Chattanooga Chamber Calendar Of Events Feb. March 5-9

Thursday, March 1, 2018

March 5 NEWtrepreneur Bookkeeping? 10 Mistakes to Avoid

Noon to 1 p.m.

INCubator: 100 Cherokee Blvd.

Learn 10 common bookkeeping mistakes and practical, efficient solutions to overcome them. Topics include: how to classify workers, receipt requirements, meal expenses and more.

Speaker: Lynn Talbott, MBA, President of HRBiz and Advanced Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor

Register at clients.tsbdc.org.

Free

 

March 5 QuickBooks Online: Course 2 - What Are You Syncing?

2 to 5 p.m.

INCubator: 100 Cherokee Blvd.

This is an intermediate-to-advanced level comprehensive QBO class.  Bring your laptop and questions.

Speaker: Lynn Talbott, MBA, President of HRBiz and Advanced Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor

Register at clients.tsbdc.org.

$125

 

March 6 North Chattanooga Chamber Council Meeting

11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

The INCubator: 100 Cherokee Blvd.

Speaker: UnifiED, APEX Project

$10

 

March 7 AM Networking Sponsored by Hill & Hill Financial

8 to 9 a.m.

Hill & Hill Financial: 6148 Lee Hwy. Ste. 114

Held the first Wednesday of every month, AM Networking brings an average of 100 business people together for networking and hot coffee.

 

March 7 Ribbon Cutting for Hill & Hill Financial, LLC

9:15 to 9:45 a.m.

Hill & Hill Financial, LLC: 6148 Lee Hwy. Ste. 114

 

March 7 Pick the Brain of an Attorney

11 a.m. – Noon

INCubator: 100 Cherokee Blvd.

Legal topics to be covered: Leases, Contracts, Powers of Attorney, Corporate Meetings and other business related legal topics.

Speaker: Charles G. Fisher, Attorney at Law, Grant Konvalinka & Harrison, P.C.

Register at clients.tsbdc.org.

Free

 

March 8 Small Business Orientation  Morning Seminar

11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

INCubator: 100 Cherokee Blvd.

Get to know our TSBDC staff as we cover topics such as business entity options and tax registration, the importance of business planning, financing options, and the extensive network of resources through the TSBDC.

Speaker: TSBDC Staff

Register at clients.tsbdc.org.

Free

 

March 8 Southside Chamber Council Meeting

Noon to 1 p.m.

green|spaces: 63 E. Main St.

Speakers: Elizabeth Tallman and Rachel Westbrooks, ACES

$12

 

March 8 Small Business Orientation Evening Seminar

5:30 to 7 p.m.

INCubator: 100 Cherokee Blvd.

Get to know our TSBDC staff as we cover topics such as business entity options and tax registration, the importance of business planning, financing options, and the extensive network of resources through the TSBDC.

Speaker: TSBDC Staff

Register at clients.tsbdc.org.

Free

 

March 9 East Brainerd Chamber Council Coffee

8:30  to 9:30 a.m.

Spice and Tea Exchange: 2115 Gunbarrel Rd

Free

 



ALDI Brings New Jobs To Chattanooga With Hiring Event On Friday

ALDI will host a hiring event for its Chattanooga-area stores on  Friday . Known for offering market-leading wages and health insurance, ALDI is one of the fastest growing retailers in the U.S., creating new opportunities for people locally and nationwide. The event will be held from 7:30 a.m.-2 p.m. at Holiday Inn Express, 440 West Martin Luther King Boulevard. ALDI ... (click for more)

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The startup teams of The Company Lab’s Summer 2018 accelerators will pitch their companies and display their products and services at CO.LAB Demo Night.   The event will take place July 26 from 6-9 p.m in the Waterhouse Pavilion at Miller Plaza. Food and beverages will be served. Entry is free and open to the public. Click here to register.   Demo Night marks ... (click for more)

Former Dalton High School Teacher Who Fired Gun At School Pleads Guilty, Sentenced To 2 Years

Jesse Randall Davidson, 53, formerly of 5219 Hwy 11, Rising Fawn, and formerly a teacher at Dalton High School, entered a guilty plea to criminal damage to property in the first degree, carrying a weapon within a school safety zone and disrupting the operation of a public school.  He was sentenced to serve two years in prison followed by eight years on probation on the first ... (click for more)

Firefighters Battle 2-Alarm Fire On Workman Road Tuesday Morning

Chattanooga firefighters were dispatched at 6:03 a.m. on Tuesday, to a commercial fire at 400 Workman Road. When the first firefighters arrived on the scene, flames were shooting through the roof and the request was immediately made for a second alarm response. The flames could be seen for miles as a total of 13 fire companies rushed to the scene. The large, two-story ... (click for more)

Bill Lee Is Great For Tennessee

I had the opportunity to meet Bill and Maria Lee at the grand opening of his Chattanooga Campaign HQ. He delivered, what was by most accounts, a showstopper speech at the Statesman’s dinner in Nashville the night before. He and Maria should have been worn out, but if they were, they really showed very little sign of it. His energy level, for a guy that couldn’t have gotten more ... (click for more)

A Successful East Ridge Bake Sale

Saturday's event at the Camp Jordan Pavilion was nothing more than extraordinary, if not history making.  Alongside the threatening eminent domain letters the citizens of East Ridge received, a Union was formed amongst the East Ridge Police Department.  Coming to City Council the night of April 26, I had only one thing I was focused on: eminent domain.  ... (click for more)