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.


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Business

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Breaking News

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Several LongHorn Steakhouse employees acted fast Sunday morning when a fire in the kitchen got out of control, safely exiting the restaurant and calling 911 for help. Multiple CFD Red Shift companies responded to the business at 5771 Brainerd Road. The kitchen hood was on fire and flames were coming through the hood vent on the roof. A second alarm was called to bring additional ... (click for more)

Opinion

Earl Freudenberg: Johnny Haynes Overcame His Disability To Become A Police Department Fixture

Johnny Haynes was a special person. Under almost clear skies and 45 degree temperatures, he was buried Saturday afternoon when a small group of his friends gathered at Greenwood Cemetery off Wilcox Boulevard for the committal service. The retired Chattanooga Police Department employee has been my friend since 1962. The Central High School graduate was born with polio but was ... (click for more)

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Along with our trust, most employers are going to need to give those who participated in the great resignation something to hold onto. The cliché during the pandemic is that we’re all in the same storm, not the same boat. Some of you are in yachts while the rest of us are drowning, grasping at driftwood. For some it’s being deep in medical debt, for others they suffer from burnout ... (click for more)