Chattanooga Chamber Calendar Of Events Oct. 14-18

Thursday, October 11, 2018

Oct. 16, Ribbon Cutting for Jim ‘N Nick’s

10:15 to 10:45 a.m.

Jim ‘N Nick’s: 2040 Hamilton Place Blvd., Ste. 150

Join the Chattanooga Chamber for a ribbon cutting event for Jim ‘N Nick’s.

 

Oct. 16, Pick the Brain of the Attorney

11 a.m. to Noon

INCubator: 100 Cherokee Blvd. (Park across the street in the Republic lot)

Business owners, let the attorney know your area of interest and become informed through this Q & A opportunity. 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 and Harrison, P.C.

Register at tsbdc.org/chscc/.

No cost.

 

Oct. 16, Red Bank/Signal Mountain Chamber Council Meeting

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

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

Speaker: Retired Police Chief Tim Christol: Crisis planning for Small Businesses

$12

 

Oct. 17, Reality Check at Central High School

7:30 to 11 a.m.

Central High School: 5728 Hwy. 58

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

 

Oct. 17, Southside Community Coffee

8 to 9 a.m.

Bees on a Bicycle: 1909 Market St.

Join the Southside Council for their monthly Morning Joe at Bees on a Bicycle. Held on the third Wednesday of each month.

No cost.

 

Oct. 17, Ooltewah/Collegedale Chamber Council Meeting

9:15 to 10:30 a.m.

Cambridge Square: 9454 Bradmore Ln., Ste. 100

Speaker: Mark Harrison, Hamilton County Water & Wastewater Treatment Authority

No cost.

 

Oct. 17, Excel at Excel: Intermediate Excel Training

10 to 11:30 a.m.

The Edney, Floor Five: 1100 Market St.

Attend this session to learn about formatting spreadsheets, PivotTables, Vlookups, splitting cells, creating drop down lists, forecasting and other advanced features of Microsoft Excel.  

Register at the chattery.org.

$22

 

Oct. 17, Hixson Chamber Council Meeting

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

North River Civic Center: 1009 Executive Dr.

Speaker: Josh Davis, InfoSystems

$10

 

Oct 18, HR102: A Small Business Guide To Managing Employees

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

BX Crossing: 400 Belvoir Ave.

Brought to you by SCORE and Paychex. Topics to be covered: benefits, compliance and employee communication.

Call 423.994.4653 for registration information.

No cost; lunch provided

 

Oct. 18, North Hamilton County Chamber Council Meeting

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

Budweiser: 200 Shearer St.

Program: Manufacturing Operations Panel on the Highway 27 corridor

$10

 

Oct. 18, Business After Hours | Citron Et Sel

5 to 7 p.m.

Citron Et Sel: 212 W. 8th St.

Business After Hours brings an average of 100 business people together for networking and refreshments. Business After Hours in October is sponsored by Citron Et Sel.

No cost.

 

Find more information about local business events at chattanoogachamber.com.

 


AG Slatery Joins Bipartisan Group Asking SSA To Implement New Database To Prevent Identity Theft

Husch Blackwell Names Chris Collins To Partnership

2 Businesses Open Offices In Cleveland


Tennessee Attorney General Herbert H. Slatery, III today joined a bipartisan group of 43 states and the District of Columbia urging the Social Security Administration to promptly comply with ... (click for more)

Husch Blackwell announced Monday that 25 attorneys have been elected to the firm’s partnership, effective Jan, 1, including Chris Collins in Chattanooga. “These 25 attorneys have demonstrated ... (click for more)

The Chattanooga Chamber of Commerce announces ribbon cutting ceremonies were conducted for the following businesses: - Covenant Allergy and Asthma Care on their Cleveland facility, 2150 N. ... (click for more)


Business

AG Slatery Joins Bipartisan Group Asking SSA To Implement New Database To Prevent Identity Theft

Tennessee Attorney General Herbert H. Slatery, III today joined a bipartisan group of 43 states and the District of Columbia urging the Social Security Administration to promptly comply with a new provision of federal law that aims to address “synthetic identity fraud.” The provision, Section 215 of S.2155, directs the SSA to develop a database to more quickly facilitate the ... (click for more)

Husch Blackwell Names Chris Collins To Partnership

Husch Blackwell announced Monday that 25 attorneys have been elected to the firm’s partnership, effective Jan, 1, including Chris Collins in Chattanooga. “These 25 attorneys have demonstrated their proactive skills in developing client relationships and are dedicated in their service to our clients,” said Chairman Greg Smith and Chief Executive Paul Eberle. “They have exemplified ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Warning Issued For Icy Roads As Temperatures Drop; Hamilton County Schools On 2-Hour Delays; Others Open Late

With a warning issued about icy roads as temperatures drop well below freezing into Tuesday, the Hamilton County Schools and other schools delayed school start times. Hamilton County Schools will open on a two-hour delay again on Tuesday due to a possibility of black ice on the roads in the morning. Rain during the day could freeze overnight as temperatures drop. Buses will ... (click for more)

Popular Young Reporter For NewsChannel 9 Terminated By Sinclair As She Battles Cancer

A popular young reporter for NewsChannel 9 has been terminated by Sinclair Broadcasting as she battles cancer. Alex George wrote on her Twitter account on Friday, " Hi all, I want to clarify for those who asked. I want to assure you that treatment is going incredibly well. The decision was not made by me it was @WeAreSinclair . They terminated my contract." The 22-year-old ... (click for more)

Opinion

TVA Land Grab

The Georgetown land grab is just ‘Business as Usual’ for TVA. For the past 80 years they’ve shown their stripes in this matter - 170,000 acres seized at LBL, countless acreage taken in the Tennessee River Valley. Land taken for coal and nuclear sites. All by the same play book. All from average people. We want this, you have this, we get this. I worked with TVA as a ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: USA Today Is Wrong

After spending half of a century in the newspaper business, you will find it universal that one’s “personal ethics” demand you leave children off the news page. You don’t interview an 11-year-old who just watched her house burn down and now can’t find her kitty. You don’t take a kid’s picture at his daddy’s trial and, more than anything, never publish a word that would cause a child ... (click for more)