Chattanooga Chamber Calendar Of Events Aug. 6-13

Wednesday, August 1, 2018

August 6, Beginner Shopify

5:30 to 7:30 p.m.

The Edney, Floor Five: 1100 Market St.

This class is for anyone who is just getting started with Shopify. No previous experience required.

Register here.

$25

 

August 7, North Chattanooga Council Meeting

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

The INCubator: 100 Cherokee Blvd.

Speaker: Tyler Howell, Pamper Garner & Associates

$10

 

August 7, Ribbon Cutting for Quality Medical Recruiting

Noon to 12:30 p.m.

Quality Medical Recruiting: 625 E. Main St.

Join the Chattanooga Chamber for a ribbon cutting event for Quality Medical Recruiting.

 

August 8, MidTown Council Meeting

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

Spare Time Chattanooga: 5518 Brainerd Rd.

Speaker: Scott Barker, FBI – Cyber Security for Businesses

$12

 

August 9th, Nonprofit Startup Information Session

9:30 a.m. to noon

United Way of Greater Chattanooga, Venture Forward: 630 Market St.

Interested in starting a nonprofit in Tennessee? This information session covers early considerations such as for profit business options and collaboration, differences between a nonprofit and for profit, and an overview of the nonprofit startup process.  Attendees will leave with trusted online and print resources to guide the process. 

Speaker: Laura McCann, Executive Director – Venture Forward

Register here.

$25  

 

August 9, Ribbon Cutting for Mueller Water Products

10:30 to 11 a.m.

Mueller Water Products 633 Chestnut St., Ste. 1200

Join the Chattanooga Chamber for a ribbon cutting event for Mueller Water Products.

 

August 9, Southside Council Meeting

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

green|spaces: 63 E. Main St.

Speaker: Tiffanie Robinson, School Board: Southside School Update

$12

 

August 9th, Small Business Orientation - Morning Seminar

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

INCubator: 100 Cherokee Blvd. (Please park across the street in the Republic Parking lot at Renaissance Park)

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. Participants receive a Start Up packet containing vital phone numbers and addresses for getting established within State and Federal regulations.

Speakers: TSBDC Staff

Register here.

No cost.

 

August 9, Young Professionals of Chattanooga

5:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Alchemy, Rooftop bar at The Westin: 801 Pine St., 10th Fl.

Soak up the summer days with YPC! 

Register here.

No cost.

 

August 9, East Brainerd Off the Clock

5 to 7 p.m.

Pin Strikes: 6241 Perimeter Dr.

Join the East Brainerd Council for their monthly Off the Clock mixer at Pin Strikes, held on the 2nd Thursday of every month.
Enjoy complimentary light appetizers as well as bowling.

No cost. 

 

August 9th, Small Business Orientation - Evening Seminar

5:30 to 7 p.m.

INCubator: 100 Cherokee Blvd. (Please park across the street in the Republic Parking lot at Renaissance Park)

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. Participants receive a Start Up packet containing vital phone numbers and addresses for getting established within State and Federal regulations.

Speakers: TSBDC Staff

Register here.

No cost.  

 

August 10, East Brainerd Council Coffee

8:30 to 9:30 a.m.

Einstein Bros. Bagels: 7737 E. Brainerd Rd.

Join our East Brainerd Council for their monthly coffee on the second Friday of every month.

No Cost.

 

August 10, Ribbon Cutting for CHI Memorial Convenient Care Atrium

10 to 10:30 a.m.

CHI Memorial Convenient Care Atrium: 1949 Gunbarrel Rd., Ste. 200

Join the Chattanooga Chamber for a ribbon cutting event for CHI Memorial Convenient Care Atrium.

 


World Leader In Sales And Sales Leadership Unites With World Leader In Higher Education

Hundreds Of TVA Employees Volunteer At Day Of Serving Events

Startup Spectruss Sees Record Growth


Sales training methodologies developed by Sandler Training has been incorporated into Harvard Business School’s leadership curriculum. David Mattson, CEO of Sandler Training, has worked closely ... (click for more)

Nearly 400 TVA employees are volunteering to help local community organizations in the Chattanooga area as part of the TVA Employee Volunteer Program’s Day of Serving on Friday. TVA launched ... (click for more)

Spectruss, a full-service marketing agency based in the Chattanooga area continues rapid growth through its virtual CMO service that provides clients direct access to the expertise of an in-house ... (click for more)


Business

World Leader In Sales And Sales Leadership Unites With World Leader In Higher Education

Sales training methodologies developed by Sandler Training has been incorporated into Harvard Business School’s leadership curriculum. David Mattson, CEO of Sandler Training, has worked closely with Frank V. Cespedes, faculty chair for the Aligning Strategy and Sales executive program at Harvard Business School (HBS) as well as Mark Roberge, senior lecturer in the Entrepreneurial ... (click for more)

Hundreds Of TVA Employees Volunteer At Day Of Serving Events

Nearly 400 TVA employees are volunteering to help local community organizations in the Chattanooga area as part of the TVA Employee Volunteer Program’s Day of Serving on Friday. TVA launched a new Employee Volunteer Program this year in which employees can earn recognition certificates and corporate contributions to eligible charities for hours volunteered. On this Day of ... (click for more)

Breaking News

WWTA Releases Timetable That Would Have Ooltewah Sewage Treatment Plant In Operation By 2025; Public Meetings Set At Central High

The Hamilton County Water and Wastewater Treatment Authority has released a timetable that would have a new sewage treatment plant in Ooltewah in operation by 2025. A request for a site at Mahan Gap Road goes before the Planning Commission at Nov. 12 at 1 p.m. It goes to the County Commission Zoning Committee on Dec. 12 and the full commission on Dec. 19. The WWTA also ... (click for more)

Downtown Post Office Finally Getting Handicap Ramp

Chattanooga's Downtown Post Office, after some lawsuits and numerous complaints over the years, is finally getting a handicap ramp. Federal Judge Sandy Mattice said the complaints had increased in recent months and the General Services Administration agreed to fund the project at the historic building on Georgia Avenue. The judge said, "It's a beautiful building, but it's ... (click for more)

Opinion

Too Many Questions

First it was about 2,000, then we were told it’s up to 4,000. We have no way of knowing who’s coming or what their purpose is. NBC and CNN assure us they are seeking sanctuary but how can we know? Neither Honduras or our subjective media in America have been honest with us in the past. So, how do we know why that many people are marching across Central America? Then this morning ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: An Answer For Amy

Amy Schumer, whose cousin is Senate Minority leader Chuck Schumer, is said to be a very successful comedian and an activist of note. You may remember her most recent appearance was when she was arrested at the U.S. Capitol three weeks ago. She was part of a disgraceful mob who unlawfully protested the nomination of Brett Kavanaugh and the hunch is Amy wanted to get arrested so she ... (click for more)