Chattanooga Chamber Calendar Of Events April 12-16

Friday, August 9, 2019

Aug. 12, NEW-trepreneur Bookkeeping

Noon to 1 p.m.

INCubator: 100 Cherokee Blvd.

It’s important to keep your finances tidy. Learn 10 of the most common bookkeeping mistakes and practical, efficient 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.
No cost.

 

Aug. 12, QuickBooks Basics & Set-Up

2 to 5 p.m.

INCubator: 100 Cherokee Blvd.

Are you new to QuickBooks? We will cover the tips and tricks that all business owners must know, best practices and how to set up your account to be efficient for you. This class is hands-on and participants will need to bring their own laptops. You can have any QBO product level to participate: Quick Start, QBO Essentials or QBO Plus.

Speaker: Lynn Talbott, HR Business Solutions

Register at tsbdc.org
Cost: $125

 

Hixson Community Coffee

8 to 9 a.m.

Right at Home: 5138 Preschool Ln., Ste. 106

Join the Hixson Council for their monthly Council Coffee.

No cost.

 

Aug. 13, Ribbon Cutting for EPB

9:30 to 10 a.m.

Tyner Academy: 6836 Tyner Rd.

Join the Chattanooga Chamber for a ribbon cutting event for EPB to showcase their remodeled STEM classroom at Tyner Academy.

 

Aug. 13, ChaTech Executive Forum

Noon to 4 p.m.

Playcore: 544 Chestnut St.

ChaTech members are invited to the ChaTech Executive Forum on Tuesday, hosted at PlayCore. Lunch is provided. This session of the ChaTech Executive Forum is sponsored by Chambliss. ChaTech members only.

No cost for members.

 

Aug. 14, MidTown Chamber Council Meeting

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

Ponders Funeral Home: 4203 Brainerd Rd.

Cost: $12

 

Aug. 14, Facebook Marketing Strategies

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

INCubator: 100 Cherokee Blvd.

You have a Facebook page for your business, now what? Discover Facebook best practices including content strategy tips, increasing website traffic, understanding analytics, an overview of Facebook’s Business Manager, Ad Manager and Power Editor tools.

Speaker: Lisa Brown, 3E Social

Register at tsbdc.rog
Cost: $25

 

Aug. 15, East Ridge Chamber Council Coffee

8 to 9 a.m.

Local Coffee of East Ridge: 5330 Ringgold Rd.

Join us for our Council Coffee at the Local Coffee of East Ridge.

No cost.

 

Aug. 15, North Hamilton County Chamber Council Meeting

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

Budweiser: 200 Shearer St.

$10

 

Aug. 15, Business After Hours | Celebrating Centennial Businesses

5 to 7 p.m.

Chattanooga Times Free Press: 400 E. 11th St.

Please join us for a special Business After Hours presented by the Chattanooga Area Chamber of Commerce and the Times Free Press for a centennial business celebration.

Register at chattanoogachamber.com/events.

No cost.

 

Aug. 16, 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.

 

Aug. 16, Ribbon Cutting for Essence of Health Wellness Clinic

2 to 4 p.m.

Essence of Health Wellness Clinic: 752 E. MLK Blvd., Ste. 102

Join the Chattanooga Chamber for a ribbon cutting event for Essence of Health Wellness Clinic.


Allie Weiss Named As Baker Donelson's Pro Bono Committee Office Chairwoman For Chattanooga

Yoga Landing Celebrates green|light Certification With Exemplary Green Business Practices

Online Personalized License Plate Application Now Available


Baker Donelson has appointed Allie Weiss to serve as Pro Bono Committee Office chairwoman for the firm's Chattanooga office. As the Chattanooga Pro Bono Committee Office Chair, Ms. Weiss ... (click for more)

Yoga Landing on East Broad Street, a boutique yoga studio welcoming all walks of life and supporting many paths of yoga, has received its green|light certification. green|light focuses on locally-owned ... (click for more)

The Department of Revenue is offering Tennesseans the ability to apply for a personalized license plate online, rather than through a paper application. The online application, available at ... (click for more)


Business

Allie Weiss Named As Baker Donelson's Pro Bono Committee Office Chairwoman For Chattanooga

Baker Donelson has appointed Allie Weiss to serve as Pro Bono Committee Office chairwoman for the firm's Chattanooga office. As the Chattanooga Pro Bono Committee Office Chair, Ms. Weiss will work to identify and address local pro bono needs while coordinating with Baker Donelson Pro Bono Shareholder Samuel T. Bowman for global pro bono initiatives. "Meeting the specific ... (click for more)

Yoga Landing Celebrates green|light Certification With Exemplary Green Business Practices

Yoga Landing on East Broad Street, a boutique yoga studio welcoming all walks of life and supporting many paths of yoga, has received its green|light certification. green|light focuses on locally-owned small to large organizations throughout Chattanooga and the surrounding area who are interested in improving their social and environmental impacts. The program is an independently-verified ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Tivoli Theatre Foundation Acquires Tivoli Center Building Next Door To Tivoli Theatre

The Tivoli Theatre Foundation has purchased the property adjacent to the Theatre and plans to continue the restoration of the venue as well as renovating the new property., officials said. The investment will include the creation of a performing arts center for Chattanooga. “Since its inception, the Tivoli Foundation has reinvigorated the performance arts venues in Chattanooga,” ... (click for more)

Lookout Mountain, Ga., Council Chooses Builder For Town Center; To Issue RFP For Commercial Portion; Trail Named For Super Volunteer Campbell

The Lookout Mountain, Ga., Town Council on Thursday night selected a builder for the long-awaited Town Center and also moved to issue an RFP for a developer for the planned commercial part of the center. Mayor David Bennett, saying next year will be a banner one for the town, said the Town Center, 12 years in the making, is on schedule to be built during the year. Ground breaking ... (click for more)

Opinion

Abuse To Animals Is Intolerable

In a recent article titled “McKamey Animal Services Seeks Information Pertaining to Dog Fight Victim”, McKamey Animal Center is urging people to share any information regarding a recent dog fight victim that was left abandoned with multiple serious injuries. Abuse to animals is something that I cannot tolerate in the slightest. My heart goes out to the precious little dog that ... (click for more)

Sister Says Leg Surgery For Roy Exum Is A Success

The leg surgery for Roy Exum on Friday afternoon was a success, his sister, Ellen, said she was told by the physician. Mr. Exum, the long-time columnist in this spot for Chattanoogan.com, has suffered for a lengthy time with a badly infected leg following surgery on an arthritic knee. He was told this week that the leg was so damaged that it would have to be amputated or risk ... (click for more)