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


Tennessee Supreme Court Reverses Dismissal Of Legal Malpractice Suit

A Stroke of [Economic Development] Genius

Unum Named A Best Employer For Health And Wellbeing


The Tennessee Supreme Court Wednesday reversed the trial court’s dismissal of a legal malpractice claim against a Davidson County attorney, holding that sworn statements the plaintiff made in ... (click for more)

Once again, TVA tops the list of utilities for its economic development prowess. This is the 14th year in a row it has been honored by Site Selection magazine for being in the top 20. Bringing ... (click for more)

Employee benefits provider Unum is one of 50 companies in the nation to receive the 2019 Best Employers: Excellence in Health & Wellbeing award presented at the National Business Group on ... (click for more)


Business

Tennessee Supreme Court Reverses Dismissal Of Legal Malpractice Suit

The Tennessee Supreme Court Wednesday reversed the trial court’s dismissal of a legal malpractice claim against a Davidson County attorney, holding that sworn statements the plaintiff made in her divorce settlement agreement did not directly contradict sworn statements she made in the malpractice lawsuit. Beginning in 2006, Nashville attorney Jeffrey Levy represented Polly ... (click for more)

A Stroke of [Economic Development] Genius

Once again, TVA tops the list of utilities for its economic development prowess. This is the 14th year in a row it has been honored by Site Selection magazine for being in the top 20. Bringing jobs and investment to the Valley is part of TVA’s central mission to make life better for the people in our region. Because of the exceptional efforts of TVA’s Economic Development team ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Dr. William Jackson Named Erlanger’s New CEO; Spiegel Gets Year's Salary, Continuing Insurance

During a specially-called meeting of the Erlanger Health System Board of Trustees, Chairman Mike Griffin announced that Chief Medical Officer Dr. William L. Jackson Jr., has been appointed as the health system’s new president and chief executive officer. Also a settlement was reached with former president Kevin Spiegel, who resigned last week under pressure from the board. ... (click for more)

Car Accident On Lee Highway Causes Vehicle To Crash Into Hotel

A car accident on Lee Highway caused a gold van to leave the road, crash into an SUV in a hotel parking lot and then into two hotel rooms, structurally damaging the building. The incident happened just after 3 p.m. Wednesday at the In Town Suites on Lee Highway. Both hotel rooms were empty at the time of the incident. A total of 12 surrounding rooms were evacuated as a precaution. ... (click for more)

Opinion

Let The Water Company Pay The Bill - And Response

Tennessee American breaks a line and 35,000 people lose water for three days. Well they don’t exactly admit they broke it, they were working on it a few feet away and it just broke….so they say. One half of TAWC service area is out of water three days and nights, hospitals canceling surgery, schools closed and opened and then sending the children home, businesses shut down, government ... (click for more)

Gregg Gentry Says He Was Not At Meeting On Nurse Pay

Regarding Mr. Exum's claim in his Sept. 12 column that Erlanger Chief Administrative Officer Gregg Gentry attended his Sept. 4 meeting with Kevin Spiegel is not accurate. Mr. Gentry said he was not at this meeting. (click for more)