5/23 Business digest

Agent honored by Coldwell Banker
Niki Harmon of Clovis, an associate broker with Coldwell Banker Colonial Real Estate, has been honored as a member of the Coldwell Banker International Sterling Society, according to a Coldwell Banker news release. Membership is limited to the top 18 percent of the more than 126,00 sales associates worldwide in the Colder Banker system, the news release said.

Harmon was presented with the honor at the annual Coldwell Banker International Business Conference held at the Moscone Center in San Francisco that brought more than 10,000 Coldwell Banker sales associates, brokers, managers and employees together.

An Oklahoma native, Harmon has been a real estate agent with Colonial Real Estate for nearly two decades. She has been a Clovis resident since 1978 and holds a bachelor’s degree in education from Eastern New Mexico University. She is a member of the National Association of Realtors and Realtors Association of New Mexico, and serves on the Clovis Board of Realtors.

Luncheon slated for business leaders
Don Chalmers, owner of Don Chalmers Ford in Rio Rancho will speak at a community leadership luncheon being held by the Portales National Bank, Clovis National Bank and United Way of Eastern New Mexico, according to a news release from the banks and United Way. The luncheon is at 11:30 a.m. on June 6 at the Clovis Holiday Inn.

Cost is $5 per person or $40 for a table of eight.

Chalmers will share his personal and corporate philosophies about community leadership, according to the news release.

Seating is limited. For reservations, call 769-2103.

Workshop set on debt, bankruptcy
A free workshop on consumer debt and bankruptcy will be held from 6-8 p.m. June 21 at the Clovis-Carver Public Library, according to a news release from the State Bar of New Mexico.

The State Bar of New Mexico and New Mexico Civil Legal Services Commission are sponsoring the workshop, which is open to the public.

Attorney Shaun Burns of Clovis will discuss debt and bankruptcy, explain options and available services, and answer questions, according to the news release.

For information, call the State Bar of New Mexico at (800) 876-6227 or 797-6048.

Business Digest is compiled by CNJ News Editor Jean Verlich. She may be contacted at 763-6991, or by e-mail: