BETTER BUSINESS BUREAU

WHEN: Tuesday, 11 a.m. registration; 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. program/luncheon

WHERE: Oak Lodge Reception and Conference Center, 2834 South Sherwood Forest Blvd., Baton Rouge

TOPIC: “Go Social – Learn Local. Why do You Need Social Media Marketing?

Is Your Website Dead?”

RESERVATIONS: BJ Militello, (225) 346-8343 or bjm@batonrouge.bbb.org

ASSOCIATION OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY PROFESSIONALS

WHEN: Thursday, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.

WHERE: DeAngelo’s, 7970 Jefferson Highway, Baton Rouge

TOPIC: “Data Security”

COST: No charge for meeting, lunch not included.

RESERVATIONS: aitpbr@gmail.com or www.aitpbr.org

BUSINESS NETWORK OF BATON ROUGE

WHEN: Tuesday, 7:30 a.m.

WHERE: Bocage Racquet Club, 7600 Jefferson Highway, Baton Rouge

SPEAKER: Dennis Pennington, of Pennington & Martinez Attorneys at Law

RESERVATIONS: Joey Duggan at (225) 252-3619

AMERICAN BUSINESS WOMEN’S ASSOCIATION — LA CAPITALE CHAPTER

WHEN: Wednesday, 11:15 a.m. registration/networking; 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. meeting/lunch

WHERE: Juban’s Restaurant, 3739 Perkins Road, Baton Rouge

COST: $25 members; $30 with no RSVP and all guests

RESERVATIONS: Ellen McDowell, (225)964-1036, or www.abwabatonrouge.org by Monday

SALES AND MARKETING EXECUTIVES OF GREATER BATON ROUGE

WHEN: Thursday, 11 a.m. registration; 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. luncheon/presentation

WHERE: Juban’s Restaurant, 3739 Perkins Road, Baton Rouge

SPEAKER: Adam Knapp, president and CEO of the Baton Rouge Area Chamber, discussing Baton Rouge-area business accomplishments in 2014 and projections for 2015

COST: Free for SME members; $35 guests

RESERVATIONS: Nancy Carter, (225) 978-4004 or at www.smegbr.org.