Calendar Of Events Business
Written by Miami Today on November 15, 2007
Coral Gables Chamber of Commerce presents Good Morning Coral Gables with guest speaker Maxine Clark, CEO of Build-A-Bear Workshop. Topic of discussion: "Putting the Heart Back in Retailing." 7:30 a.m. at Biltmore Hotel, Country Club Ballroom, 1200 Anastasia Ave., Coral Gables. Free for members who RSVP by Friday; $20-$30 others. Details: (305) 446-1657.
Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce hosts Good Morning Miami Breakfast Series. Topic: Transforming Downtown Miami: Distinguished Mayors Share the Secrets of Creating a Vibrant Downtown. Speakers include Miami Mayor Manny Diaz, former Washington, DC, Mayor Anthony A. Williams, former Florida Secretary of State Glenda Hood, former Indianapolis Mayor Bill Hudnut and former Curitiba Mayor Jaime Lerner. Former Miami Beach Mayor Neisen Kasdin moderates. 7:45 a.m. at Radisson Hotel Miami, 1601 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. RSVP required. $40-$60. Details: (305) 577-5469.
British American Chamber of Commerce hosts a business lunch with guest speaker and executive director of Fairchild Tropical Botanic Gardens Mike Maunder. Topic of discussion: A green resource for Miami-global warming, extinctions, culture, and chocolate. Noon-2 p.m. at The Bankers Club of Miami, One Biscayne Tower
Miami. $70-$80. Details: (954) 942-7330.
Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce presents a coffee networking event with chamber members. 9-10 a.m. at Leser, Hunter, Taubman & Taubman, 407 Lincoln Rd., Penthouse Northwest, Miami Beach. Free. Details: (305) 695-6834 or www.miamibeachchamber.com.
BUSINESS & GOVERNMENT
Coral Gables Chamber of Commerce hosts Business & Government Affairs Council. 9 a.m. at Chamber Conference Room 1, 224 Catalonia Ave., Coral Gables. Details: (305) 446-1657.
Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce presents Women’s Business Council meeting. 8:30-9:30 a.m. at Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce, 1920 Meridian Ave., Third Floor, Miami Beach. Free. Details: (305) 695-6832 or www.miamibeachchamber.com.
Coral Gables Chamber of Commerce hosts Lunchtime Leads. 11:30 a.m. at Chamber Conference Room 1, 224 Catalonia Ave., Coral Gables. Details: (305) 446-1657.
Chamber South presents Not-For-Profit Committee meeting. 8 a.m. at Chamber South Miami Office, 6410 SW 80th St. RSVP required. Details: (305) 661-1621.
Brazilian-American Chamber of Commerce of Florida presents a farewell luncheon in honor of Consul General of Brazil in Miami, Ambassador João Almino, and Bia Wouk. Noon-2 p.m. at Marinheiro Restaurant, 1155 Brickell Bay Dr. RSVP required. $45-$60. Details: (305) 579-9030 or www.brazilchamber.org.