RiverWest Marketing, 647 Ridgely Ave., Annapolis, will hold a free seminar, "7 Secrets of Successful Marketing," from 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Sept. 13.
Information: 410-266-3600 or www.riverwestmarketing .com.
DuPont honors Crosby Marketing
The DuPont Co. has honored Crosby Marketing Communications for providing services and results that contributed to growing DuPont's business in 2006.
Crosby was recognized for marketing communications created for DuPont Legal.
Doctor joins medical center
Dr. Thomas D. Lee has joined the staff of Anne Arundel Medical Center as a member of the ENTAA Care, which offers ear, nose, throat, asthma, allergy and audiology services.
Dr. Lee is a graduate of the University of Miami. He lives in Columbia.
Word-of-mouth to be discussed
The Gambrills Thursday Morning B chapter of Business Network International Inc. will host a visitors day to discuss the impact that word-of-mouth marketing has on local businesses' bottom line.
The event will be held from 7:15 a.m. to 9 a.m. Sept. 27 at Bob Evans Restaurant in the Village at Waugh Chapel on Route 3, Gambrills.
BankAnnapolis names executive
BankAnnapolis has named Kathryn Coursey as vice president in its Private Business Banking Group.
Coursey will focus on helping small-business owners and entrepreneurs manage and grow their companies with resources available at BankAnnapolis.
New manager at Health Department
Michelle Emerson, R.N., B.S.N., is the new manager of the Communicable Diseases Program for the Anne Arundel County Department of Health.
She will supervise programs that focus on the prevention and control of diseases, including HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis, hepatitis and rabies.
She has worked with the department since 2003. She resides in Annapolis.
Maritime Museum benefit Sept. 15
The Boatyard Bar and Grill will host its annual Boatyard Beach Party to benefit the Annapolis Maritime Museum from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Sept. 15 on the museum's beach, 723 Second St., Eastport.
Last year's beach party raised $50,000 to help rebuild the McNasby building at the museum. Tickets are $50.
Information: 410-216-6206 or www.boatyardbarandgrill .com.
Executive training hosted at AACC
Anne Arundel Community College will host Balanced Scorecard training for executives of businesses and organizations in the Baltimore-Washington metropolitan area on Sept. 17 and Sept. 18 at the Hilton Hotel, 5485 Twin Knolls Road, Columbia.
The Balanced Scorecard system teaches managers and executives to mobilize employees to fulfill an organization's mission and to translate goals into action plans.
DHL opens BWI facility
DHL, a global express delivery and logistics company, has opened a facility at BWI Marshall Airport.
It will provide aircraft container loading and unloading and deliveries for customers throughout Maryland.
TasteBuds benefits city floral displays
The Annapolis Business Association and the city of Annapolis will present the eighth annual TasteBuds, a culinary event to raise funds for the hanging flower baskets and container gardens that adorn downtown Annapolis.
TasteBuds will be held from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Oct. 30 at the Westin Annapolis Hotel, 100 Westgate Circle. Tickets go on sale Sept. 14.