Regional Events News - Page 40

Page 40 of Regional Events News issued by the Send2Press® Newswire service.

CA Boom 4: The West Coast Independent Design Show Adds a New Area – the ‘Modern Parenting’ Zone

SANTA MONICA, Calif. – Mar. 19 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Recognizing that good design need not stop at the door to the kid’s room, the CA Boom design show will for the first time ever include a ‘Modern Parenting Zone,’ a new and exciting display of the latest in modern design for babies, kids, and contemporary parents.

Georgetown Hosts Policy Conference on National Security

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Mar. 15 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The Georgetown Public Policy Institute is hosting its 13th Annual Conference, entitled Securing Our Nation’s Future, this Friday, March 23, in the Rayburn House Office Building in Washington, D.C. The conference will examine multiple dimensions of national security including the growing threat of terrorism, the nation’s long-term fiscal future and the innovative health care reforms taking place across the country.

Therapist Offers Cautionary Warning Regarding ‘The Secret’

SANTA MONICA, Calif. – Mar. 13 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Ray Doktor, M.A., clinical hypnotherapist, presents a 2-hour workshop on March 24th on ‘Learn the Truth Behind ‘The Secret’ to Get What You Really Want,’ at Upstairs @ Wild Oats Market 500 Wilshire Blvd., Santa Monica, CA. Workshop is $15. He also provides individual sessions.

Business Sale Expert Teaches Business Owners How to Get Better Broker Service and Make More Money

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Business owners trying to sell their business are often intimidated by high commission rates. A free seminar that focuses on strategies for selling a business will be hosted by T7 Inc. Mergers and Acquisitions on Friday, March 9th, 2007 at 1:00 p.m.; it will take place in the Albuquerque metro area and is open to all business owners regardless of industry, size, or location.

CA Boom 4’s Prefab Zone to Bring Modernist Prefab Manufacturers and Would-Be Buyers Under One Roof

SANTA MONICA, Calif. – Feb. 2 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — For decades, prefab homes were supposed to be the next big thing – never mind that they were found primarily on the pages of design magazines or in architects’ sketchbooks. What a difference a year makes. ‘Modernist Prefab’ is no longer a concept but is now a reality.

CA Boom 4: The West Coast Independent Design Show Moves to Larger Site in March 2007

SANTA MONICA, Calif. – Jan. 26 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — For the past three years, the annual CA Boom Design Show has been a must-attend event for both the design trade and savvy consumers of good design. This year, CA Boom 4 will showcase an impressive line-up of fine furniture designers, architects and furniture manufacturers, many of whom will be bringing products that are World, North American or West Coast debuts.

VOICE Conference Announces as Major Sponsor

TORONTO, Canada – Jan. 17 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The VoiceOver International Creative Experience – VOICE – is pleased to announce the participation of major sponsor,, the voice marketplace, at the first ever voiceover experience, scheduled to take place at the Palace Station in Las Vegas, NV March 27th through March 31st, 2007.

Public Companies Invited to Attend Governance Seminar – SOX Compliance, SEC Updates to be Discussed

DENVER, Colo., Nov. 20 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Denver-area public companies and their audit committee members are invited to participate in ‘Governance Update: SOX compliance…and what’s next with the SEC,’ a free seminar offered by RSM McGladrey, one of the top accounting, tax and business consulting organizations in the country. The seminar will be held at the Wyndham Hotel Denver Tech Center on Dec. 6, 2006, from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Automated Compliance System Expert, Jason Roth, to Speak at the MBA’s Legal Issues in Mortgage Technology Conference

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – Nov. 8 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — ComplianceEase(R), a leading provider of automated compliance and risk-management solutions, announced today that Jason Roth, one of its co-founders and senior vice president of product management, will speak at the November 16, 2006 session ‘Protecting Your Company: Rules-Based Systems and Fraud Detection.’ The session will take place during the Mortgage Bankers Association’s (MBA) 2006 Legal Issues in Mortgage Technology Conference. to Host Free Promotional Event with Syrus Yarbrough of MTV’s Real World Boston

SYRACUSE, N.Y., Nov. 7 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — is hosting an event at Aladdin’s Natural Eatery at 163 Marshall Street, November 15 at 10:30 a.m., near Syracuse University in Syracuse, N.Y.; the event will provide students, teachers and other interested people with the opportunity to mingle in an open forum with the popular reality TV castmate, Syrus Yarbrough, of MTV’s ‘Real World Boston.’

First Annual Sino-American Inter-University Healthcare Collaboration Conference Hosted in Tampa Bay Area

SARASOTA, Fla. – Oct. 4 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The First Annual Sino-American Inter-University Medical / Dental / Nursing Exchange Conference will be held at the campus of Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine, it was announced today by L.R. Mage, LLC, the USA event administrator. The event will be open to the entire healthcare community October 14, 2006 from 9:00 A.M. to 3:00 P.M.

