Chattanooga area business calendar

Chattanooga area business calendar

October 20th, 2012 by Staff Reports in Business Around the Region

Events and seminars

• Writing Your Business Plan from 9 a.m. to noon Monday at The INCubator, 100 Cherokee Blvd. The free seminar hosted by the Tennessee Small Business Development Center is an introductory session to the business planning process. Call 423-756-8668 to register.

• Brainerd/East Brainerd Council Meeting at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at the Car Barn, 6721 Heritage Business Court. Meetings cost $10.

• Introduction to Web Pages from 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at The INCubator, 100 Cherokee Blvd. Hosted by the Tennessee Small Business Development Center, this free seminar will cover the basics of Web hosting, Web design and useful tools for creating and enhancing a business' Web presence. Call 423-756-8668 for more information and to register.

• Keys to Success from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday at The INCubator, 100 Cherokee Blvd. This two-hour seminar will inform attendees about four simple keys that can bring wealth and financial freedom to their businesses. Call 423-756-8668 to register.

• An Hour with My Attorney at 11 a.m. Wednesday at The INCubator, 100 Cherokee Blvd. Attorney Chuck Fisher will lead a seminar exploring leases, contracts, powers of attorney, corporate meetings and other topics of interest. Call 423-756-8668 to register.

• East Ridge Council Meeting at 11:45 a.m. Wednesday at the East Ridge Community Center, 1517 Tombras Ave. Meetings cost $10.

• Enterprise Gateway Council Meeting at 8:30 a.m. Thursday at WTCI, 7540 Bonnyshire Drive. Charles Wood, vice president of economic development for the Chattanooga Chamber will provide an economic development update. Meetings cost $10.

• CEG/INCubator Luncheon - "Supercharged Social Media for Business" at 11:30 a.m. Thursday at The INCubator, 100 Cherokee Blvd. David Hawke of Marketing Velocity will lead a seminar on social platforms for business and how to create a social media plan and end goals for social media engagement. Contact Tabitha Erickson at 423-752-4301 or terickson@chattanoogachamber.com to find out more.

• Small Business Orientation at 11:30 a.m. Thursday at The INCubator, 100 Cherokee Blvd. The counselor discusses basic business planning including financial projections and legal entity. Hosted by the Tennessee Small Business Development Center, this event is free and open to the public. Call 423-756=8668 for more information and to register.

• International Business Council Meeting at 5:30 p.m. Thursday at The INCubator, 100 Cherokee Blvd. Speakers on Nigeria include Ben Ubamadu, vice president of economics and community development for Chattanooga State, and Aniekan Ebiefung, University of Chattanooga Foundation professor of mathematics for UTC. Contact Gladys Pineda-Loher at 423-763-4345 or gpineda-loher@chattanoogachamber.com

• YPAC Professional Development Luncheon at 11:30 a.m. Friday at Chattanooga Chamber, 811 Broad St. For more information, email luncheons@ypchattanooga.org