Chattanooga Chamber Events For Dec. 10-14

Friday, December 7, 2018

Here is the Chattanooga Business Calendar for Dec. 10-14: 

Dec. 11, Hixson Community Coffee
8-9 a.m.
Life Care Center of Hixson: 5798 Hixson Home Place
Join the Hixson Council for their monthly Council coffee.
No cost. 

Dec. 12, Glenn Shepard Seminar: How to Supervise People and Lead a Team
8:30 a.m.-3 p.m.
Tennessee Aquarium, River Journey Auditorium: 1 Broad St.
The featured speaker is Glenn Shepard, and he will present his seminar on How to Supervise People and Lead a Team.
Call 763-4375 to register.
Members: $199
Non-members: $249 

Dec. 12, MidTown Council Business Fair
11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
Spare Time Chattanooga: 5518 Brainerd Rd.
Join the MidTown Council for a Business Fair supporting businesses in the MidTown footprint.
$12 

Dec. 13, Reality Check at East Hamilton High School
7:30 a.m.-2:15 p.m.
East Hamilton High School: 2015 Ooltewah-Ringgold Road
Reality Check teaches ninth graders budgeting and emphasizes the connection between education and income by allowing students to roleplay as heads of household while trying to provide for their families 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 763-4321 or chumble@chattanoogachamber.com. 

Dec. 13, Ribbon Cutting for One Hour Heating & Air Conditioning
10-10:30 a.m.
One Hour Heating & Air Conditioning: 2405 Taylor St
Join the Chattanooga Chamber for a ribbon cutting event for One Hour Heating & Air Conditioning. 

Dec. 13, Southside Council Meeting
11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
green|spaces: 63 E. Main St.
Speaker: Laura McCann, Executive Director of Venture Forward, United Way of Greater Chattanooga
$12 

Dec. 13, East Brainerd Off the Clock
5-7 p.m.
Splitz Alley: 6241 Perimeter Dr.
Join the East Brainerd Council for their monthly Off the Clock mixer at Splitz Alley, held on the second Thursday of each month.
Enjoy complimentary light appetizers as well as bowling.
No cost. 

Dec. 13, YPC After Hours: Tacky Christmas Sweaters at The Read House
5:30-7:30 p.m.
The Read House: 107 W MLK Blvd.
Join YPC for an After Hours event at The Read House. They will be providing a signature cocktail and tacky Christmas sweaters are encouraged.
No cost. 

Dec. 14, Ribbon Cutting for Chattanooga Ear Nose & Throat Associates, PC
4-4:30 p.m.
Chattanooga Ear Nose & Throat Associates, PC: 901 Riverfront Pkwy, 3rd Floor
Join the Chattanooga Chamber for a ribbon cutting event for Chattanooga Ear Nose & Throat Associates, PC.


LYNC Logistics Named 1 Of Inc. Magazine’s Best Workplaces For 2019

Chattanooga Chamber Calendar Of Events For May 28-31

Austin Hatcher Foundation Announces New Family Services Coordinator


LYNC Logistics has been named one of Inc. magazine’s Best Workplaces for 2019, its fourth annual ranking in the fast-growing private company sector. Hitting newsstands on May 28 in the ... (click for more)

May 28, East Brainerd Chamber Council Meeting 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. The Chattanooga Event Center: 2193 Park Dr. Speaker: Bev Brockman, The Entrepreneurial Mindset $12 May 28, ... (click for more)

The Austin Hatcher Foundation for Pediatric Cancer announces Lauren Kelly has been hired as family services coordinator. Ms. Kelly has a background in multiple roles, including nonprofit fundraising, ... (click for more)


Business

LYNC Logistics Named 1 Of Inc. Magazine’s Best Workplaces For 2019

LYNC Logistics has been named one of Inc. magazine’s Best Workplaces for 2019, its fourth annual ranking in the fast-growing private company sector. Hitting newsstands on May 28 in the June 2019 issue, and as part of a prominent Inc.com feature, the list is the result of a wide-ranging and comprehensive measurement of private American companies that have created exceptional ... (click for more)

Chattanooga Chamber Calendar Of Events For May 28-31

May 28, East Brainerd Chamber Council Meeting 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. The Chattanooga Event Center: 2193 Park Dr. Speaker: Bev Brockman, The Entrepreneurial Mindset $12 May 28, Urban League of Greater Chattanooga Annual Entrepreneur Power Luncheon 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. The Chattanooga Convention Center: 1150 Carter St. Keynote Speakers: E.J. Reed, Clint Gray ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Person Pulled From Burning Home On Airport Road Saturday Morning

A person was pulled from a burning home on Airport Road on Saturday morning. Chattanooga firefighters were dispatched to 900 Airport Road Lot #92 on a residential structure fire with entrapment at approximately 9 a.m. Incident Commander Lieutenant Jack Babb reported fire and smoke showing upon arrival. Two residents had exited the structure prior to firefighters arrival, but ... (click for more)

Dallas Bay Volunteer Fire Department Saves Boat From Fire Saturday Afternoon

The Dallas Bay Volunteer Fire Department saved a million-dollar boat Saturday afternoon. A boat owner called 911 reporting a boat fire located at the Chattanooga Yacht Club at 9400 North Hickory Valley Road. The Dallas Bay VFD responded by boat and arrived on the scene reporting smoke and flames in the engine area. Firefighters quickly extinguished the fire due to 900 gallons ... (click for more)

Opinion

It Is Outrageous That County School Administration Used Our Tax Dollars For Political Lobbying

Dear Dr. Johnson, The campaign central at HCDE headquarters needs a Tennessee Little Hatch Act study time and education. The heart of the issue is that HCDE utilized our tax dollars to lobby against vouchers with employee time, equipment, and lobby payments. Here is my point, I supported ESA vouchers for Hamilton County, and so did a lot of families that desired parental ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: The Easy Way To Win

Within hours after the shocking news came Tuesday that a Twin Cities university was booted out of the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference “because St. Thomas won too much,” some of the talking heads in the news media put the blame squarely where it belongs. In a nation where 35 percent of the population is on some type of welfare and more than 10 million illegal immigrants ... (click for more)