Glazer-Kennedy Innercircle(TM) Ft. Lauderdale Chapter Announces First Meeting Success

FT. LAUDERDALE, Fla. – Oct. 4 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Would you like to know the secrets of creating a competition-free zone for your business? Well, you are not alone. On September 23, 2006, the Ft. Lauderdale Chapter of the Glazer-Kennedy InnerCircle held their first meeting and exceeded their attendee’s expectations; they are now inviting local entrepreneurs to join the next scheduled meeting on October 28, 2006.

Information Mapping, Inc.’s Deborah Kenny to Speak at Yankee IABC Event

BOSTON, Mass. – Sept. 28 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The Yankee Chapter of the International Association of Business Communicators (IABC) will host a professional development program entitled: High-Performance Communication: The Information Mapping(R) Method, on Wednesday, October 11 at The Conference Center at Bentley.

Kentucky’s Largest Example of Unbridled Spirit Unveiled

OWENSBORO, Ky. – Sept. 20 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Straight from the horse’s mouth, or nose to be exact, Governor Ernie Fletcher recently unveiled a unique land maize (maze) in the shape of the Kentucky Unbridled Spirit logo on a farm near Owensboro, it was announced today by Lambert Land Maize and Pumpkin Patch.

Donald Lampe – National Mortgage Compliance Expert – to Speak at ComplianceEase’s Implementing Competitive Mortgage Compliance Practices 2006 and Beyond Webinar

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – Sept. 7 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — ComplianceEase(R), a leading provider of automated compliance and risk-management solutions, is hosting the Implementing Competitive Mortgage Compliance Practices 2006 and Beyond Webinar. This event is designed to offer compliance professionals an online interactive forum giving insights into existing and upcoming regulatory compliance issues.

Baltimore Chapter of Plast, Ukrainian Scouting Organization to Host an Educational Program about Ukrainian Famine-Genocide of 1932-33

BALTIMORE, Md. – Sept. 6 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The local Baltimore chapter of the Plast, Ukrainian Scouting Organization, in conjunction with Eternal Memory – Ukrainian Genocide Committee, will host an educational/informational program about the Ukrainian Famine-Genocide of 1932-33 at the Ukrainian Festival in Patterson Park in Baltimore on September 9th and 10th from 12:00 – 6:00 p.m.

Delicious ROX Festival to Showcase Unsigned Music Talent

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Sept. 6 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — More than 20,000 people are expected in Sedalia, Missouri, bringing to mind the great festivals of old like the original Woodstock and Monterey Pops. The Delicious ROX Festival 2006 is the Midwest’s all-ages, all-day premier showcase for up-and-coming and unsigned talent. Makes Big Splash Among Jet Set at Exclusive Summer Soiree in the Hamptons

HOUSTON, TX – Aug. 11 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — On Saturday, July 29, 2006, wowed the Hamptons jet set by throwing an exclusive summer soiree at the Stereo House in the Hamptons. Celebrities and socialites alike decked themselves out in exquisite – and one-of-a-kind – Whiteflash designs and partied the night away to the tunes of DJ Sky Nellor.

Maverick Broker Sells Out 50-Seat, $149K Seminar in Just 9 Days Using the Exact Same Marketing System He Uses to Bring in $731K a Year in Fees

CHICAGO, IL – July 27 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — At a time when over 48,000 people a year are clearing their desks and leaving the mortgage industry, and even established firms are closing their doors for good, maverick Illinois mortgage broker, Scott Tucker, is bucking the trend, recently proving his point by selling out his 50-seat ‘Mastermind Summit’ at $2,997 a seat using the same direct emotional response marketing he uses to attract highly-qualified and non-fee-resistant borrowers to his brokerage. The purpose of the Summit is to give Tucker the opportunity to pass his business-building and money-making methods on to other mortgage brokers and loan officers.

A Faery Hunt! O.C. Announces Final Weeks

HUNTINGTON BEACH, CA – July 21 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — A Faery Hunt! O.C., the interactive theatrical experience that has entertained hundreds of children over the summer, announced today that the faeries and other magical creatures are leaving the enchanted lawns of Huntington Beach Central Park for the season. The final performance is slated for Saturday, August 12, 2006 at 10:30 a.m. The hunt begins where Central Park Drive ends on the western side of the park, just east of Edwards Street.

