Chattanooga Chamber Calendar Of Events March 19-23

Friday, March 16, 2018

March 19, Ribbon Cutting for Chattanooga Sports Chiropractic Institute, PLLC

11:30 a.m. to Noon

Chattanooga Sports Chiropractic Institute, PLLC: 1200 Mountain Creek Rd., Ste. 430

 

March 20, Reality Check at Red Bank High School

7:30 to 11 a.m.

Red Bank High School: 640 Morrison Springs Rd.

Reality Check teaches ninth graders budgeting and emphasizes the connection between education and income by allowing students to role-play as heads of household on a set budget. To volunteer for this Chattanooga Chamber career readiness program, please contact Cathy Humble at 423.763.4321 or chumble@chattanoogachamber.com.

 

March 20, Red Bank Chamber Council Meeting

Noon to 1 p.m.

Red Bank Community Center: Tom Weathers Dr., behind Erlanger

Speaker: Marcel Schwantes, Leadership from the Core

$10

 

March 21, Ooltewah/Collegedale Chamber Council Meeting

9:15 to10:30 a.m.

Collegedale City Hall: 4910 Swinyar Dr.

Speaker: Traci Hobek, City of Collegedale Park and Recreation

Free

 

March 21, Hixson Chamber Council Meeting

11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m.

North River Civic Center: 1009 Executive Dr.

Speaker: Vincent Phipps, Communication VIP

$10

 

March 22, Enterprise Gateway Chamber Council Meeting

8:15 to 9:30 a.m.

2001 North Chamberlain Ave.

Speaker: Franklin McCallie, Frankly Speaking
$10

 

March 22, Small Business Orientation, Complimentary Morning Seminar

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

INCubator: 100 Cherokee Blvd.

This seminar addresses key topics of interest for individuals considering starting a business. 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.

Register at clients.tsbdc.org.

 

March 22, Solutions to the Top 5 Marketing Mistakes

Noon to 1 p.m.

The Edney, Floor Five: 1100 Market St.

Entrepreneur and Digital Media Strategist Sarah Stahl breaks down five of the biggest marketing mistakes you can make. She then explains how you can correct them and move forward to connect and convert more of your audience while measuring efforts that lead to sales. $12. Register at thechattery.org.

 

March 22, SouthSide Chamber Council Community Panel

5 to 7 p.m.

South Chattanooga Recreation Center: 1151 W 40th St.

Join our SouthSide Council for a community panel focused on South Broad and Alton Park areas. Panelists include: Tiffanie Robinson, School Board Representative; Sarah Mattson, Small Business Specialist with SBDC; Karen Hundt, Chattanooga/Hamilton County RPA; Don Oakes, Academy Mortgage; Taylor Belcher, Chattanooga Chamber; and, Maria Noel, Chattanooga Chamber.

 

March 22, Small Business Orientation, Complimentary Evening Seminar

5:30 to 7 p.m.

INCubator: 100 Cherokee Blvd.

This seminar addresses key topics of interest for individuals considering starting a business. 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.

Register at clients.tsbdc.org.

 

March 23, Reality Check at Sequoyah High School

9:30 to 11:30 a.m.

Sequoyah High School: 9517 Ridge Trail Rd.

Reality Check teaches ninth graders budgeting and emphasizes the connection between education and income by allowing students to role-play as heads of household on a set budget. To volunteer for this Chattanooga Chamber career readiness program, please contact Cathy Humble at 423.763.4321 or chumble@chattanoogachamber.com.

 

March 23, Young Professionals Chattanooga (YPC) March Luncheon

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

The Edney Innovation Center:  1100 Market St.

Building Blocks for Professional Development with Chris Weller, co-founder of Branch Technology.  He’ll discuss how to infuse creativity and serendipity into the field of work.

$5 for YPC members; $15 for non-members.

Register at ypcchattanooga.org/events.  

 

March 23, Ribbon Cutting for Advance Financial

Noon to 12:30 p.m.

Advance Financial: 5975 Elementary Way, Ste. 123

 



Trident Transport Creates Entertainment Division For Company

In a time sensitive, unique field like the entertainment industry, the show must go on.  Trident Transport felt the need to create a division of their company specifically for entertainment clients to aid a constantly changing and growing industry.   Trident Transport will be working with all types of entertainment customers including music festivals, Broadway ... (click for more)

New Hamilton County Businesses

Here ar the new business licenses from the County Clerk's office: A & P TRAINING ASHLEY  PROCTOR 3 PERSONAL FITNESS TRAINING, NUTRITION, LIFE COACHING 1025 N SANCTUARY RD CHATTANOOGA TN 37421 ABUNDANT EXPERIENCE SOLUTION LINDIA B MATHIS 3 WHOLESALE, CARDS, VEGETABLES, BABYSITTING SERVICE, TYPING SERVICE, ETC. 6001 ARLENA CIRCLE CHATTANOOGA ... (click for more)

Walden Says "Frivolous Lawsuits" By State Democratic Party Costing Local Taxpayers Money

Hamilton County Election Commission Chairman Mike Walden said Monday that "frivolous lawsuits by Nashville lawyers" are costing local taxpayers money, and he said he "can't imagine" that a judge would invalidate the commission's action in allowing Robin Smith on the ballot. He said, "This cake is baked. 2,760 people have already voted in House District 26 in early voting. We ... (click for more)

Toned-Down UnifiEd PAC Effort Funds Coppinger, Fairbanks, Smedley, Sharpe, Gorman, Mackey

The UnifiEd PAC, which helped engineer a surprise County Commission election victory in May for political newcomer Katherlyn Geter, is not making public endorsements in the Aug. 2 election, but is putting its money behind a small slate of candidates. The financial disclosures for UnifiEd show the group strongly backing County Mayor Jim Coppinger over Democratic opponent Aloyse ... (click for more)

Just Recuse Yourself

Pam Fleenor, have you ever heard the terms “conflict of interest” or “appearance of impropriety”? It’s a foregone conclusion that Robin Smith will be victorious in Chancellor Fleenor’s courtroom. Here’s another term you may want to re-examine, recuse yourself.   Rusty Munger (click for more)

Don't Let UnifiEd Take District 6

The UnifiEd APEX organization is working to remove Commissioner Joe Graham and has their poster candidate running in opposition to Michael Henry for School Board.   Please get the facts before you vote in the District 6 county races and reject the UnifiEd APEX candidates.   Hamilton County Commissioner Joe Graham and Michael Henry, School Board candidate District ... (click for more)