Chattanooga Chamber Calendar Of Events July 9-12

Tuesday, July 2, 2019

July 9, Hixson Community Coffee

8 to 9 a.m.

Class 101: 739 Ashland Terrace Ste. 110

Join the Chamber’s Hixson Council for their monthly Council Coffee.

No cost.

 

July 10, INSPIRE Women's Networking Breakfast

8 to 10 a.m.

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

As part of the Chattanooga Chamber’s goal to diversify, include and increase the number of businesses owned by women of color in Chattanooga and Hamilton County, the BDC presents the INSPIRE Women’s Networking Breakfast.

More information at ChattanoogaChamber.com.

$10

 

July 10, TSBDC Pick the Brain of an Attorney: Q&A

11 a.m. to Noon

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

Concerned about a contract or need some sound legal advice? In this one-hour Q&A session, you can ask any and all of your business-related legal questions.

Speaker: Chuck Fisher (Grant, Konvalinka, and Harrison PC)

Register at tsbdc.org/chscc/.

No cost.

 

July 10, MidTown Chamber Council Meeting

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

Spare Time Chattanooga: 5518 Brainerd Rd.

Join the Chamber’s MidTown Council for bowling at SpareTime.

$12

 

July 11, Southside Chamber Council Meeting

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

green|spaces: 63 E. Main St.

$12

 

July 11, YPC + After Hours

5:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Beast + Barrel: 16 Frazier Ave. (Parking off Frazier Ave. or River St.)

Join YPC for an after hours event full of networking, great food, drinks and music.

Register at ypchattanooga.org.

No cost.

 

July 12, Ooltewah/Collegedale Chamber Council Coffee

8:30 to 9:30 a.m.

Miller Industries: 8503 Hilltop Dr.

Consider attending this monthly networking event in Ooltewah to catch up with the best business connections around.

No cost.

 

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


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

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A man was shot in the shoulder by a police officer at Charleston, Tn., early Sunday after a domestic disturbance call. At approximately 2 a.m., Bradley County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to a 911 call near Laguna Drive in Charleston. Lance Leroy MacTaggart has been taken into custody on four counts of aggravated assault. While the victim sought medical treatment, deputies ... (click for more)

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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)

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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)