San Jose Seminar Will Help Agents Handle Rising Tide of Long Term Care Insurance Applications; Event Hosted by LTC Financial Partners

SAN JOSE, CA – July 7 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Long term care insurance used to be a hard sell. Now it can be an easier sell, if done right, thanks to two powerful forces: the graying of America, and insurance-friendly pressure from Washington and Sacramento. That’s the thrust of a seminar for agents on July 14-16 in San Jose, CA. The Deficit Reduction Act, signed by President Bush on February 8, offers carrot-and-stick incentives for millions of Americans, including 77 million aging baby boomers, to buy long term care insurance instead of relying on Medicaid. And the states, including California, are weighing in with additional incentives.

The Birds Seminar Has Landed an Albuquerque to Bridge the Communication Gap Between the Boomers, Gen X’s and Gen Y’ers

ALBUQUERQUE, NM – June 21 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — What are the Birds? It’s a fun, interactive seminar presented by Mr. Tod Novak. Discover how to effectively communicate with everyone regardless of their generation by identifying personality types, not by analysis of age or generation. Over the past 10 years, past participants have valued discovering ones own personality type, and learning to identify others personalities in 60 seconds or less.

Area Students Awarded Scholarship to Attend 21st Annual Missouri Business Week

COLUMBIA, MO – June 21 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Over 150 students from more than 70 Missouri High Schools will participate in the 21st Annual Missouri Business Week (MBW), to be held in Columbia, June 25-29 on the University of Missouri-Columbia campus. MBW is sponsored by the CENTER for Education and Private Enterprise(R), the not-for-profit foundation of the Missouri Association of REALTORS(R).

NEW Java Juice Jacks Up Chicago Ride for AIDS

CHICAGO, IL – June 2 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Look out, Red Bull, Venom and Whoopass. The riders on this year’s Ride for AIDS Chicago, June 3rd and 4th, are being powered by Java Juice(R). Java Juice, the first pure coffee extract ‘straight from the bean’ in Venice, California, has found acceptance on the Appalachian Trail, camp sites, organic markets and culinary institutions.

EMC Corporation’s Bob Solomon to Speak on Cross-Border Trade and Investment Opportunities

WAKEFIELD, MA – May 31 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The New England-Canada Business Council (NECBC) will hold its 7th Annual Technology Trade and Investment Conference on Monday, June 5, at the Sheraton Colonial Hotel and Golf Club, Wakefield, Massachusetts.

Cleveland Seminar Will Prep Agents for Long Term Care Insurance Bonanza; Following Tax-Friendly Legislation, Flood of LTC Applications Expected

CLEVELAND, OH – May 25 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Thanks to incentives from Washington, tens of millions of Americans will seek long term care insurance, but agents aren’t prepared. That’s the gist of a seminar for agents on June 3-5 in Cleveland, sponsored by LTC Financial Partners LLC. The Deficit Reduction Act of 2005, signed by President Bush on February 8, offers carrot-and-stick motivation for 77 million retiring baby boomers, and others, to buy long term care insurance rather than rely on Medicaid.

Free Local Seminar Offers Viable Alternative to Bariatric Surgery

LIVONIA, MI – May 15 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Saturday, June 3 from 10:00 a.m. to noon, individuals who are considering weight-loss surgery will learn about a non-surgical, non-medical alternative in a free seminar held in Livonia. The free event is sponsored by Escape Obesity, Inc., a Michigan-based organization that assists individuals who are struggling with high levels of obesity.

Jurisdictionary(R) Legal Studies Club

ATLANTA, GA – May 9 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The Jurisdictionary(R) Legal Studies Club of Atlanta, GA (a local non-profit club) is hosting a seminar to benefit all people who need to know how to protect themselves from legal abuse … people who can’t afford a lawyer or aren’t sure they can trust the lawyer they have!

Staples Offers Electronics Recycling at Home Office Expo and Select Area Stores

BOSTON, MA – May 8 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — South Street Media, producers of the Home Office Expo, and Staples, lead sponsor of the Expo, announced today that Staples will kickoff a 15-day Recycling Event at the entrance of the Bayside Expo Center on June 2. During the entire run of the Home Office Expo, June 2 – 4, attendees can get $10 off the price of admission simply by bringing old computers, monitors, printers, laptops and fax machines for recycling.

Mother of Miracle Child to Keynote International Autism Conference

SALT LAKE CITY, UT – Apr. 28 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — US Autism & Asperger Association, Inc. (USAAA) announced today that Shannon Kenitz, Executive Director of the International Hyperbarics Association, will serve as the keynote speaker at USAAA’s upcoming Autism Spectrum Disorder Premier International Conference, August 9-12, in Park City, Utah.

