth. Reservations
required. $10; $5 for members. 9 a.m.-noon. Ocean Resort, 3001 Collins
Ave., Miami Beach. Details: (305) 674-1414.
GABLES CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
membership breakfast. Comedian Jim Moran. $10; free to members. 7:30
a.m. Biltmore Hotel, 1200 Anastasia Ave., Coral Gables. Details: (305)
Pioneer Reunion Award Luncheon." Speaker: Bernard List, assistant
port director, Port of Miami. Screening of "Come Grow With Us
to Miami," an international trade movie. Co-sponsors include
Florida Foreign Trade Association, Enterprise Florida, World Trade
Center Miami, ABiCC. RSVP. $30; $25 for members. Noon-2 p.m. 94th
Aero Squadron Restaurant, 1395 NW 57th Ave. Details by fax: (305)