Chattanooga Chamber Calendar Of Events June 1-5

Friday, May 29, 2020

Jun. 1, ONLINE: New-trepeneur Bookkeeping

noon-1 p.m.

New to being an entrepreneur? This information-packed class covers 10 of the most common bookkeeping mistakes and practical, efficient solutions to overcome them. Topics include: how to classify workers, receipt requirements, meal expenses, personal car expenses and more.

Discounts on integrated apps and QBO available. This class is hosted by TSBDC and HR Business Solutions and will be offered online via Zoom. Registration is required.

Register at tsbdc.org.

No cost.

 

Jun. 2, Online - North Chattanooga Chamber Council Meeting

noon-1 p.m.

The NCCC is excited to announce that our monthly council meetings are returning starting Tuesday, Jun. 2 at 12 PM. The River City Company's Kim White will be discussing how North Chattanooga has grown & developed over the past 30 years and the vision for the next 30 years. 

Register at https://bit.ly/2M8qzBz.

No cost.

 

Jun. 3, 2020 Virtual YP Summit

8 a.m.-4 p.m.

Virtual YP Summit

Join the Chattanooga Chamber of Commerce & Young Professionals of Chattanooga (YPC) for our first Virtual YP Summit. Enliven your career and fuel your professional growth with a day of energizing sessions and powerful panel discussions at our Jun. 3 Young Professionals Summit.

Register at chattanoogachamber.com/events.

$10

 

Jun. 3, ONLINE: Pick the Brain of an Attorney

11 a.m.-noon

In this one-hour Q&A session, you can ask any of your business-related legal questions, such as: How should I structure my business? Would I benefit more as an LLC or Sole Proprietor? What should I be including in my contracts and partnership agreements? This class is hosted by TSBDC and will be offered online via Zoom. Registration is required.

Register at tsbdc.org

No cost.

 

Jun. 3, LC/LCAA Lunch & Learn

noon-1:30 p.m.

Hosted by Leadership Chattanooga and the Leadership Chattanooga Alumni Association, this event will feature updates with local medical professionals including Don Mueller, CEO, Children’s Hospital at Erlanger; Rae Bond, CEO, Chattanooga-Hamilton County Medical Society and local physicians.

Program: The Current State of COVID in Chattanooga

Register via Zoom at https://bit.ly/36BsRmi.

No cost.

 

Jun. 3, ONLINE - Introduction to Product Photography

6-7:30 p.m.

Whether you’re a small-business owner or have a side hustle that sells products, knowing how to style and photograph your items to share on social media and your website is part of the key to getting noticed. Presented by The Chattery.

Speaker: Suzanne Ócsai

Register at thechattery.org.

$20

 

Jun. 4, ONLINE -  How Local Businesses Are Responding to COVID-19

2-2:30 p.m.

Chris Ramsey, with Simple Choice PPE joins the Chamber on a live chat to talk about his efforts to protect the community. When he’s not distributing vitally-needed protective equipment, he’s helping to make sure free COVID-19 testing is available to high-risk communities.

Register at https://bit.ly/2XbsmMA.

 

Jun. 4, ONLINE - Bench Builders' COVID Webinar Series featuring Geoff Rowson & Annette Griffin from Totem

10-11 a.m.

Totem's Geoff Rowson & Annette Griffin will be challenging us to forget everything you know about health insurance. They help employers solve the three big challenges of healthcare today - cost, quality & over-utilization. We'll also discuss ongoing challenges with COVID as businesses reopen and employees return to work. Presented by Bench Builders.

Register at https://bit.ly/3caQFi1.

No cost.

 

Jun. 5, ONLINE – Allergies or COVID-19?

1:30-2 p.m.

It’s allergy season, and sometimes it can be hard to tell the difference between coronavirus symptoms and allergies. In a live call with the Chamber, Dr. Marc Cromie and Dr. Todd Levin with the Chattanooga Allergy Clinic will walk us through the symptoms of both and help you determine if you need a COVID-19 test or an allergy test.

Register at https://bit.ly/2U6LARN.

 

Jun. 5, ONLINE - Virtual Language Social with Chattanooga School of Language and The Chattery

6-7:30 p.m.

The Chattery and Chattanooga School of Language are partnering to present a virtual Language Social. This month we’re offering German, Japanese, Beginning Spanish and Intermediate Spanish. 

Register at thechattery.org.

$15

 

Jun. 6, ONLINE - Introduction to Selling on eBay

10-11 a.m.

