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orange showcase
The Orange County Ad Club is hosting its third annual Ad Expo and Creative Showcase at the Irvine Hyatt Regency, Irvine, Calif. Info: www.ocadclub.org
Sept. 13
car talk
Michael J. Slagter, corporate marketing manager for Lexus at Toyota Motor Sales U.S.A., will be the featured speaker at the next Magazine Representatives Association luncheon. Four Seasons Hotel, Beverly Hills, Calif. Info: (323) 655-1951
Sept. 14
market sharing
Cost Plus World Market chief executive officer Murray Dashe will discuss how advertising has contributed to his company’s success at the next Eastbay Advertising Club luncheon. Waterfront Plaza Hotel, Jack London Square, Oakland, Calif. Info: (510) 658-4883
Sept. 15
talkin’ shop
Join the Direct Marketing Association at its 11th Annual Direct Marketing to Business Conference. San Francisco Marriott. Info: (800) 927-5007
Sept. 22-24