Sunday business calendar, July 14

July 14, 2013 

AMERICAN SOCIETY OF CIVIL ENGINEERS: 11:30 a.m. third Wednesdays, Brookland Baptist Church, 1054 Sunset Blvd., West Columbia; Ed Owens (803) 254-5800, eowens@flohut.com

AMERICAN SOCIETY OF TRAINING & DEVELOPMENT: 8-10 a.m. third Fridays, Midlands Technical College, Northeast Campus, 151 Powell Road; astdmidlands.org

ASSOCIATION OF FUNDRAISING PROFESSIONALS: Noon third Thursdays, Brookland Conference Center, 1066 Sunset Blvd., West Columbia; emmamyers2@juno.com, afpcsc.org

BUSINESS NETWORK INTERNATIONAL REFERRALS RESOURCE GROUP CHAPTER: Noon, Thursdays, Greater Lexington Chamber of Commerce, 311 West Main St., Lexington; Emily Wright, (803) 767-4817

BUSINESS REFERRAL GROUP: 7 a.m. third Wednesdays, Backyard Diner & Grille, Lake Carolina Town Center. (803) 466-1448

CAPITOL CODERS: Noon third Thursdays, Richland Medical Park 2, Lecture Hall, Medical Park Drive; local chapter of the American Association of Professional Coders; binabinet@scheart.com

COLUMBIA ASSOCIATION OF HEALTH UNDERWRITERS: Noon-1:30 p.m. third Thursdays, Palmetto Club, 1231 Sumter St.; (803) 446-3160

LEXINGTON BUSINESS ASSOCIATION: Noon Tuesdays, Flight Deck, 109 Old Chapin Road; Darcy Templeton, (803) 957-1243

LEXINGTON COUNTY LEADS GROUP: Noon, third Tuesday, Flight Deck, 109 Old Chapin Road; Jeff Howle, (803) 678-8121, jhowle@insphereis.com

MIDLANDS LEAD EXCHANGE GROUP: 12:30-1:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Panera Bread, Harbison; Todd Smith, (803) 561-9003

SANDHILLS BUSINESS GROUP: 7 a.m. Wednesdays, Backyard Diner & Grille, Lake Carolina’s Town Center; Drew Welp, (803) 794-2506.

SALES NETWORKS: Capital City Sales Exchange: 11:30 a.m. Wednesdays, Villa Tronco, 1213 Blanding St. Tom Hooker, (803) 960-2800, capitalcitysalesexchange.com; Columbia Sales Exchange: 11:30 a.m. Thursdays, Zorba’s, 6169 St. Andrews Road. Bill Beckwith, (803) 513-4921; columbiasalesexchange.com; and Richland Sales Club: 8 a.m. Thursdays, Cracker Barrel, 2208 Bush River Road. Neal Sutker, (803) 261-2025.

SOCIETY FOR TECHNICAL COMMUNICATION: 6 p.m. third Tuesdays, Grecian Gardens, 2312 Sunset Blvd., West Columbia; www.stc-sc.org; stcmidlands@yahoo.com

Lexington County Professionals of Lexington Toastmasters

SEMINARS/ WORKSHOPS

MANUFACTURING TODAY: Sponsored by Midlands Technical College Northeast campus. 8-10 a.m. Wednesday, 151 Powell Road. Free. Learn about the college’s new industrial maintenance programs for electrical and mechanical technicians. Info: (803) 732-0432

POWER IN DIVERSITY - THE VALUE OF EXCELLENCE CONFERENCE: Sponsored by Palmetto Health. 1 p.m. July 23, Palmetto Health Richland, 5 Richland Medical Park Drive. Free. Info: PalmettoHealth.org

ENTREPRENEUR INFORMATION SESSION: Sponsored the Small Business Development Center. 9-11:30 a.m. July 24, 4th floor conference room, USC Technology Incubator, 1225 Laurel St. $45 preregistration; $55 day of the event. Info: uscRegionSBDC.com

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