Chattanooga Chamber Calendar Of Events Weeks Of June 24 And July 1

Thursday, June 20, 2019

June 24, Ribbon Cutting for Fast Access Healthcare

10 to 10:30 a.m.

Fast Access Healthcare: 2372 Lifestyle Way, Ste. 152

Join the Chattanooga Chamber for a ribbon cutting event for Fast Access Healthcare.

 

June 25, East Brainerd Chamber Council Meeting

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

Chattanooga Event Center: 2193 Park Dr.

$12

 

June 25, Ribbon Cutting for Skin Cancer & Cosmetic Dermatology Center

Noon to 1 p.m.

Skin Cancer & Cosmetic Dermatology Center: 2177 Northpoint Blvd., Ste. 111

Join the Chattanooga Chamber for a ribbon cutting event for Skin Cancer & Cosmetic Dermatology Center.

 

June 25, Leadership Chattanooga Alumni Association PM Regathering

4:30 to 6:30 p.m.

Gate 11 Distillery: 1400 Market St., Ste. 108 (Inside the Chattanooga Choo Choo)

Join the LC Class of 2008-09 for their 10 Year reunion and encourage YOUR classmates to join us for a fun evening of fellowship. Light appetizers will be provided as well as a cash bar. 

 

June 25, 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 every month. There will be complimentary light appetizers as well as drink specials.

No cost.

 

June 26, Hixson Chamber Council After Hours

5:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Logan's Roadhouse: 504 Northgate Mall

Join the Hixson Council for their After Hours event. Light appetizers provided.

No cost.

 

June 27, Enterprise Gateway Chamber Council Meeting

8:15 to 9:30 a.m.

Hospice of Chattanooga: 4411 Oakwood Dr.

$10

 

June 27, TSBDC Small Business Orientation (Morning)

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 thinking about starting a business or who 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.

 

June 27, TSBDC Small Business Orientation (Evening)

5:30 to 7 p.m.

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

This class is for anyone thinking about starting a business or who 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.

 

June 28, Pride Month Networking Event 2019

11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Miller Park: East Martin Luther King Blvd.

In celebration of Pride Month, the Chattanooga Chamber presents the Pride Month Networking Event 2019. All are welcome as we promote open dialogue about diversity and inclusion issues and as we continue working toward creating inclusive work environments for everyone. Enjoy music, local food trucks, great conversation and hear a few words from City of Chattanooga Mayor Andy Berke.

No cost.

 

June 28, YPC Lunch + Networking

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

green|spaces: 63 E. Main St.

Join YPC for their monthly lunch. This month, hear from Kaia Moore (outgoing president), Josh Cropp (incoming chair) and play a networking game.

Register at ypchattanooga.org/events.

Members: $5, Non-members: $15

 

Week of July 1

 

July 2, Member Orientation

8:30 to 10 a.m.

Chattanooga Chamber Board Room: 811 Broad St.

Join us to learn more about your member benefits and what's going on at the Chamber! Please RSVP to Ann Riley, ARiley@ChattanoogaChamber.com.

No cost.

 

June 3, TSBDC New-trepreneur Bookkeeping: 10 Mistakes to Avoid

Noon to 1 p.m.

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

Make sure you're on track by learning 10 of the most common bookkeeping mistakes and solutions to overcome them. Topics include: how to classify workers, receipt requirements, meal expenses and more.

Speaker: Lynn Talbott (HR Business Solutions)

Register at tsbdc.org/chscc/.

No cost.


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)