Posted in on February 16, 2014
Richmond business and franchise attorney will be speaking on business ethics and franchising at two separate events on Tuesday, February 18. The first event, sponsored by the Focus Group, takes place at Can Can Brasserie and will run from 7:30 - 9:00 am. Perkins and local business owner Charlie Wood will lead an interactive discussion on business ethics titled "The Character of a Company (Building and Protecting Your Company Through Ethics)".
Later that morning from 11:30 am - 1:30 pm, Perkins will speak at a workshop at the Henrico County Economic Development Authority on Parham Road sponsored by the GRCC Small Business Development Center led by Tom Lawrence of Frannet titled "The Eight Things You Must Know Before Buying a Franchise". Eric will be sharing thoughts on federal and state regulation of franchising, franchise agreements, and other legal aspects of franchising.
For last-minute registration info and details, contact Eric on Monday.
Posted in on January 31, 2014
If you are a tennis fan, then you want to mark your calendar for Saturday, February 8, 2014 at 10:00 am at the Grace Street Theater. There will be two tennis-focused film screenings featuring the lives of Althea Gibson and Arthur and Johnnie Ashe, followed by a panel discussion and book signing. Panelists include Rex Miller, Jolynn Johnson Smith, and Tom Hood, with the discussion being moderated by Eric Perkins, local tennis supporter and co-author of "Richmond-One of America's Best Tennis Towns". The morning festivities are part of the Southern Film Festival sponsored by VCU.