Chattanooga Chamber Calendar Of Events For June 18-21

Wednesday, June 12, 2019

June 18, Red Bank/Signal Mountain Chamber Council Meeting

11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Red Bank Community Center: Tom Weathers Dr., behind Erlanger

Speaker: Vince Butler, Director of Development, Medal of Honor Heritage Center      

$12

 

June 19, Southside Community Coffee

8 to 9 a.m.

1400 Chestnut Apartments, 1400 Chestnut St.

Join the Southside Chamber Council for their monthly Morning Joe.

Held monthly on the third Wednesday of each month.

No cost.

 

June 19, DIVERSIFY 2019 Summit & Luncheon

8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Chattanooga Convention Center: 1150 Carter St.

Join the Chattanooga Chamber of Commerce for DIVERSIFY, a half-day summit highlighting diversity, inclusion and the 21st century workplace.

Register at chattanoogachamber.com/diversify.

 

June 19, Ooltewah/Collegedale Chamber Council Meeting

9:15 to 10:30 a.m.

Collegedale City Hall: 4910 Swinyar Dr.

Speaker: Gregg T. Gentry, Chief of Staff, Erlanger

No cost.

 

June 19, Hixson Chamber Council Meeting

11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m.

North River Civic Center: 1009 Executive Dr.

$10

 

June 19, TSBDC Instagram Marketing Strategies

3:30 to 5 p.m.

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

You have an Instagram for your business, now what? In this intermediate level seminar, you will learn how to: find your customers, grow your followers, utilize hashtags and locations, engage with influencers, develop a content strategy and more.

Speaker: Lisa Brown, 3E Social

Register at tsbdc.org/chscc/.

$25

 

June 19, ChattaNewbies at Solarium

5:30 to 7 p.m.

Solarium at The Dwell Hotel: 120 E. 10th St.

Come mingle with ChattaNewbies + Chattanooga locals to learn what is going on in #CHA. Grab all the newbies you know and join us for this casual happy hour.

More information at facebook.com/chattanewbies.

No cost.

 

June 20, North Chattanooga Chamber Council Coffee

8:30 to 9:30 a.m.

Adventure Sports Innovation: 191 River St.

Join the North Chattanooga Council for networking and coffee. Hosted by Adventure Sports Innovation. Coffee sponsored by Stone Cup.

No cost.

 

June 20, TSBDC Pick the Brain of a CPA: Q&A

11 a.m. to Noon

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

Maybe you're wondering about industry-specific tax regulations, or need advice on best practices for your taxes. Whatever your questions are, now's the time to ask. You'll have one hour to ask any and all business-related accounting questions.

Speaker: Adam Osborne, HHM

Register at tsbdc.org/chscc/.

No cost.

 

June 20, North Hamilton County Chamber Council Meeting

11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Budweiser: 200 Shearer St.

$10

 

June 20, Ribbon Cutting for Home2 Suites by Hilton Chattanooga - Hamilton Place

Noon to 1 p.m.

Home2 Suites by Hilton Chattanooga - Hamilton Place: 2330 Center St.

Join the Chattanooga Chamber for a ribbon cutting event for Home2 Suites by Hilton Chattanooga - Hamilton Place.

 

June 20, Ribbon Cutting for Mrs. B's Reggae Cafe

2 to 2:30 p.m.

Mrs. B's Reggae Cafe: 3103 Broad St.

Join the Chattanooga Chamber for a ribbon cutting event for Mrs. B’s Reggae Café.

 

June 20, Business After Hours | Old Gilman Grill

5 to 7 p.m.

Old Gilman Grill: 216 W. 8th St.

Business After Hours brings an average of 100 business people together for networking and refreshments. Business After Hours in June is sponsored by Old Gilman Grill.

No cost.

 

June 20, ChaTech Pint Night at OddStory

6 to 9 p.m.

OddStory Brewing Company: 336 E. MLK Blvd.

Network with other tech and IT professionals. 10% of proceeds go back to ChaTech. Learn about ChaTech programs at this fun event.

 

June 21, 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.

 

More on these events and other support for your business at chattanoogachamber.com.


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Business

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A celebration marking the completion of the renovation of LaFayette Food City will be held Tuesday and Wednesday. There will be a business after hours reception on Tuesday from 5-7 p.m. It will include a ribbon cutting and flag raising ceremonies slated to begin at 5:15 p.m. The remodel celebration will follow on Wednesday beginning at 8 a.m. Food City is at 311 North Main ... (click for more)

PlainviewLED Holds Groundbreaking Ceremony For Expansion

Todd Plain, CEO of PlainviewLED, announced the local expansion of his company with a groundbreaking for the construction of a state of the art 10,000-square foot LED sign assembly plant, by Frizzell Construction Co., at a location off Bonny Oaks Drive and Highway 153. This is a local-based, locally-operated, family-owned small business that has done business nation-wide, regionally, ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Tennessee American Water Begins To Restore Water Service

Tennessee American Water successfully completed repairs to the impacted water main around 4 a.m. and has begun the process of restoring the system. Officials said, "The return to normal operating conditions will occur slowly and return last to customers at the highest elevations within the system, such as Lookout Mountain and Elder Mountain. We anticipate that most of the system ... (click for more)

Darrell Hill, 20, Shot And Killed On Dahlia Street; 3 Teenagers Arrested

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Opinion

We Remember Sept. 11th

Our nation was attacked on Sept. 11, 2001 and our world changed. Muslim terrorists called al-Qaeda, with training camps all around the world were responsible for the death of the more than 3,000 victims. This is an enemy unlike any we have ever faced. There are multiple countries, multiple fronts and multiple threats. This enemy is committed to the absolute destruction of the ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Country Music’s Top 98

It was in the late ‘80s, not long before Auburn and Tennessee would play early in the year to set the early pace in the annual SEC race. I needed Auburn football coach Pat Dye to help me understand the early-season strategy of what the loser of the game between Tennessee and Auburn would need to do to stay viable in the home stretch of SEC play that year; it affected bowl invitations ... (click for more)