Aug. 22, 2003


Aug. 28 - The Suncoast Tiger Bay Club will hold a luncheon meeting with guest speaker U.S. Rep. Jim Davis at noon in the Feather Sound Country Club, 2201 Feather Sound Drive, Clearwater. Cost is $15 for members and $20 for guests. Call (727) 822-1001.

Sept. 18 - The Tampa Chamber of Commerce will announce Small Business of the Year award winners at 6:30 p.m. at A La Carte Pavilion, 4050 Dana Shores Drive.

Oct. 28-29 - Tampa Bay Technology Forum will hold a two-day entrepreneurial boot camp at the Raymond James office in St. Petersburg. Speakers include company founders, venture capitalists and angel investors. Cost is $199 for forum members and $299 for all others. Call (727) 510-2524.



Aug. 28 - The Young Professionals Group will hold a free social from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. between The Tasting Room at Fred's, J.D. Fords Wine & Spirits and the Living Room, Sarasota. Call 955-2508, Ext. 442 or e-mail

Aug. 28 - Legg Mason Wood Walker Inc. will hold the second annual ArtinBusiness reception from 5 to 8 p.m. at 1999 Main St., Sarasota. RSVP by Aug. 22. Call 365-8500 or e-mail

Sept. 5 - The Sarasota County Association of Realtors will hold the first of a two-part education class for Realtors and appraisers. "The Florida Building Code" will be taught by Paul Mashburn from 8:30 to noon in the association office, 3590 S. Tuttle Ave., Sarasota. Cost is $7. Call (941) 923-2315.

Sept. 10 - The Sarasota County Association of Realtors will hold "This Code's for You," a discussion of the code of ethics for all Realtors from 9 a.m. to noon in the association office, 3590 S. Tuttle Ave., Sarasota. Cost, $5. Call (941) 923-2315.

Sept. 10 - The Manatee Chamber of Commerce will hold "The Impact of Good Ethics in the Workplace" from 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Chamber Board Room, 222 10th St. W., Bradenton. Cost, $15 for members; and $20, others. Reservations are required by Sept. 5. Call Lisa Reeder at (941) 748-4842, Ext. 123.

Sept. 17 - The Southwest Florida Paralegal Association Inc. will hold a dinner meeting "Construction Lien Law" with guest speaker Stuart Levine, Esq., from 6 to 8:30 p.m. at the Sarasota Yacht Club, 1100 John Ringling Blvd., Sarasota. Call Kim Swartz at 364-8787.

Sept. 25 - The Sarasota County Openly Plans for Excellence will hold a Community Principles for Redevelopment and Infill Study Group meeting with Karen Rushing, the Sarasota County Clerk of Court, from 4:15 to 5:45 p.m. at the Hospice of Southwest Florida, 5955 Rand Blvd., Sarasota. Call 365-8751 or e-mail