Calendar Of Events Business
Written by Miami Today on August 6, 2009
Chamber South’s government affairs committee meets. 7:30 a.m. 6410 SW 80th St., South Miami. Details: (305) 661-1621 or www.chambersouth.com.
Business owners will have the chance to learn the skills needed to quickly and affordably create their own marketing materials during this workshop. The day-long seminar will cover the basic and advanced functions of Adobe’s production software Photoshop and InDesign. 8:30 a.m. Hilton Miami Airport, 5101 Blue Lagoon Drive, Virginia Gardens. $225. Details: (305) 265-8747 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce hosts a morning meeting with chamber President Wendy Kallergis. 9-10 a.m. Shula’s at the Alexander, 5225 Collins Ave., Miami Beach. Details: (305) 695-6829 or www.miamibeachchamber.com.
ON JOB CREATORS
Chamber South’s small business committee meets. 7:30-8:30 a.m. 6410 SW 80th St., South Miami. Details: (305) 661-1621 or www.chambersouth.com.
The Greater North Miami Chamber of Commerce’s board of directors meets. 7:30-8:30 a.m. 13100 W Dixie Hwy., chamber board room, North Miami. Details: (305) 891-7811 or www.northmiamichamber.com.
The Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce hosts a seminar on business opportunities in Brazil, Peru and the rest of the hemisphere. Panelists are to include representatives of the US Department of Commerce as well as Central- and South-American countries. 8 a.m. 1601 Biscayne Blvd., ballroom level, Miami. $10. Details: (305) 577-5477 or www.miamichamber.com.
The Miami-Dade Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce hosts its "Sandpiper’s Breakfast." 7:30-9 a.m. Miami Beach Golf Course, 3201 Alton Road, Miami Beach. Details: www.gogaymiami.com.
BUSINESS AND A BITE
Chamber South hosts a networking luncheon. 11:45 a.m. Carrabba’s Italian Grill, 5829 SW 73rd St., South Miami. $20 members, $30 others. Details: (305) 661-1621 or www.chambersouth.com.
Chamber South’s MAC-Military Affairs Committee meets. 8-9 a.m. 900 Perrine Ave., Perrine. Details: (305) 661-1621 or www.chambersouth.com.
Florida International University’s Pino Global Entrepreneurship Center hosts a financial strategies workshop for businesses led by Robert Hacker, managing director of GH Capital Partners. 11 a.m.-Noon. 11200 SW 8th St., College of Business Complex, second floor, special events room, Sweetwater. $55. Details: www.entrepreneurship.fiu.edu/bootcamp.