Chattanooga Chamber Calendar Of Events For May 28-31

Wednesday, May 22, 2019

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 & Derrick Moore, owners of Slim & Husky's Pizza Beeria

Find more information at ulchatt.net

 

May 28, Ooltewah/Collegedale Monthly Mixer

5 to 7 p.m.

Springhill Suites: 8876 Old Lee Hwy.

Join the Ooltewah/Collegedale Council for their monthly mixer, held on the fourth Tuesday of each month. There will be complimentary light appetizers as well as drink specials.

No cost.

 

May 29, Getting Started: Small Business Finance
5:30 to 6:30 p.m.

The Chattery at Chattanooga WorkSpace: 302 W. 6th St.

This class will introduce small business owners to basic financial concepts and strategies for starting a small business.  

Speaker: Meghan Herston, Bank of America

Register at thechattery.org

No cost.

 

May 30, TSBDC Small Business Orientation – Morning Seminar

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

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

This class is for anyone who is thinking about starting a business, or has recently started a business. In this seminar, we cover business entity options, tax registration, the importance of business planning, financing options and more.

Register at tsbdc.org/chscc/.
No cost.

May 30, TSBDC Small Business Orientation – Evening Seminar

5:30 to 7 p.m.

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

This class is for anyone who is thinking about starting a business, or has recently started a business. In this seminar, we cover business entity options, tax registration, the importance of business planning, financing options and more.

Register at tsbdc.org/chscc/.
No cost.

May 31, YPC Lunch

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

green|spaces: 63 E. Main St.

Speaker: Marco Perez, VP of Operations for LAUNCH Chattanooga

Register at ypchattanooga.org.

Members: $5, Non-Members: $15


CARTA Releases Concepts For Chattanooga's Transit Future

Leadership Cleveland Celebrates 2018-19 Graduates

Law Office Of Andrew Morgan Now Offering Mediation Services


CARTA will host a public meeting to discuss four possible transit concepts as part of the second phase of CARTA’s Redesign: Planning for the Future planning study. The meeting will be held ... (click for more)

The Leadership Cleveland Alumni Association celebrated the 2018-19 class graduates on Thursday, which included a keynote address by Ron Harris, vice president Diversity and Inclusion with BlueCross ... (click for more)

The Law Office of Andrew B. Morgan provides civil mediation services now that the managing attorney, Andrew B. Morgan, has received his certification as a Rule 31 civil mediator. Rule 31 mediation ... (click for more)


Business

CARTA Releases Concepts For Chattanooga's Transit Future

CARTA will host a public meeting to discuss four possible transit concepts as part of the second phase of CARTA’s Redesign: Planning for the Future planning study. The meeting will be held Thursday at 5:30 p.m. at the Downtown Chattanooga Public Library - Main Auditorium. CARTA wants the community to help decide what the future of public transit should look like in Chattanooga. ... (click for more)

Leadership Cleveland Celebrates 2018-19 Graduates

The Leadership Cleveland Alumni Association celebrated the 2018-19 class graduates on Thursday, which included a keynote address by Ron Harris, vice president Diversity and Inclusion with BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee. The annual luncheon benefits the Alumni Association Scholarship fund. Leadership Cleveland is a nine-month community development initiative that brings professionals ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Police Charge Jason Ansley In Wreck On Main Street In Which 9-Year-Old Boy Was Killed; Going 62 MPH In 35 MPH Zone

Chattanooga Police have arrested 38-year-old Jason Ansley in a June 7 wreck on Main Street in which 9-year-old Liam Haddock was killed and two other family members injured. Police said it was determined that Ansley was traveling 62 mph in a 35 mph zone and he was caught on video running a red light at S. Orchard Knob just prior to the 9:08 p.m. crash. Police said Ansley, who ... (click for more)

Smedley, Bankston Say They Are No Votes On Property Tax Increase

Two County Commission members on Monday told members of the Pachyderm Club that they are no votes on a property tax increase. Sabrena Smedley, who currently chairs the commission, said there are a number of unanswered questions about the school system, including how the latest test scores will turn out and how much in repairs the schools will face under a new study. She said ... (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: VW Needs Big Repairs

The banner headline on Monday morning read, “Gov. Lee, top Republicans celebrate failed UAW bid to unionize Volkswagen,” and that’s the second-worst thing that the headline could have said. The worst, of course, is if the UAW had won, and the Detroit-based union that lost 35,000 members last year would be revived -- breaking a hole into the tight wall of foreign-owned auto assembly ... (click for more)