The U.S. Postal Service and the Direct Marketing Club will host a series of breakfast marketing seminars to be held at the Main Post Office, 380 W. 33rd St., room 4500, in New York. Industry experts from the following agencies will speak at the seminars: Multicultural Marketing, The Bravo Group, Oct. 24; Direct Mail for Dummies, The Horah Group, Oct. 30; Customer Relationship Management, Customer Growth Partners, Nov. 6; List and Database Seminar, Mal Dunn Associates, Nov. 14; E-mail Marketing, Bigfoot Interactive, Nov. 21. To register, call Vilma at the club at (516) 746-6700.


The entry deadline for the 2003 Effie Awards, sponsored by the New York American Marketing Association, is Oct. 25 at 3:00 p.m. For info or to enter, visit, or call Darin Aurnichitaroon at (212) 687-3280, ext. 222.


The Advertising Hall of Achievement awards ceremony, sponsored by the American Advertising Federation, will take place at The Waldorf-Astoria in New York. Nov. 19. The event honors outstanding advertising professionals age 40 and under. For more info, contact Lisa Rubin at (800) 999-2231 or