Operation Thank You week is here. Starting tomorrow and going through Thursday, your 2014 Chamber member packets will be delivered from your fellow Chamber members. There's no better way to meet other business people on a one-on-one basis. If you've got some free time in the next three days and would like to help deliver these packets, please email Amy
or call 865.983.2241.
We'd love to have you join us for a State Legislative Briefing
with Senator Doug Overbey and Representatives Art Swann and Bob Ramsey at the Blount County Chamber of Commerce this Friday at 8 a.m. Please RSVP to Claire
if you're interested in attending.
Just a reminder that the February coffee club
is being held at 7:45 a.m., Thursday, Feb. 27 at Kingdom Design Ministries, 1162 Topside Rd, Louisville, TN
. It is located beside Platinum Pools. Please park in front of building or behind.
We are a 11 days away from the 94th Chamber Annual Meeting
on Feb. 28 (the largest networking event in the county). We'd love to see you there. It's an event you'll want to say you attended. (See below for more 411.) A reminder that this is a cocktail event
, so let's see what you've got.
Speaking of the annual meeting, we'd love to see photos of you shopping for your outfit or what you're doing to get ready. So post pictures on Facebook
and Twitter with the hashtag #AnnualMeeting. If you're not following on Twitter, do so now @BlountChamber
NOT TOO LATE TO GET ANNUAL MEETING TIX
We are nearing sold out status for the Blount Partnership's annual meeting sponsored by Asbury Place
on Friday, Feb. 28 at the Airport Hilton. So if you haven't got your tickets yet, get them this week so you don't miss the premier networking event for Blount County. It's \a giant dance party with GLOW, a live performance / show / dance band and heavy hors d'oeuvres.
This is the perfect event to entertain clients and show them the hospitality of Blount County. There will be videos, music, great food, cash bar and an atmosphere to meet and greet the movers and shakers that make this area such a great place to do business and live.
Tickets are $100 and tables are available by calling 865.273.1206. The Hilton
is even offering a discounted room rate of $79 so you can stay and have a real good time.
Other sponsors include Charter Business
, Journal Broadcast Group
, Multi-Media Solutions
, Mary Beth West Communications
, Hickory Construction
, East Tennessee Foundation
, Barge, Waggoner, Sumner & Cannon
, City of Maryville
, Alcoa Inc.
and Clayton Homes
NETWORK TRAINING CLASS
We invite everyone to attend a FREE network training class
with Raeus Jae Cannon, Feb. 26 from 3-4:30 p.m. RSVP to Amy. Cannon is a collaborative networking and relationship authority who is highly energetic can show you how to easily never make a cold call again, yet build stronger relationships that drive higher profitability.
This week we go back to 1978 for the second single from the Saturday Night Fever soundtrack, "Stayin' Alive" by the Bee Gees which topped the Billboard Top 100 chart for four weeks. In 2004, "Stayin' Alive" was placed at number 189 on the list of Rolling Stone's 500 Greatest Songs of All Time.
|Bee Gees - Stayin' Alive|