Chattanooga Chamber Calendar Of Events July 15-19

Thursday, July 11, 2019

July 15, Ribbon Cutting for Spero Health

10 to 10:30 a.m.

Spero Health: 7030 Lee Hwy., Ste. 201

Join the Chattanooga Chamber for a ribbon cutting event for Spero Health.

 

July 15, Letting Go of Perfectionism

6 to 7 p.m.

The Edney: 1100 Market St., Floor Five

In this class, we'll talk about how perfectionism plays out in our personal and professional lives, and how understanding it allows us to live and lead authentically.    

Register at the chattery.org.

$15

 

July 16, 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: Tyler Howell

 $12

 

July 16, Ribbon Cutting for Scenic City Wellness

4:30 to 5 p.m.

Scenic City Wellness: 105 Lee Parkway Dr., Ste. A

Join the Chattanooga Chamber for a ribbon cutting event for Scenic City Wellness.

 

July 16, Ribbon Cutting for Chattanooga Courtyard at Hamilton Place

5:15 to 5:45 p.m.

Chattanooga Courtyard at Hamilton Place: 2210 Bams Dr.

Join the Chattanooga Chamber for a ribbon cutting event for Chattanooga Courtyard at Hamilton Place.


July 16, Self-Publishing 101

6 to 7 p.m.

The Chattery at Chattanooga WorkSpace: 302 W. 6th St., Ste. 3L

This class is an introduction to self-publishing.
Register at the chattery.org.
$15

 

July 17, Southside Community Coffee

8 to 9 a.m.

Gate 11 Distillery: 1400 Market St., Ste. 108

Join the Southside Chamber Council for their monthly Morning Joe. Held on the third Wednesday of each month.

No cost.

 

July 17, Ooltewah/Collegedale Chamber Council Meeting

8:15 to 9:30 a.m.

Collegedale City Hall: 4910 Swinyar Dr.

Speaker: Steve Crump with Crump, Richardson, & Young, PLLC

No cost.

 

July 17, TSBDC Social Media 101

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

INCubator: 100 Cherokee Blvd.

This class is designed to help you determine which social media platforms you should be utilizing for your business based on who your desired consumer is. We'll also cover best practices for posting on each platform.

Speaker: Lisa Brown (3E Social)

Register at tsbdc.org/chscc/.

No cost.

 

July 17, Hixson Chamber Council Meeting

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

North River Civic Center: 1009 Executive Dr.

$10

 

July 17, July ChattaNewbies at Citron Et Sel

5:30 to 7 p.m.

Citron Et Sel: 212 W. 8th 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.

No cost.

 

July 18, North Hamilton County Chamber Council Meeting

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

Budweiser: 200 Shearer St.

$10

 

July 18, TSBDC Find Your Funding

1:30 to 3 p.m.

INCubator: 100 Cherokee Blvd.

In this seminar, we will help you explore your funding options. We'll cover traditional loans, crowd funding, bootstrapping, angel funding and venture capital funding. A representative from the Small Business Administration will be present to discuss loans specifically for small businesses.

Speakers: Lynn Chesnutt (TSBDC) & Jackie Merritt (SBA)

Register at tsbdc.org/chscc/.

No cost.

 

July 18, Business After Hours | Hamilton Place

5 to 7 p.m.

Hamilton Place: 2100 Hamilton Place Blvd.

Business After Hours brings an average of 100 business people together for networking and refreshments. Business After Hours in July is sponsored by Hamilton Place.

No cost.

 

July 19, East Brainerd Chamber Council Coffee

8:30 to 9:30 a.m.

Jason's Deli: 2115 Gunbarrel Rd.

Join our East Brainerd Chamber Council for their monthly coffee on the third Friday of every month at Jason's Deli.

No cost.


AZA President And CEO Dan Ashe To Visit TN Aquarium Friday

Scenic City Concrete Pumping And Walls To Get 70 Meter Boom Pump

Federal Bar Association Chattanooga Chapter Has Annual Meeting Aug. 20


Dan Ashe, president and CEO of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums, will be visiting the Tennessee Aquarium on Friday in recognition of more than a quarter-century of continuous AZA Accreditation. ... (click for more)

Bobby Kean of Scenic City Concrete Pumping and Walls Inc will announce Friday the delivery of the newest, largest member of the Scenic City Concrete Pumping and Walls pump truck fleet. A 70 meter ... (click for more)

The Federal Bar Association Chattanooga Chapter will host its annual meeting and luncheon on Aug. 20. The keynote speaker will be Sixth Circuit Appellate Court Judge Bernice Bouie Donald. ... (click for more)


Business

AZA President And CEO Dan Ashe To Visit TN Aquarium Friday

Dan Ashe, president and CEO of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums, will be visiting the Tennessee Aquarium on Friday in recognition of more than a quarter-century of continuous AZA Accreditation. "To be accredited, the Tennessee Aquarium underwent a thorough review to make certain it has and will continue to meet ever-rising standards in categories which include animal care ... (click for more)

Scenic City Concrete Pumping And Walls To Get 70 Meter Boom Pump

Bobby Kean of Scenic City Concrete Pumping and Walls Inc will announce Friday the delivery of the newest, largest member of the Scenic City Concrete Pumping and Walls pump truck fleet. A 70 meter boom pump, just one of four in the country, has made its cross country trip destined for the Chattanooga area. The machine, built for pumping concrete to the highest, hardest to reach ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Small Plane Crashes Near Dunlap

A small plane crashed on Wednesday at Cagle Mountain near Dunlap. Authorities said the pilot was airlifted to Erlanger Hospital. He was described as in his mid-to-late 50s or 60s. There were no passengers, it was stated. Based on the plane's registration number, it was a Glasair amateur-built experimental plane. It was built in Canada in 2002. The pilot was described ... (click for more)

Smedley, Smith, Boyd, Bankston, Graham Among Candidates Mentioned For 2020 County Mayor Race With Coppinger Possibly Retiring

It may be three years away, but candidates are lining up for the 2022 county mayor race with Jim Coppinger possibly retiring. County Mayor Coppinger said his focus is on continued progress during the current four-year term. Political observers believe he tipped his hat on this being his final term by coming out for a school tax that is unpopular in some circles and lost out on ... (click for more)

Opinion

Opinion Correction: Erlanger Does Not Offer $20,000 Nurse Signing Bonuses

An opinion in Chattanoogan.com on Monday said Erlanger Health Systems had $20,000 nurse signing bonuses. Erlanger officials said that is another local hospital - not Erlanger. Columnist Roy Exum said, "In a story that I wrote on July 15, “A Nursing Shortage?” I mistakenly identified Erlanger Hospital as one hospital that offers prospective nurses a $20,000 signing bonus. ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Use 'Tags' At Erlanger

When I was a senior in high school, the Vietnam catastrophe held the guys who were in my class spellbound. Back then, and has since been proven again and again, the conflict was a terrible error in our nation’s judgment and almost 60,000 young and promising Americans died in some stinking South Asian battle zone that didn’t mean squat to our freedom or our nation’s future. In ... (click for more)