Learn how to turn unwanted items around your house into extra cash. If you've never navigated eBay before, this is the class for you. You'll learn tips on how to start or improve your sales. Presented by The Chattery.

Speaker: Natasha Romanova

Register at thechattery.org.

$15

 

Jun. 7, ONLINE - Managing Mental Health in the Midst of Uncertainty

3-5 p.m.

So often, we can become afraid of the idea of "mental health". We say we are advocates, but often we are afraid of being labeled with a diagnosis or being seen as "crazy." This course is designed to clarify some of the myths of trauma and mental health and share why this knowledge is relevant for EVERYONE. It is also designed to teach basic skills in identifying, understanding and responding to mental health moments before they become crisis. Presented by The Chattery.

Speaker: Jeigh Billingy, Suspire

Register at thechattery.org.

$20


BBB Announces 2020 Torch Awards And Scholarship Winners

New Hamilton County Business Licenses

Chattanooga Chamber Calendar Of Events July 13-18


The Better Business Bureau Serving Southeast Tennessee and Northwest Georgia, celebrating its 60th anniversary year, announces the business winners of the BBB “Torch Award for Marketplace Ethics” ... (click for more)

Here are the new business licenses from the County Clerk's office: 4 CORNERS COURTNEY EVANS 3335 RINGGOLD RD STE 106 CHATTANOOGA TN 37412 ABSOLUTE HEATING & AIR LLC RON HAYNES 617 ... (click for more)

July 13, ONLINE - Introduction to Public Speaking - Two-Part Workshop 6-7:30 p.m. In this two-part series, you will learn a simple, easy method to crafting a message that can be applied to ... (click for more)



Business

BBB Announces 2020 Torch Awards And Scholarship Winners

The Better Business Bureau Serving Southeast Tennessee and Northwest Georgia, celebrating its 60th anniversary year, announces the business winners of the BBB “Torch Award for Marketplace Ethics” and “Student of Integrity” scholarship winners for 2020. Businesses recognized for the 2020 BBB Torch Award for Marketplace Ethics are: Category I Winner: Mr. Handyman of Chattanooga, ... (click for more)

New Hamilton County Business Licenses

Here are the new business licenses from the County Clerk's office: 4 CORNERS COURTNEY EVANS 3335 RINGGOLD RD STE 106 CHATTANOOGA TN 37412 ABSOLUTE HEATING & AIR LLC RON HAYNES 617 PINE OAKS DR TUNNEL HILL GA 30755 ASTRONICPRO RICHARD L TAYLOR 1606 E 26TH ST CHATTANOOGA TN 37407 AUTOMOTRIZ DELGADILLO BRYANT RODRIGUEZ 7909 OLD LEE HWY STE 105 OOLTEWAH TN 37363 ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Protest Leaders Mott, Williams Face 2 Sets Of Charges On Sunday, Including Stealing Flag And Burning It

The two leaders of the ongoing nightly protests in Chattanooga were arrested on two different sets of charges on Sunday. Marie Mott and Cameron Williams were charged by Chattanooga Police with obstructing an intersection and blocking an emergency vehicle. Later in the day, they were charged by the Hamilton County Sheriff's Office in connection with taking the Sheriff's ... (click for more)

Hammond Says Several Suspects Under Investigation In Incident In Which Flag At Jail Was Taken, Burned

Sheriff Jim Hammond said "several suspects" are under investigation in an incident in which a Sheriff's flag was taken down at the County Jail on Walnut Street and later burned at Miller Park. He said, "The incident started at the jail and continued on to Miller Park. Rather than involve two agencies, the Sheriff's Office will take the lead on it." The sheriff said city police ... (click for more)

Opinion

Mayors And Legislators Have Demonstrated Bold Leadership In Mandating Masks

The Honorable Jim Coppinger The Honorable Andy Berke The Honorable members of the Hamilton County, TN legislative delegation: Sen. Todd Gardenhire and Bo Watson; Rep. Mike Carter, Yusuf Hakeem, Patsy Hazelwood, Esther Helton, and Robin Smith Dear Mayors, Senators, and Representatives: Thank you for your bold leadership! As healthcare leaders on the front lines of the ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: B.B., Jesus Loves You

Minutes after I learned one of my very earliest friends, B.B. Branton, died early Sunday morning, another friend sent me an email that just fit the moment perfectly. When I was growing up, our back yard butted up against the Brantons' backyard, so B.B. and I were quite sure we started out as playpen partners and were close ever since. Both of our fathers were from Mississippi - ... (click for more)