Calendar Of Events Business
Written by Miami Today on July 22, 2010
The Miami-Dade Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce holds a networking luncheon for its Upper Eastside/Midtown membership. 11:30 a.m. registration. Noon-1 p.m. luncheon and networking. Soyka’s, 5556 NE Fourth Court, Miami $30. RSVP requested. Details: (305) 673-4440 or email@example.com.
Join Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Barry Johnson for "Bagels with the Boss," an event the chamber holds to introduce prospective members to what it has to offer. 8 a.m. registration. 8:30-10 a.m. program. Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce, 1601 Biscayne Blvd., ballroom level, Miami. Free. Details: (305) 577-5486 or firstname.lastname@example.org or www.miamichamber.com.
MUSEUM MEET UP
The Coral Gables Chamber of Commerce hosts a networking reception and tour of the new Coral Gables Museum. 5:30-7:30 p.m. Coral Gables Museum, 275 Giralda Ave., Coral Gables. $25-$30. Details: (305) 446-1657 or www.coralgableschamber.org.
SHOW YOUR SKILLS
The Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce holds its monthly networker with a twist — auditions to represent the chamber in a regional talent show. 6-8 p.m. Mango’s Tropical Café, 900 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach. $10 members. $15 guests. Details: (305) 674-1300 or email@example.com or www.miamibeachchamber.com.
Miami-Dade County Commissioner Katy Sorenson speaks about handling success and defeat at the July Femfessionals networking lunch. Attendees will received a gift bag from Vida Spa and IheartPromotions, along with a chance to win prices from Corpo Yoga and Jewelry Fairies. Noon-2:30 p.m. Café Abbracci, 318 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables. $40 members. $50 others. Details: www.femfessionals.com.
MEET THE CANDIDATES
Chamber South holds a general membership breakfast, including a meet and greet with District 8 and 10 county commission candidates. 7:15-9 a.m. Miami Dadeland Mariott, 9090 S Dadeland Blvd., Kendall. $20 members. $30 nonmembers. Details: (305) 661-1621 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Leisha John, Americas director of environmental responsibility at Ernst & Young, speaks about "Corporate Strategies for Environmental Responsibility" at a Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce Sustainable Business Council event. 9-10:30 a.m. Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce, 1920 Meridian Ave., Miami Beach. Free. Details: www.miamibeachchamber.com.
The Coral Gables Chamber of Commerce holds its trustee luncheon with guest speaker Dr. Fernando Vilella Hernandez, an orthopedic trauma surgeon with the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, discussing experiences in Haiti. 11:45 a.m. Mayfair Hotel & Spa, 3000 Florida Ave., Coconut Grove. $45 members. $55 nonmembers and on-site registration. Details: www.coralgableschamber.org.
The Florida Foreign Trade Association holds business seminars and a business expo in honor of Women Entrepreneur’s Day. 3-9:30 p.m. July 28. Miami Free Zone, 2305 NW 107th Ave., Doral. $150 members. $175 others. Details: (305) 471-0737 or email@example.com
The Association for the Study of the Cuban Economy holds its annual meeting. 8 a.m.-6 p.m. Thursday and Friday. 8:30 a.m.-12:45 p.m. Saturday. Ends July 31. Miami Hilton Downtown, 1601 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. $45-$150. Details: www.ascecuba.org.
The West Kendall Business Association holds its monthly networking luncheon. Ralph Avallone, president of the National Green Energy Council is to discuss "The New Green Economy." 11:15 a.m. registration. Noon program and luncheon. Signature Gardens, 12725 SW 122 Ave., Kendall. $25 members. $35 others. Details: (305) 386-4030 or www.westkendallbusiness.com.
DOWNTOWN HANG OUT
The Miami-Dade Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce holds a networking luncheon for its downtown membership. 11:30 a.m. registration. Noon-1 p.m. luncheon and networking. Hard Rock Café, 401 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. $30. Details: (305) 673-4440 or firstname.lastname@example.org.