Chattanooga Chamber Calendar Of Events Oct. 14-18

Thursday, October 11, 2018

Oct. 16, Ribbon Cutting for Jim ‘N Nick’s

10:15 to 10:45 a.m.

Jim ‘N Nick’s: 2040 Hamilton Place Blvd., Ste. 150

Join the Chattanooga Chamber for a ribbon cutting event for Jim ‘N Nick’s.

 

Oct. 16, Pick the Brain of the Attorney

11 a.m. to Noon

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

Business owners, let the attorney know your area of interest and become informed through this Q & A opportunity. Legal topics to be covered: leases, contracts, powers of attorney, corporate meetings and other business-related legal topics.

Speaker: Charles G. Fisher, Attorney at Law, Grant Konvalinka and Harrison, P.C.

Register at tsbdc.org/chscc/.

No cost.

 

Oct. 16, Red Bank/Signal Mountain Chamber Council Meeting

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

Red Bank Community Center: Tom Weathers Dr., behind Erlanger

Speaker: Retired Police Chief Tim Christol: Crisis planning for Small Businesses

$12

 

Oct. 17, Reality Check at Central High School

7:30 to 11 a.m.

Central High School: 5728 Hwy. 58

Reality Check teaches ninth graders budgeting and emphasizes the connection between education and income by allowing students to roleplay as heads of household on a set budget. Community volunteers are needed to assist with this event. To volunteer for this Chattanooga Chamber career readiness program, please contact Cathy Humble at 423.763.4321 or chumble@chattanoogachamber.com.

 

Oct. 17, Southside Community Coffee

8 to 9 a.m.

Bees on a Bicycle: 1909 Market St.

Join the Southside Council for their monthly Morning Joe at Bees on a Bicycle. Held on the third Wednesday of each month.

No cost.

 

Oct. 17, Ooltewah/Collegedale Chamber Council Meeting

9:15 to 10:30 a.m.

Cambridge Square: 9454 Bradmore Ln., Ste. 100

Speaker: Mark Harrison, Hamilton County Water & Wastewater Treatment Authority

No cost.

 

Oct. 17, Excel at Excel: Intermediate Excel Training

10 to 11:30 a.m.

The Edney, Floor Five: 1100 Market St.

Attend this session to learn about formatting spreadsheets, PivotTables, Vlookups, splitting cells, creating drop down lists, forecasting and other advanced features of Microsoft Excel.  

Register at the chattery.org.

$22

 

Oct. 17, Hixson Chamber Council Meeting

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

North River Civic Center: 1009 Executive Dr.

Speaker: Josh Davis, InfoSystems

$10

 

Oct 18, HR102: A Small Business Guide To Managing Employees

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

BX Crossing: 400 Belvoir Ave.

Brought to you by SCORE and Paychex. Topics to be covered: benefits, compliance and employee communication.

Call 423.994.4653 for registration information.

No cost; lunch provided

 

Oct. 18, North Hamilton County Chamber Council Meeting

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

Budweiser: 200 Shearer St.

Program: Manufacturing Operations Panel on the Highway 27 corridor

$10

 

Oct. 18, Business After Hours | Citron Et Sel

5 to 7 p.m.

Citron Et Sel: 212 W. 8th St.

Business After Hours brings an average of 100 business people together for networking and refreshments. Business After Hours in October is sponsored by Citron Et Sel.

No cost.

 

Find more information about local business events at chattanoogachamber.com.

 


Bradley County Lawyer Censured

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New Hamilton County Businesses

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Chattanooga Airport Has Biggest Month Yet; Work May Start Next Year On Parking Deck With 1,300 Spaces

The Chattanooga Airport set a record in September with 44,000 enplanements, the highest ever for one month. This was an increase of nine percent over September 2017, and deplanements were in line, said Terry Hart president and CEO. He said that more parking is needed near the terminal to keep up with the growth. The 20-year master plan includes a parking deck with around 1,300 ... (click for more)

Firefighters Climb 150 Feet To Extinguish Fire At Ardent Mills

Chattanooga firefighters had to climb 150 feet to extinguish a fire at a flour mill off Amnicola Highway on Monday morning. A call came in at  7:35 a.m. for the  fire at 1 Riverside Lane. Ardent Mills reported smoke in the building and all employees were evacuated. Fire crews arriving on the scene could see light smoke coming from a vent on the upper half ... (click for more)

Why Are Joda Thongnopnua And Phil Bredesen Downplaying Their Democratic Values?

For the past several months, the Democratic Party has reached a tipping point. “Their Resistance” is to oppose anything and everything Republicans are doing to deliver a stronger economy and better economic opportunities for all Americans.  Yet, I find it very interesting that the public outcry we are seeing from the Democrats on a national level is nowhere to be found when ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: It’s ‘Tennessee Week’

For over 50 years I have heard the line, “There are two things you must never do on ‘The Third Saturday of October.’ You mustn’t ever marry and try not to die because, in either case, the preacher won’t show up.” He’ll be watching “The Game.” Ever since Oct 18, 1901, Tennessee and Alabama have been going at it and that inaugural game set the tone as well as the standard for all ... (click for more)