Calendar Of Events Business
Written by Miami Today on May 24, 2012
BAGELS WITH BOSS
The Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce’s president and CEO Barry Johnson hosts "Bagels with the Boss," a networking event in Doral. Learn more about the chamber, how to get connected, and how to get business. 8 a.m. registration. 8:30-10 a.m. program. US Gas and Electric, 3737 NW 87th Ave., Suite 2, Doral. Free. Details: (305) 577-5486 or email@example.com or www.miamichamber.com.
The Miami-Dade Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce hosts a "Women’s Empowerment Luncheon." The event features Hedy Goldsmith, executive pastry chef at Michael’s Genuine Food & Drink, speaking on "Women in the Restaurant Industry" 11:30 a.m. registration. Noon-1:30 p.m. lunch. Hyatt Regency Miami, 400 SE Second Ave., Miami. $35 members. $45 others. Details: (305) 673-4440 or firstname.lastname@example.org or www.gogaymiami.com.
The Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce hosts "Goals Conference 2012," a two-day planning retreat to develop the programs and goals that will drive the chamber, and the vision that will move the community forward in the coming year. This year’s conference features special sessions including a Mayoral Forum; the South Florida Good To Great Awards luncheon with NBC6 Anchor Jackie Nespral; the Mojitos; Martinis & More networking reception; and Consular Corps Reception. 8 a.m.-8 p.m. May 31-June 1. Hilton Miami Downtown, 1601 Biscayne Blvd., Ballroom Level, Miami. $65-$400. Tables of 10 $1,000 for awards luncheon. Details: (305) 577-5421 or email@example.com or www.miamichamber.com.
The German American Business Chamber of South Florida hosts a reception for Dr. Claudia Hillinger, the chamber’s 2012 award of excellence recipient. 5:30-7:30 p.m. Northern Trust Bank of Florida, 700 Brickell Ave., Miami. $500-$1,000. Details: firstname.lastname@example.org or www.gabc.us.
Chamber South, in partnership with the Coral Gables Chamber of Commerce, hosts a "State of Florida Legislative Round-up," featuring State Sen. Miguel Diaz de la Portilla and State. Rep. Michael Bileca. 8-10 a.m. Becker & Poliakoff, 121 Alhambra Plaza, 10th floor, Alhambra Towers, Coral Gables. $20 for members with RSVP by May 29. $25 for members after May 29. $30 others. Details: (305) 661-1621 or email@example.com or www.chambersouth.com.