AmSouth Bank and Nashville Minority Business Center Host Executive Briefings

NASHVILLE, TN.-- The Nashville Minority Business Center (Nashville MBC) and AmSouth Bank will hold a series of breakfast meetings for CEO's and executives across the Middle Tennessee area to unveil preliminary activities planned for the 20th Annual Minority Enterprise Development Week (MEDWEEK) Business Conference, slated September 30- October 6, 2002.

"These briefings help our corporate community better understand the importance of MEDWeek and the impact that the inclusion of minority and women-owned businesses have on the economy," says Marilyn Robinson, executive director of the Nashville MBC.

"The entire week presents opportunities to learn new marketing initiatives, develop potential business and network with successful business executives in the area."

Nashville Mayor Bill Purcell, honorary chairperson for this year's MEDWeek, is encouraging both corporate and community participation to ensure the event is successful. "Mayor Purcell is committed to making MEDWeek a tremendous success," says Robinson.