Riviera Beach Organization Announces ‘Successful’ Business Expo

RIVIERA BEACH, FL – Apr. 25 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The Riviera Beach Business Association announced the participation of an enthusiastic crowd of local dignitaries for the First Annual Riviera Beach Business Expo. Council Chairman Chip Armstrong said ‘This expo will grow a great deal over these next few years as we continue to attract the existing and new business that are the backbone of this city.’

South Street Media and Telework Coalition Partner for Premier Home Office Expo

BOSTON, MA – Apr. 20 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — South Street Media, producers of the Home Office Expo, announced today that they have partnered with The Telework Coalition – TelCoa, a Washington, D.C.-based group that brings together a diverse array of organizations, companies and individuals with the common interest of promoting awareness and adoption of telework and telecommuting in the workforce.

Child Safety Group to Educate Public at Baby & Toddler Expo in PA

FT. WASHINGTON, PA – Apr. 12 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The Katie Elise Lambert Foundation ( will participate in the Genuardi’s Baby & Toddler Expo at the Fort Washington Expo Center, 1100 Virginia Drive, Fort Washington, PA, 19034. The Katie Elise Lambert Foundation will be in booth 305. Their Main Goal is to educate the public on the hidden dangers that present themselves in everyone’s home.

A Faery Hunt! O.C. – A Live Children’s Interactive Adventure

HUNTINGTON BEACH, CA – Apr. 12 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The cast of A Faery Hunt! O.C. will dedicate their May 6th preview performance in Central Park to benefit the Shipley Nature Center in Huntington Beach. A Faery Hunt! O.C. is the new Orange County version of the very successful show A Faery Hunt!, which has run in Los Angeles for over a year. Proceeds from the May 6th benefit preview will be donated to the Shipley Nature Center. The official premiere will be Saturday, May 13th, 2006, with subsequent shows currently scheduled on Saturday mornings through June. Both the preview and the premiere will begin at 10:30 a.m.

Felicia Middlebrooks to Keynote the 19th Annual Administrative Professionals Day(R) Luncheon

CHICAGO, IL – Apr. 10 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — On Wednesday, April 26, 2006 the Chicago Lake Shore Chapter of the International Association of Administrative Professionals(R) (IAAP) will host the 19th Annual Administrative Professionals Day(R) Luncheon. 150 Administrative Professionals and Executives from businesses throughout the city and surrounding suburbs traditionally attend the event.

New York Seminar Will Prepare Agents for Long Term Care Insurance Explosion; Flood of Applications Expected Following Recent Legislation

WHITE PLAINS, NY – Apr. 6 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Long term care insurance used to be a hard sell. Now it can be an easy sell, if done right, thanks to insurance-friendly pressure from Washington and Albany. That’s the thrust of a seminar for agents on April 19-21 in White Plains, New York. The Deficit Reduction Act, signed by President Bush on February 8, offers carrot-and-stick incentives for millions of Americans to buy long term care insurance; and the states, including New York, are weighing in with additional incentives. ‘We’re expecting an avalanche of applications,’ says Cameron Truesdell, CEO of LTC Financial Partners, host of the event. ‘But agents can’t handle the load unless they adopt new methods.’

New Workshop Teaches Business Owners, Entrepreneurs and Business Professionals to Dramatically Increase Profits and Personal Revenue While Laughing All the Way to the Bank

LAGUNA HILLS, CA – Apr. 3 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Internationally acclaimed speaker, author and prosperity coach, Karen Curry will be presenting her innovative two-day intensive training, Prosperity Boot Camp at Awakenings Metaphysical Bookstore, May 6-7. This unique workshop combines cutting-edge energy psychology techniques with innovative goal-setting and wealth-building strategies. Participants will learn how to radically increase their income potential as well as improve personal satisfaction and balance in their lives.

Internationally Renowned Communications Expert, Ann Wylie, to Speak at Yankee IABC Annual Conference: Making Connections on April 6th at Bentley College Conference Center

BOSTON, MA – Mar. 23 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The Yankee Chapter of International Association of Business Communicators (Yankee IABC) will host its annual conference on April 6th at the Conference Center of Bentley College, 145 Forest Street, Waltham, MA from 7:45 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Financial Professional University – A Comprehensive Educational System For Financial Planners

MIAMI BEACH, FL – Mar. 21 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The Colbeck Coaching Group offers an alternative training system for financial planners through the newly formed Financial Professional University. While most training for financial advisors focuses solely on practice management, Todd Colbeck of the Colbeck Coaching Group believes that training for financial planners ought to also help them improve their asset management and marketing skills.

Associated Cities Announces 2006 GeoDomain Expo

CHICAGO, IL – Mar. 16 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Associated Cities, the world’s largest association of city names on the Internet, announced today that owners of geographic domain names will gather in Chicago on June 2 and 3 at the 2006 GeoDomain Expo.