APRIL 25—The African American Chamber of Commerce of Western Pennsylvania will host its PowerBreakfast Meeting at 7:30 a.m. at the Rivers Club, One Oxford Centre, 301 Grant St., Downtown. The special guest will be the President of the Greater Pittsburgh Chamber of Commerce Dewitt Pear. As the new president, Pearl will discuss the Chamber’s priorities and listen to input for their planning process with the Allegheny Conference’s regional investors. Reservations are required by April 23. For more information, call 412-392-0610 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Lunch & Learn
APRIL 25—The Chatham University Center for Women’s Entrepreneurship will host the “Lunch & Learn Event: The Business of Making Movies in Southwestern PA” from 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at Chatham University, Mellon Board Room, 1146 Murray Hill Ave., Shadyside. Speaker Dawn Keezer, director, Pittsburgh Film Office, will tell attendees about the inner workings of the local film industry and what is shooting in the region. Registration is required. For more information, visit http://www.chatham.edu/cwe.
Writing for Web/Social Media
APRIL 29—The Robert Morris University Bayer Center for Nonprofit Management will host “Writing for the Web and Social Media” from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. at 339 Sixth Ave., Suite 750, Downtown. Cindy Leonard will teach how to improve your written website and social media content, increase one’s site’s usability, and leverage one’s website and social media as communication tools. Registration is required and includes lunch. For more information, visit http://www.bcnm-rmu.org.
Urban Power to Prosper
APRIL 29—The University of Pittsburgh Institute for Entrepreneurial Excellence will host its Urban Power to Prosper Program from 5:45-8:45 p.m. at the University Club, 123 University Place, Oakland. The topic will be “Human Resources.” The Urban Power to Prosper Program is for a 9-month certificate program; ideal for small business owners who are located in an inner city neighborhood in Pittsburgh, who have been in business for a minimum of three years and much more. Registration is requested. For more information, call 412-624-1544.
APRIL 30—The African American Chamber of Commerce of Western Pennsylvania will host its Members’ Mixer from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the Pittsburgh Athletic Association, 4215 Fifth Ave., Oakland. The host for the evening will be Renee DiMichiei Farrow. This is an opportunity for Chamber members to network with each other. Attendees are asked to also bring business cards. Reservations are requested by April 28. For more information, call 412-392-0610 or email email@example.com.
(To have information on Business Calendar, send information at least two weeks in advance to: 315 E. Carson St., Pittsburgh, PA 15219; Fax: 412-481-1360 or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.)