Kerry J. Smith, publisher of Promo, addresses the St. Louis chapter of the Promotion Marketing Association's monthly meeting. The event is at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel in Clayton, beginning at noon. For info, call Rick Forrestal at (314) 863-4532.
The Broadcast Advertising Club of Chicago's Last Blast of Summer party will be at Joe's
at 5:30 p.m. For info, call (312) 440-0540.
The Advertising Federation of Minnesota's professional development seminar features Pat Hayes and Ruth Harvey of Initio addressing "Influence Advertising." The event is at Minneapolis Hilton & Towers from 8 a.m. to 9:15 a.m. For info, call (612) 339-5470.
The future of media planning is the topic for the Media Research Club of Chicago's symposium. Joe Mandese, editor of The Myers Report, is the luncheon speaker at the event, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Hotel Intercontinental. For info, call Helen Katz at (312) 552-6909.