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.


Gas Prices Drop 5.3 Cents In Chattanooga

Runningboards Marketing Co-Founder Stops In Chattanooga Feb. 1

Report Says Driverless Cars Will Reshape Tennessee Economy, Everyday Life


Chattanooga gas prices have fallen 5.3 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.14 per gallon on Monday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 170 stations. Gas prices in Chattanooga ... (click for more)

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Business

Gas Prices Drop 5.3 Cents In Chattanooga

Chattanooga gas prices have fallen 5.3 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.14 per gallon on Monday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 170 stations. Gas prices in Chattanooga are 6.7 cents per gallon lower than a month ago and stand 15.2 cents per gallon higher than a year ago. According to GasBuddy price reports, the cheapest station in Chattanooga is priced ... (click for more)

Runningboards Marketing Co-Founder Stops In Chattanooga Feb. 1

The advertising franchise brand Runningboards Marketing has found a way to combine both digital and traditional forms of marketing with the state-of-the-art Digital Advertising Vehicle, pronounced “Dave,” which targets audiences through mobile, customizable and eye-catching ads. Runningboards Marketing President and Co-Founder Calvin McNeely will be driving DAV to Chattanooga ... (click for more)

Breaking News

8 Dead In Tennessee River Fire At Scottsboro That Destroys 35 Boats

Eight people died on Monday morning in a fire that raced along the Tennessee River at Scottsboro, Ala. A man said his daughter and five grandchildren are among the victims. Seven other people were hospitalized. Officials said 35 boats were destroyed. Most of the vessels docked at the Jackson County Park were houseboats. Witnesses said they could hear cries coming from ... (click for more)

Governor Lee To Deliver Second State Of The State Address Next Monday

Governor Bill Lee announced that he will deliver his second State of the State address to the General Assembly and fellow Tennesseans next Monday at 6 p.m. CST. The joint session will be aired statewide and take place in the House Chamber in the Tennessee State Capitol. “ I’m looking forward to sharing my vision for the future of Tennessee, including my legislative and budget ... (click for more)

Opinion

What Downtown Needs

Dear Jim and Kim, Thank you for launching River City's effort to look at what can be done to re-energize and protect the Riverfront area. I will not be able to make it to meetings this month so I decided to jot down my thoughts. I would appreciate it if you would include a copy of this email with the feedback "record" for Wednesday's community meeting. ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Pythons Lose In Bowl

With the Super Bowl in Miami a week away, the results of the Python Bowl captivated South Florida on Saturday. That’s right; it was announced 80 Burmese pythons had been dragged out of the Everglades by a band of cash-hungry snake hunters and Mike Kimmel won an off-road ATV for bagging the most – eight. His buddy Tom Rahill won $2,000 for bringing in the longest – a 12 foot, seven ... (click for more)