Chattanooga Chamber Events Aug. 3-5

Friday, July 30, 2021

August 3, ONLINE: Member Orientation

8:30 to 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.

 

August 3, IN PERSON: North Chattanooga Council Meeting

11:30 a.m.

to 1 p.m.

The INCubator: 100 Cherokee Blvd.

Join our North Chattanooga Chamber Council (NCCC) for their monthly networking meeting.

Register here.

$12

 

August 4, ONLINE: DEI Forum w/ Llisa Prater

10 to 11 a.m.

Zoom

Llisa Prater is an innovative leader with over 10 years of experience in Diversity & Inclusion. She has provided consulting services for city governments as well as private firms with over 10K employees. Please join us as she sits down with Miles Huff, Senior Director, Talent Initiatives to discuss the importance of diverse talent strategies.

Register here.

No cost.

 

August 4, IN PERSON: Double, Double, Toil and Trouble

Noon to 1 p.m.

Waterhouse Pavillion: 850 Market St.

The INCubator is partnering with SHRM Chattanooga to help you navigate handling conversations with poor performing employees or those with less-than-stellar attitudes.

Register here.

No cost.

 

August 5, IN PERSON: Downtown Council Meeting

7:30 to 9 a.m.

Holiday Inn & Suites: 434 Chestnut St.

Join our Downtown Chamber Council for their monthly networking meeting. Networking and breakfast will take place from 7:30 to 8 a.m. with the program lasting from 8 to 9 a.m.

Register here.

$15

 

August 5, IN PERSON: East Ridge Council Meeting

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

East Ridge Community Center: 1517 Tombras Ave.

Join us for our regular council meeting and networking.

Register here.

$12


Carol Keur Joins Grant Konvalinka And Harrison, P.C. As Litigation Paralegal

FASTSIGNS Employees Recognized With Sales Achievement Award And Platinum Sales Awards

Sustainability And Recycling Pitch And Pilot Competition Aims To Improve Area Recycling


The Grant, Konvalinka and Harrison, P.C. law firm announces that Carol W. Keur has joined the firm as litigation paralegal. Officials said, "Carol is a proud military brat born in San Diego, ... (click for more)

David Murphy, an outside sales professional at FASTSIGNS of Chattanooga, received the Sales Achievement Award at the 2021 Virtual FASTSIGNS/SIGNWAVE Outside Sales Summit. The Sales Achievement ... (click for more)

The city of Chattanooga and The Company Lab are partnering for a Sustainability and Recycling Pitch & Pilot Competition. “Recycling and waste management processes are overdue for innovation,” ... (click for more)



Business

Carol Keur Joins Grant Konvalinka And Harrison, P.C. As Litigation Paralegal

The Grant, Konvalinka and Harrison, P.C. law firm announces that Carol W. Keur has joined the firm as litigation paralegal. Officials said, "Carol is a proud military brat born in San Diego, Ca. In 1993, she finally put down roots in Chattanooga. Carol has six years of private practice experience in areas such as employment, disability, automobile liability, workers’ compensation ... (click for more)

FASTSIGNS Employees Recognized With Sales Achievement Award And Platinum Sales Awards

David Murphy, an outside sales professional at FASTSIGNS of Chattanooga, received the Sales Achievement Award at the 2021 Virtual FASTSIGNS/SIGNWAVE Outside Sales Summit. The Sales Achievement Award is given to an individual in recognition of outstanding sales achievement. The award honors the FASTSIGNS outside sales professional with the highest total sales from July 1, 2020 ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Hamilton County Has 3 More COVID Deaths, 286 New Cases; Tennessee Has 52 More Deaths

The Hamilton County Health Department reported three more deaths from the coronavirus and 286 new positive cases on Friday. The case number is up from 245 on Thursday. The total cases in the county now stands at 59,841. The death total is at 597. The number of COVID-19 hospitalizations is 319 in Hamilton County - down from 344 on Thursday. Nine more are hospitalized with suspected ... (click for more)

Janet Hinds Trial Starts Monday With Jury From Nashville

A Nashville jury has been selected to hear the trial of the former Soddy Daisy postmaster who is charged in the traffic death of rookie Chattanooga Police officer Nicholas Galinger. The trial of Janet Hinds will be in the courtroom of Judge Don Poole. Police said Officer Galinger was struck and killed by a vehicle driven by Ms. Hinds as he was inspecting an overflowing manhole ... (click for more)

Opinion

The Honor In Being Unvaccinated - And Response (4)

Amidst the constant bombardment of vaccination headlines and total blitz our politicians push to have Americans do nothing but fantasize the euphoric paradise that is a 100 percent vaccinated populous constantly – above any alternative priority – I feel obliged to come forward and explain why me, and many of my close friends, are not only choosing not to be vaccinated, but finding ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: The Saturday Funnies

“Be happy and before long, the Lord will give you a reason why.” * * * As most know, the funnies are not created by me but are shared in the emails that arrive each week. One delightful soul, let’s call him Joe, is unrivaled at the funniest jokes he shares week after week and look at the joy he shared this week. Some one-liners … * -- I was addicted to the hokey pokey... ... (click for more)