Chattanooga Chamber Calendar Of Events July 22-26

Thursday, July 18, 2019

July 22, E-Commerce 101

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

INCubator: 100 Cherokee Blvd.

Does selling on Amazon help you or hurt you? Which e-commerce platforms should avoid? What's the simple marketing machine you can build yourself to bring in more customers? Daniel shares from his experience consulting with startups and multi-million dollar brands to answer the important questions every business owner should ask themselves about e-commerce.

Speaker: Daniel Leake (eCom Leverage)

Register at tsbdc.org/chscc/.

No cost.

 

July 22, Adulting Summer Camp - The Real World: Chattanooga Job Market

6 to 7:30 p.m.

The Edney: 1100 Market St., Floor Five

Don't miss this panel discussion - from resumes to networking, we'll be talking about all things career. Join Darian Scott (moderator), Talent & Economic Inclusion Director of the Chattanooga Chamber, Linda Murray Bullard of LSMB Business Solutions, Jason Bowers of The Daily Ration and The Bitter Alibi, Tyler Howell of Pamper Garner & Associates and more.

Register at the chattery.org

No cost.

 

July 23, East Brainerd Chamber Council Meeting

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

The Chattanooga Event Center: 2193 Park Dr.

Speaker: Improvise Like It's Your Job, Jacob Moore

$12

 

July 23, Ooltewah Collegedale Monthly Mixer

5 to 7 p.m.

Springhill Suites: 8876 Old Lee Hwy.

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

 

July 24, Adulting Summer Camp: The Friend Zone

6 to 7:30 p.m.

The Daily Ration: 1220 Dartmouth St.

Does the idea of networking stress you out? Welcome to The Friend Zone - a networking event without the awkward ... networking. Come dance to the tunes of D J M C P R O, purchase food and drinks from our friends at The Daily Ration and if you feel brave, meet a new friend.

Register at thechattery.org

No cost.

 

July 25, Enterprise Gateway Chamber Council Meeting

8:15 to 9:30 a.m.

Hospice of Chattanooga: 4411 Oakwood Dr.

Speaker: District 5 City Councilman, Russell Gilbert

$12

 

July 25, TSBDC Small Business Orientation (Morning)

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

INCubator: 100 Cherokee Blvd.

This class is for anyone who 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.

 

July 25, TSBDC Small Business Orientation (Evening)

5:30 to 7 p.m.

INCubator: 100 Cherokee Blvd.

This class is for anyone who 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.

 

July 26, YPC + Lunch

11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
INCubator: 100 Cherokee Blvd. (Park across the street in Republic Parking lot)

Join YPC for their monthly lunch as they hear from Ginger Terrell on networking in an event-driven town.

Register at ypchattanooga.org.

$12


Zeus Industrial Products To Expand In Chattanooga

Propex Receives 2019 Innovation Award

Chattanooga Startup Text Request Doubles Revenue, Triples Employee Headcount


Zeus Industrial Products, Inc. will invest $11.25 million to expand its Chattanooga operations and create 54 jobs over the next five years. Zeus has acquired and will renovate a 140,000-square-foot ... (click for more)

Last week PETROMAT Enviro, a paving fabric that easily mills and recycles, was awarded the 2019 Industrial Fabrics Foundation Innovation Award. “Innovation is what drives us,” said Mike ... (click for more)

Chattanooga-based software startup, Text Request, has doubled its annual recurring revenue and more than tripled its employee headcount since the close of 2018, all without taking a penny of ... (click for more)


Business

Zeus Industrial Products To Expand In Chattanooga

Zeus Industrial Products, Inc. will invest $11.25 million to expand its Chattanooga operations and create 54 jobs over the next five years. Zeus has acquired and will renovate a 140,000-square-foot facility at 3600 Cummings Road in Lookout Valley, where it will relocate its Hamilton County operations. Zeus manufactures precision polymer extrusions and custom tubing used in ... (click for more)

Propex Receives 2019 Innovation Award

Last week PETROMAT Enviro, a paving fabric that easily mills and recycles, was awarded the 2019 Industrial Fabrics Foundation Innovation Award. “Innovation is what drives us,” said Mike Gorey, CEO of Propex. “It’s a key part of our culture, and we will continue to invest in products and market development to ultimately offer our customers the best geosynthetic solutions. ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Man Shot In Shoulder By Officer After Domestic Disturbance Call At Charleston, Tn.

A man was shot in the shoulder by a police officer at Charleston, Tn., early Sunday after a domestic disturbance call. At approximately 2:02 a.m., Bradley County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to a 911 call reporting a domestic disturbance between a male and a female involving a firearm near Laguna Drive in Charleston. The 911 call was made by a female reporting that ... (click for more)

Woman Injured In Red Bank House Fire Saturday Evening

A woman was injured in a house fire Saturday evening in Red Bank. A 911 call was made reporting a house fire at 133 Flora Circle. At 6:30 p.m., Red Bank Fire Department responded to the scene and arrived reporting heavy smoke and fire on the back of the residence. The Red Bank Fire Department immediately requested a mutual aid response for additional manpower. The Signal ... (click for more)

Opinion

Ignored By The Water Company

How much time do you spend at Tennessee American Water's website? It is worthless for online reporting problems. Replies? Never happen. Communication? They appear to consciously avoid honest communication with concerned citizens. This "Opinion Page" is an avenue of last resort to report a problem, because no one is trying to listen at Tennessee American Water. ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: The 1:59.40 Marathon!

First, we must tell the children, every little boy and girl must come. Anyone who has already started our next generation yet are less than only a few steps in their life’s race, must come. They must see. Yes, we who have nearly finished our distance or the promising millennials who are still in their climb, you too! We must call them and point to the picture of a 34-year-old they ... (click for more)