Chattanooga Chamber Calendar Of Events April 5-9

Thursday, April 1, 2021

April 6, ONLINE: Member Orientation

8:30-9:30 a.m.

Chattanooga Chamber, (Zoom)

Join us via Zoom to learn more about your member benefits and what's going on at the Chamber!

Register here.

No cost.

 

April 6, ONLINE: North Chattanooga Council Meeting

noon-1 p.m.

In this month's Lunch & Learn, we'll be joined by the President & CEO of the Chattanooga Tourism Company, Barry White.

He'll tell us about the current state of Chattanooga's tourism economy and how it is bouncing back from the events of last year. Barry will also look ahead and tell you what you can expect to see in the coming months.

Register here.

No cost.

 

April 7, ONLINE: Amplify Virtual Presentations- Session 1

10-11:30 a.m.

Zoom

This virtual session will help you improve delivery and impact by increasing online presentation effectiveness. Presented by Vincent Ivan Phipps, M.A., CSP (Certified Speaking Professional) Owner, Communication VIP Training and Coaching. All attendees receive: Speak Like a Pro (Digital book and Audio Book) written by Vincent Phipps + Worksheets ($50 value).

Register here.

$97

 

April 7, ONLINE: Pick the Brain of an Attorney

11 a.m.-noon

In this one-hour Q&A session, you have access to an attorney and can ask your business-related legal questions at no-cost. Hosted by TSBDC & Grant, Konvalinka, and Harrison P.C.

Register here.

No cost.

 

April 7, ONLINE: Experience Talks: Dwayne Marshall + Rebekah Gouger

noon-1 p.m.

INCubator, (Zoom)

The Community Foundation of Greater Chattanooga is changing the narrative for Chattanooga minority businesses. Discover the funding and professional support opportunities for entrepreneurs of color through the Accelerator Loan Fund Program.

Register here.

No cost.

 

April 7, ONLINE: Amplify Virtual Presentations- Session 1

2-3:30 p.m.

Zoom

This virtual session will help you improve delivery and impact by increasing online presentation effectiveness. Presented by Vincent Ivan Phipps, M.A., CSP (Certified Speaking Professional) Owner, Communication VIP Training and Coaching. All attendees receive: Speak Like a Pro (Digital book and Audio Book) written by Vincent Phipps + Worksheets ($50 value).

Register here.

$97

 

April 8, ONLINE: Southside Council Meeting

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

Join us as we hear from a great guest speaker and get to connect for some networking. Register here.

No cost.

 

 


SimplyBank Creates Directing Officer Corps With 5 Senior Officers

Chattanooga Chamber Calendar Of Events April 12-16

Thousands Of Georgians Reapplying For UI Benefits Due To End Of Benefit Year


Growth at privately-held, Rhea County-based SimplyBank has organization leaders poised to make significant leaps into new markets and services this year. To help facilitate those expansions, ... (click for more)

April 12, ONLINE: Nokian Tyres: From Finland to Dayton Tennessee noon-1 p.m. This is a joint meeting with AGC, CRMA, Chattanooga Area Chamber's International Business Council and green|spaces. ... (click for more)

Although businesses are starting to return to full capacity as more individuals receive vaccinations, many Georgians are still out of work due to the pandemic. Last year at this time, almost ... (click for more)



Business

SimplyBank Creates Directing Officer Corps With 5 Senior Officers

Growth at privately-held, Rhea County-based SimplyBank has organization leaders poised to make significant leaps into new markets and services this year. To help facilitate those expansions, SimplyBank’s executive leadership elevated five existing senior officers to a newly-created directing officer corps this spring. The senior officers are Anthony Lastoria, Candace Colvard, ... (click for more)

Chattanooga Chamber Calendar Of Events April 12-16

April 12, ONLINE: Nokian Tyres: From Finland to Dayton Tennessee noon-1 p.m. This is a joint meeting with AGC, CRMA, Chattanooga Area Chamber's International Business Council and green|spaces. Nokian Tyres opened its Dayton, Tennessee production factory in 2019 after breaking ground two years prior. The Dayton Factory is one of the most high-tech, eco-friendly tire production ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Former Tennessee Temple Dorm Apparently Is New Home For Unattended Migrant Children

A former Tennessee Temple dorm is apparently being converted as a new home for unattended migrant children. Brandon Lewis said he visited the site at 1914 Vance Ave. for his new Tennessee Conservative newspaper and asked an official "Are there migrant children inside?" He said he was referred to a federal government office. Mr. Lewis said he believes the former ... (click for more)

No Cruelty At McKamey, Executive Director Says In Letter To Volunteers And Fosters

The embattled executive director of McKamey Animal Center has reached out to MAC volunteers and foster partners, assuring them that there is no truth to allegations of animals at the facility being treated cruelty. “By now you are all aware of the assertions being made against MAC and our staff,” Ms. Fricke wrote, referring to complaints made by former employees who watched ... (click for more)

Opinion

Why Don't All Federal Judges Rule The Same Way?

A common question raised about the federal courts, especially the Supreme Court, is why judges rule differently in the same or similar cases. Federal judges take an oath to “administer justice without respect to persons, and do equal right to the poor and to the rich, and [to] faithfully and impartially discharge and perform all [their] duties.” If judges are intelligent and well ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: The Saturday Funnies

Comes the news that the University of Kentucky has, quite erroneously and therefore hysterically, just sent out 500,000 acceptance letters. As you wonder about the postage, here are this week’s riddles: THE RIDDLES 1) You have three stoves: a gas stove, a wood stove, and a coal stove, but only one match. Which should you light first? 2) I am full of holes, but I can still ... (click for more)