Chattanooga Chamber Calendar Of Events March 12-15

Thursday, March 7, 2019

March 12, Reality Check at Ooltewah High School

7:30 a.m. to 2:15 p.m.

Ooltewah High School: 6123 Mountain View Rd.

If you would like to volunteer in presenting this household management exercise to ninth graders, please contact Cathy Humble at chumble@chattanoogachamber.com or at 423.763.4321.

 

March 12, Hixson Community Coffee

8 to 9 a.m.

Bethel Bible Village: 3001 Hamill Rd.

Join the Hixson Chamber Council for their monthly Council Coffee.

No cost.

 

March 12, STERIS IMS Hiring Event

8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Springhill Suites: 495 Riverfront Pkwy.

Come to this hiring event as STERIS IMS is hiring and holding interviews for full-time Sterile Processing Technicians and full-time Operating Room Liaisons.

 

March 13, ChaTech Connect on New Connectivity Technologies (5G and Wi-Fi6)

8 to 9:30 a.m.

INCubator, 3rd Flr Training Room: 100 Cherokee Blvd. (Park across the street in the Republic lot)

Discuss the next generation of connectivity technologies and what that means for our connected future. Our panelists are Alan Collins of AT&T, Ken Smith of FreightWaves and Bradley Chambers of Brainerd Baptist School.

Call 423.826.8700 to register.

Members: No cost

Non-Members: $20

 

March 13, MidTown Chamber Council Meeting

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

Spare Time Chattanooga: 5518 Brainerd Rd.

Speaker: MidTown Clergy Panel

$12

 

March 13, Instagram Marketing Strategies

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

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

You have an Instagram for your business, now what? Lisa Brown of 3E Social can show you the ropes in this intermediate level seminar. You will learn how to: find your customers, grow your followers, engage with influencers, develop a content strategy and more.

Register at tsbdc.org/chscc/.

$25

 

March 14, Southside Chamber Council Meeting

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

green|spaces: 63 E Main Street

Speaker: InfoSystems, Aaron Swann, IT Coach for Business Leaders

$12

 

March 14, East Brainerd Off the Clock

5 to 7 p.m.

Splitz Alley: 6241 Perimeter Dr.

Join the East Brainerd Chamber 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.

 

March 14, YPC After Hours at Citron Et Sel

5:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Citron Et Sel: 212 W. 8th St.

Join YPC for an After Hours event! This is a great opportunity for professionals, entrepreneurs and business owners to network and enjoy great food, drinks and music.

Register at ypchattanooga.org.

No cost.

 

March 15, 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 every month at Jason's Deli.

No cost.

 

March 15, Reality Check at Sequoyah High School

9:15 a.m. to 12:45 p.m.

Sequoyah High School: 9517 Ridge Trail Rd.

If you would like to volunteer in presenting this household management exercise to ninth graders, please contact Cathy Humble at chumble@chattanoogachamber.com or at 423.763.4321.

 

March 15, Ribbon Cutting for Workout Anytime Ooltewah

2 to 2:30 p.m.

Workout Anytime Ooltewah: 9408 Apison Pike

Join the Chattanooga Chamber for a ribbon cutting event for Worktime Anytime – Ooltewah.


Chattanooga Chamber Of Commerce Awards Virtually Honor Community Champions

CBL Properties Joins Time To Vote Movement

Alexander Says Rescinding Aluminum Tariffs On Canada Will Help Tennessee Auto Workers


The Chattanooga Chamber virtually hosted the Chamber Awards Thursday, honoring this year's Chamber Award winners and the 2020 Chattanooga Area Manager of the Year, as well as Small Business Award ... (click for more)

CBL Properties announced that it has joined more than 700 companies nationwide that have partnered with Time to Vote to ensure that all of its employees have access to voter registration information ... (click for more)

United States Senator Lamar Alexander released the following statement after the Trump administration rescinded tariffs on aluminum imports from Canada: “The Trump Administration’s decision ... (click for more)



Business

Chattanooga Chamber Of Commerce Awards Virtually Honor Community Champions

The Chattanooga Chamber virtually hosted the Chamber Awards Thursday, honoring this year's Chamber Award winners and the 2020 Chattanooga Area Manager of the Year, as well as Small Business Award recipients postponed from spring due to COVID-19. While this year's event looked different, it's still important to recognize local companies that have uniquely contributed to the community, ... (click for more)

CBL Properties Joins Time To Vote Movement

CBL Properties announced that it has joined more than 700 companies nationwide that have partnered with Time to Vote to ensure that all of its employees have access to voter registration information and deadlines as well as paid time off to vote on or before Election Day. “We have long advocated for our employees to be active participants in the communities where we work and ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Report On Tragic Scottsboro Fire Says Family Who Died Appeared To Have Gotten Away, Then Were Struck By Burning Boat

A report on a tragic boat fire at Scottsboro says a family that died appeared to have gotten away from the flaming dock, but then were struck by a burning boat. The report from the National Transportation Safety Board also says that Jackson County contributed to the loss of life by not having adequate fire safety measures in place. The fire occurred Jan. 27 in the early morning ... (click for more)

Hamilton County Has 2 More Coronavirus Deaths; Tennessee Has 32 Deaths

The number of new COVID-19 cases in Hamilton County on Thursday is 70. The new total is 9,119. There has been two more deaths, said the county Health Department, for a total of 91. There have been 7,743 people recover from the virus in the county (85 percent) and there are currently 1,285 active cases. There are 59 people hospitalized in Hamilton County from coronavirus and ... (click for more)

Opinion

From Exclusion To Inclusion: The Need For A New Chattanooga Way

Executive Summary: A New Chattanooga Way The Chattanooga renaissance that local leaders brag about took almost 40 years to reach fruition. It took risk. It took vision. It took billions of dollars. The physical renaissance is a farce if it fails to lift all Chattanoogans. The evidence in this report suggests the renaissance is incomplete. A New Chattanooga Way would include ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: The Saturday Funnies

To kick off this edition of The Saturday Funnies, we open with a riddle. The facts: Martha can run 1 turn in 1 minute. Charlie can run 4 turns in 1 minute, and Lauren can run 3 turns in 1 minute. The question: If these three people start running at the same time, how long will it take for all three to reach the starting line again? Please, it is obvious! If you deduced “One minute” ... (click for more)