Chattanooga Chamber Calendar Of Events Jan. 14-19

Thursday, January 10, 2019

Jan. 14, Ribbon Cutting for Northside Neighborhood House

10 to 10:30 a.m.

Northside Neighborhood House: 10161 Dayton Pike

Join the Chattanooga Chamber for a ribbon cutting event for Northside Neighborhood House.

 

Jan. 14, Writing for Stress Relief

5:30 to 7:30 p.m.

The Chattery at Chattanooga WorkSpace: 302 W. 6th St., Ste. 3L

A creative outlet like writing can help you reduce your stress and put your life into focus. In this class we will focus on self-expression.  

Register at thechattery.org.

$15

 

Jan. 15, Red Bank/Signal Mountain Chamber Council Meeting

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

Alexian Village: 437 Alexian Way, 37377, Gold Room [LOCATION CHANGE]

Program: Signal Mountain Mayor Dan Landrum, State of the City

$12

 

Jan. 15, Ribbon Cutting for Wanderlinger Brewing Co.

2 to 2:30 p.m.

Wanderlinger Brewing Co: 1208 King St.

Join the Chattanooga Chamber for a ribbon cutting event for Wanderlinger Brewing Co.

 

Jan. 16, Southside Chamber Council Community Coffee

8 to 9 a.m.

Hampton Inn: 74 Starview Ln.

Join the Southside Chamber Council for their monthly Morning Joe. Held monthly on the third Wednesday of each month.

No cost.

 

Jan. 16, Reality Check at Lookout Valley High School

8:30 to 10 a.m.

Lookout Valley High School: 350 Lookout High St.

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. 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.

 

Jan. 16, Ooltewah/Collegedale Chamber Council Meeting

9:15 to 10:30 a.m.

Collegedale City Hall: 4910 Swinyar Dr.

Speaker: Chattanooga Police Chief David Roddy

No cost.

 

Jan. 16, Hixson Chamber Council Meeting

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

North River Civic Center: 1009 Executive Dr.

Speaker: Laura McCann, Venture Forward

$10

 

Jan. 16, YPC Workshop Ft. Text Request

5:30 to 7:30 p.m.

The Edney: 1100 Market St.

Join YPC for a workshop hosted by Text Request, a local startup helping companies communicate with their customers through text. Learn how they bootstrapped their startup to 1 million and beyond.

Register at ypchattanooga.com.

No cost.

 

Jan. 17, North Hamilton County Chamber Council Meeting

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

Budweiser: 200 Shearer St.

Speaker: Matt Shafer, RN, Administrative Director - Telehealth, Erlanger Health System

$10

 

Jan 17, Find Your Funding

1:30 to 3 p.m.

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

Explore your funding opportunities from traditional loans to bootstrapping, crowd funding and angel/venture capital funding. A representative from SBA and TSBDC will discuss the variety of options, including the SBA 504, SBA 7a and others for small business startups.

Speakers: Jackie Merritt, SBA & Lynn Chesnutt, TSBDC

Register at tsbdc.org/chscc/.

No cost.

 

Jan. 17, Business After Hours | Vibrant Meals

5 to 7 p.m.

Vibrant Meals: 203 E. Main St. [NEW LOCATION]

Business After Hours brings an average of 100 business people together for networking and refreshments. Business After Hours in January is sponsored by Vibrant Meals.

No cost.

 

Jan. 18, East Brainerd Chamber Council Coffee

8:30 to 9:30 a.m.

Jason's Deli: 2115 Gunbarrel Rd.

Join our East Brainerd Council for their monthly coffee on the third Friday of each month at Jason's Deli.

No Cost.

 

Jan. 18, Ribbon Cutting for Johnson Tax Service

1 to 1:30 p.m.

Johnson Tax Service: 5725 Ringgold Rd., Ste. D

Join the Chattanooga Chamber for a ribbon cutting event for Johnson Tax Service.

 

Jan. 19, A Little Me Time

10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

The Chattery at Chattanooga WorkSpace: 302 W. 6th St., Ste. 3L

This workshop is designed to help you reconnect to the truest parts of yourself, the things that are often buried under endless to-do lists and task-mastering. We'll spend time identifying with our core values and diving deeper into our unique personalities.

Register at the chattery.org

$35

 


Local Attorney Elected To Regional Leadership Position, Brings Conference To Chattanooga

AG Slatery Says Individuals Own Their Own Data

First Tennessee Bank Changing Its Name To First Horizon


Brittany Thomas Faith, of the law firm of Grant, Konvalinka & Harrison, P.C., has been elected by her peers as chair of the American Immigration Lawyers Association Mid-South Chapter and ... (click for more)

Tennessee Attorney General Herbert H. Slatery III on Wednesday called for regulatory intervention that will protect consumers and allow competitors to enter the market currently dominated by ... (click for more)

First Tennessee Bank is changing its name to First Horizon effective this fall. First Horizon National Corporation on Tuesday announced that it will bring together its family of companies ... (click for more)


Business

Local Attorney Elected To Regional Leadership Position, Brings Conference To Chattanooga

Brittany Thomas Faith, of the law firm of Grant, Konvalinka & Harrison, P.C., has been elected by her peers as chair of the American Immigration Lawyers Association Mid-South Chapter and the Association’s Executive Committee. The Mid-South chapter is a sub-chapter of the national Association that consists of lawyers in Tennessee, Arkansas, Mississippi, Louisiana, and Kentucky. ... (click for more)

AG Slatery Says Individuals Own Their Own Data

Tennessee Attorney General Herbert H. Slatery III on Wednesday called for regulatory intervention that will protect consumers and allow competitors to enter the market currently dominated by a handful of tech platforms. General Slatery made this statement at Creighton University in Omaha, Ne. to a special session of the FTC as part of a multi-state panel of attorneys general addressing ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Chattanooga Auction House Closing; Southside Antiques Moving Into Its Space On Broad Street

The Chattanooga Auction House, at 2423 South Broad St., is closing after over 20 years in business. At the same time, another top local name in antiques and collectibles, Southside Antiques, will be moving. Stan Carnahan, who has long operated the auction house with Perry Voclain and Mike Smelcher, said Southside Antiques will be moving from its longtime location on Williams ... (click for more)

Woman Arrested On Drug Charges After Police Confiscate 50 Pounds Of Marijuana, 23 Pounds Of THC Oil

The Chattanooga Police Department Narcotics Unit arrested a woman on drug charges and confiscated 50 pounds of marijuana and 23 pounds of THC oil. Delores Lawrence, 63, of 1303 Arlington Ave., was charged with possession of marijuana for resale and possession of THC oil for resale. CPD narcotics investigators and Gun Team officers on Saturday stopped a suspect who was ... (click for more)

Opinion

Earl Freudenberg: Remembering 3 Friends (Glenn Draper, Marshall Roberson And Betsy Anderson)

Waking up this Sunday morning (Father's Day), I learned of the passing of three friends who had an impact on my life - Glenn Draper, Marshall Roberson and Betsy Anderson. Glenn was a guest on my radio program many times. He and his musicians represented Chattanooga around the world. In the 50's, Glenn had a national weekly radio program on NBC. He recorded several dozen CD's ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: What The Indians Knew

‘Flea’ Chambliss, who was a hale-and-hearty friend for my entire life, died at the age of 81 last week and, when the funeral is held at Lookout Mountain’s Church of the Good Shepherd this coming Tuesday (3:30 p.m.), you can bet some glorious stories will be told. After all, ‘Flea’ was indeed a Chambliss – their family Bible proclaiming he was regally known as John Alexander Chambliss ... (click for more)