Chattanooga Chamber Business Calendar Jan. 29-Feb. 2

Friday, January 26, 2018

Here is the Chattanooga Chamber Business Calendar for Jan. 29-Feb. 2:

Jan. 29 Reality Check at Sale Creek High School
8:15 to 10:15 a.m.
Sale Creek High School : 211 Patterson Road
Reality Check teaches 9th graders budgeting and emphasizes the connection between education and income by allowing students to roleplay as heads of household. If you would like to volunteer in presenting this household management exercise to 9th graders, please contact Cathy Humble at chumble@chattanoogachamber.com or at 763-4321. 

Jan. 29 Reality Check at Center for Creative Arts
9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Center for Creative Arts: 1301 Dallas Road
If you would like to volunteer in presenting this household management exercise to 9th graders, please contact Cathy Humble at chumble@chattanoogachamber.com or at 763-4321. 

Jan. 30 Chamber Ambassador Orientation
8:30-10 a.m.
Chamber Board Room: 811 Broad St.
This volunteer orientation includes an overview of Chamber Ambassador duties, as well as  training that equips participants with strategies for leveraging Chamber connections. 

Feb. 1 Downtown Chamber Council Meeting
7:30-9 a.m.
Bessie Smith Cultural Center: 200 E M L King Blvd.
Speaker: Mark Wharton, UTC Athletic Director
$15 

Feb. 1 East Ridge Chamber Council Meeting
11:45 a.m.-1 p.m.
East Ridge Community Center: 1517 Tombras Ave.
$10

Feb. 2 Ooltewah/Collegedale Chamber Council Coffee
8:30-9:30 a.m.
Wired Coffee Bar: 5707 Main St. 

Feb. 2 Reality Check at Ivy Academy
11:15 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Gymnasium at Mile Straight Baptist Church: 8448 Springfield Rd.
If you would like to volunteer in presenting this household management exercise to 9th graders, please contact Cathy Humble at chumble@chattanoogachamber.com or at 423-763-4321. 

Feb. 2 Ribbon Cutting for Antibes Boutique
3-3:30 p.m.
Antibes Boutique: 813 Chestnut St. 

For the most up-to-date event information visit chattanoogachamber.com

Chamber Community Partner Events: 

Jan. 30 Business in a Box: Is Franchising for You?
11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
INCubator: 100 Cherokee Blvd.
Are you considering business ownership, yet would like to eliminate typical startup concerns? There are over 3,200 franchises out there in over 80 different industries. In this seminar, gather direction, resources and support to find a business model that meets your needs. 
Speaker: Jerry Bird, FranNet of Alabama, East Tennessee & Mississippi
Free. Pre-registration required at clients.tsbdc.org/




New Hamilton County Businesses

Here are the new business licenses from the County Clerk's office: ACES PRESS LLC SUSAN  STOKER 3 PUBLISHING 711 SIGNAL MOUNTAIN ROAD STE 175 CHATTANOOGA TN 37405 AT HOME COMPLETE CARE TINA  JAMES 3 SITTING SERVICE FOR ELDERLY 5808 RINGGOLD ROAD EAST RIDGE TN 37412 BACK TO BLACK RICHARD  EDEN 4 CUSTOM SEALCOATING & ... (click for more)

Chattanooga Chamber Calendar Of Events May 28-June 1

May 29, Leveraging Social Media 5:30 to 7 p.m. Chattanooga WorkSpace: 302 W. 6th St. During this class, learn the right platforms for your business to be on. $15 Register at thechattery.org .     May 31, Small Business Orientation: Morning Seminar 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. INCubator: 100 Cherokee Blvd. (Please park ... (click for more)

Jury Finds Donaldson Guilty Of Second-Degree Murder In Killing Of Son-In-Law

A Criminal Court jury late Friday afternoon returned a verdict of guilty of second-degree murder against Glen Donaldson in the killing of his son-in-law, Adam Levi. He is facing 15-60 years in state prison. Judge Don Poole will set the sentence at a sentencing hearing on July 12.  He has been free on bond, but was taken into custody after the verdict. The jury deliberated ... (click for more)

1st Vote On Controversial Signal Mountain Grocery Proposal Set June 13; Town To Choose Either Tennessee American Or Waldens Ridge For Water Service

The next steps in rezoning 617 Cauthen Way were discussed at the Signal Mountain work session Friday afternoon. Since the last council meeting, Town Manager Boyd Veal created a list of conditions to include in the zoning ordinance relating to the proposed commercial development designed to assure that there is no negative impact to the surrounding properties or to the interest of ... (click for more)

Speaking Of A Cove

Mr. Sole Commissioner Whitfield,   I live in  a cove in western most Chattanooga. My back yard is woods. My front yard is woodland too. My neighbors and I had chance to voice our disagreement in 1996 to the proposed sale of a portion of the farm that dominated this cove and we did. There weren’t very many of us. One member of the group that listened to ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: 'Don't Dare Endorse Me!'

When Joe Smith, a member of the Hamilton County School Board, met with officials of the UnifiEd political action committee on Tuesday, his instructions to his somber listeners were very specific. He told the leaders of the now-tainted education non-profit group. “Do not endorse me. I extended the courtesy of answering your questions … I am eager to do the right thing. But I am saying ... (click for more)