Calendar Of Events Business
Written by Miami Today on February 11, 2010
The Disney’s Approach to Business Excellence program, presented by the Disney Institute, comes to the Miami area for a one-day workshop. Topics include Disney’s approach to leadership, management, customer service and loyalty. 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Florida International University College of Business, 11200 SW Eighth St., Ocean Bank Auditorium, Tamiami. $310-$395. Details: (877) 544-2384 or email@example.com or www.keysmiami.com.
The Realtors Commercial Alliance of Greater Miami and the Beaches hosts an informational program entitled "Multi-Family: Prospects and Perspectives," followed by a networking and cocktail reception. An expert panel, including Alex Aguirre of Keyes Commercial, Robert Givens of CB Richard Ellis and more are to address topics such as current multi-family opportunities and international-investor profiles. 4 p.m. La Palma Restaurant, 116 Alhambra Circle, Coral Gables. $30 members. $45 non-members. Details: firstname.lastname@example.org or www.miamire.com
Chat up other beach businesspeople at the Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce’s monthly networker. Enjoy cocktails, hors d’oeuvres and networking. 6-8 p.m. Mai Tardi, 163 NE 39th St., Miami. $10 members. $15 guests. Details: (305) 674-1300 or email@example.com or www.miamibeachchamber.com.
The Women’s Business Network of the Coral Gables Chamber of Commerce gathers at the Village of Merrick Park for a fashion show highlighting the latest looks, accessories and gift ideas. 6-8 p.m. Baker Furniture at the Village of Merrick Park, 358 San Lorenzo Ave., Coral Gables. $25-$30. Details: (305) 446-1657 or firstname.lastname@example.org or www.coralgableschamber.org.
The Coral Gables Chamber of Commerce hosts a bagel breakfast featuring Phillip Humphries, senior director of human resources in North America for Del Monte Fresh Produce. 8:30-9:30 a.m. Coral Gables Chamber of Commerce, 224 Catalonia Ave., Coral Gables. Details: (305) 446-1657 or www.coralgableschamber.org.
The Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce’s Women’s Business Council meets 8:30-10:30 a.m. St. John’s United Methodist Church, 4760 Pine Tree Drive, Miami Beach. RSVP requested. Details: (305) 694-6832 or email@example.com or www.miamibeachchamber.com.
Commercial Real Estate Women Miami (CREW-Miami) hosts a luncheon and panel discussion, "Miami: Where Worlds Meet," on the future of Miami-Dade County as a tourist destination and what it could mean for commercial real estate. 11:30 a.m. Epic Hotel, 270 Biscayne Blvd. Way, Miami. $45 members. $55 nonmembers and walk-ins. RSVP requested. Details: www.crewmiami.org.
Chamber South hosts its "Business After Hours" networker and new member reception. 5:30-7 p.m. Hotel Indigo, 7600 N Kendall Drive, Miami. Details: (305) 661-1621 or firstname.lastname@example.org or www.chambersouth.com.
Learn what chamber membership can do for you at the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce’s "Bagels with the Boss" event. President and CEO Barry Johnson hosts, discussing how attendees can get involved, make new connections and get more business. 8-9:45 a.m. Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce, 1601 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. Details: (305) 577-5486 or email@example.com or www.miamichamber.com.
The Miami-Dade Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce’s upper eastside and midtown membership meet for lunch and networking at one of downtown’s newest hot spots. Noon-1 p.m. Prelude by Barton G at the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. $30. Details: (305) 573-4000 or firstname.lastname@example.org or www.gogaymiami.com.
The Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce’s young professionals group, HYPE Miami, hosts a networking reception in the Brickell area. 5:30 p.m. registration. 6-8 p.m. networking. Sci Sci at Brickell, 1053 SE First Ave., Miami. $20-$25. Details: (305) 577-5444 or email@example.com or www.miamichamber.com.
MEETING AND RECOGNITION
The South Florida Hispanic Chamber of Commerce holds a networking reception and awards ceremony in honor of Black History Month. 5:30-7:30 p.m. US Century Bank, 2301 NW 87th Ave., Miami. Free for members. $15 nonmembers. Details: (305) 534-1903 or www.sflhcc.com.