Chattanooga Chamber Calendar Of Events Dec. 3-7

Friday, November 30, 2018

Dec. 3, NEWtrepreneur Bookkeeping? 10 Mistakes to Avoid

Noon to 1 p.m.

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

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

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

Register at tsbdc.org/chscc/.

No cost.

 

Dec. 4, Member Orientation

8:30 to 10 a.m.

Chattanooga Chamber: 811 Broad St.

Join us to learn more about your member benefits and what's going on at the Chamber.

Email ariley@chattanoogachamber.com to register.

No cost. Light breakfast is served.

 

Dec. 4, Ribbon Cutting for Dunkin' Donuts

9 to 9:30 a.m.

Dunkin' Donuts: 5024 Hunter Rd.

Join the Chattanooga Chamber for a ribbon cutting event for Dunkin’ Donuts.

 

Dec. 4, North Chattanooga Chamber Council Meeting

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

The INCubator: 100 Cherokee Blvd.

Speed Networking Event

$10

 

Dec. 5, AM Networking | Sponsored by Lee-Smith & Lync

8 to 9 a.m.

Lee-Smith & Lync: 2407 8th Ave.

Held the first Wednesday of every month, AM Networking brings an average of 100 business people together for networking and hot coffee. This month's AM Networking will be sponsored by Lee-Smith & Lync.

No cost.

 

Dec. 5, Instagram Marketing Strategies (Intermediate)

3:30 to 5 p.m.

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

Over 80 million photos are uploaded to Instagram every day. Discover how to find your customers and grow your followers on Instagram utilizing hashtags and locations, engaging with influencers, content strategy tips, pre-scheduling posts and advertising.

Speaker: Lisa Brown, owner of 3E Social

Register at tsbdc.org/chscc/.

$25

 

Dec. 5, 2018 IBC International Holiday Celebration

6 to 8 p.m.

Camp House: 149 E ML King Blvd.

Join the International Business Council for their 2018 IBC International Holiday Celebration. Speakers from different parts of the world will share how they celebrate the holidays through culture, food and music. 

$15

 

Dec. 6, Downtown Chamber Council Meeting

7:30 to 9 a.m.

Bessie Smith: 200 E ML King Blvd.

Speaker: Lesley Scearce, President & CEO, United Way of Greater Chattanooga

$15

 

Dec. 6, Pick the Brain of the CPA

11 a.m. to noon

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

Business owners, let the CPA know your area of interest and become informed through this Q&A opportunity. Accounting topics to be covered: financial literacy, record-keeping basics and business planning basics.

Speaker: Adam Osborne, CPA, Henderson Hutcherson & McCullough

Register at tsbdc.org/chscc/.

No cost.

 

Dec. 6, East Ridge Chamber Council Meeting

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

East Ridge Community Center: 1517 Tombras Ave.

Speaker: Mimi Lowrey, East Ridge Needy Child Fund

As part of the Council meeting, feel free to bring a new, unopened toy for donation to the Needy Child Fund.

$12

 

Dec. 6, North Hamilton County Chamber Council Mixer

5 to 7 p.m.

Scottie's Diner: 8855 Dayton Pike, 37379

Join the North Hamilton County Council for a mixer at Scottie’s Diner. This event raises donations for Northside Neighborhood House to help those affected by recent flooding. There will be food, networking and drink specials. 

No cost.

 

Dec. 6, Ribbon Cutting for BancorpSouth Bank

5:30 to 6 p.m.

BancorpSouth Bank: 631 Broad St., Ste. 150

Join the Chattanooga Chamber for a ribbon cutting event for BancorpSouth Bank.

 

Dec. 7, Ooltewah/Collegedale Chamber Council Coffee

8:30 to 9:30 a.m.

Wired Coffee Bar: 5707 Main St.

Consider attending this monthly networking event in Ooltewah to catch up with the best business connections around.

No cost.

 

Dec. 7, Ribbon Cutting for Abe Davis - State Farm Insurance Agency

3:30 to 4 p.m.

Abe Davis - State Farm Insurance Agency: 5720 Uptain Rd., Ste. 4700

Join the Chattanooga Chamber for a ribbon cutting event for Abe Davis – State Farm Insurance Agency.


Atlanta Fed President And CEO Raphael Bostic Keynotes Chattanooga COC Economic Outlook Breakfast

Local Cooling And Heating Company Joins National Brand

Dan Howell Awarded Legislator Of The Year Honors By FGA


The Chattanooga Chamber of Commerce hosts Raphael Bostic, Ph.D., president and CEO of the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, as keynote speaker for its Jan. 9, 2019 Economic Outlook Breakfast. ... (click for more)

Locally-owned and operated Southeast Air & Mechanical Systems, LLC, which has been serving the surrounding area for more than 15 years, has joined forces with One Hour Heating & Air Conditioning ... (click for more)

The Foundation for Government Accountability (FGA) has named Tennessee Representative Dan Howell as legislator of the year. The award was presented December 6th at the annual FGA policy summit ... (click for more)


Business

Atlanta Fed President And CEO Raphael Bostic Keynotes Chattanooga COC Economic Outlook Breakfast

The Chattanooga Chamber of Commerce hosts Raphael Bostic, Ph.D., president and CEO of the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, as keynote speaker for its Jan. 9, 2019 Economic Outlook Breakfast. The Economic Outlook Breakfast celebrates local business success over the previous year and looks ahead to the future. Mr. Bostic will share his expertise related to economic trends and ... (click for more)

Local Cooling And Heating Company Joins National Brand

Locally-owned and operated Southeast Air & Mechanical Systems, LLC, which has been serving the surrounding area for more than 15 years, has joined forces with One Hour Heating & Air Conditioning (One Hour), a national heating and air conditioning brand with independently owned and operated locations throughout North America. The company is now operating as One Hour Heating ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Officer Who Responded To Brainerd High School Melee: "It Was Mayhem"; Student Arrested With Gun On Friday

An officer who responded to a melee inside Brainerd High School late Wednesday morning said, "It was mayhem." And on Friday a Brainerd High student was arrested for bringing a gun to school. The incident happened after school dismissed, but it was on school grounds. The student had not been to school, but was arriving for an evening class. The school's SRO and assistant principal ... (click for more)

New Pro Soccer Team Is Interested In Building Training Facility At Camp Jordan Park

The Chattanooga Red Wolves professional soccer team may be coming to East Ridge. In Thursday night’s Agenda Session of the East Ridge City Council meeting, Red Wolves owner Bob Martino told the council that he wants to enter into a public/private partnership with the city to build a practice facility near the existing Weldon Osborne Stadium in Camp Jordan Park. The facility would ... (click for more)

Opinion

Tom Caldwell Was Always A Champion For Orange Grove

Tom Caldwell was a devoted husband, father of four children and 13 grandchildren, veteran of World War II, Harvard University law school graduate, church member and outstanding corporate, tax and estate planning attorney at three of Chattanooga's leading law firms. His family, personal, legal, military, religious and civic duties are too many to list. As a member of the Chattanooga ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: The Saturday Funnies

All right, this one is on me. I knew what I wanted to suggest in this week’s Saturday Funnies and about mid-afternoon yesterday I crafted a story I think a lot of people will like. As soon as I was done, I put the story “in the can,” which is to say I saved it, and then caught up on my phone messages and chores. A couple of hours later I went to retrieve the story and – zip! nada! ... (click for more)