Chapman Hill Winery – Behind the Scenes

But did you ever wonder what goes in to making good wine? Take a look at “Behind the Scenes” with Chapman Hill Winery! Fun Fact: Chapman Hill Winery is the only Vineyard in Campbell County! Located at 450 S Chapman Road, LaFollette, TN 37766. If you are a Chamber Member and want more information on what our “Behind the Scenes” entails! Give us a call at (423) 566-0329

12 Rules to Better Manage Client Expectations Early On

1. Be Honest at the Start “Be honest and upfront from the get-go. Being honest from the very beginning about how you can help and explaining how your process works is the key to managing client expectations. Many misunderstandings can be avoided if the client knows how each step of the process works before moving forward, along with the confines of the project. Remember, it’s always better to underpromise and overdeliver.” ~ Blair Thomas, eMerchantBroker 2. Clearly Read more…

Chamber Partner Highlight

Chamber Partner Highlight MR Systems Wireless, LLC is proud to offer Fast Internet Speeds that can and will be delivered. They have committed themselves to making this the best Internet performance and customer service you have ever experienced. MR Systems Wireless, LLC is bringing small towns and rural communities into the future of Wireless Internet and Phone Services with the latest cutting edge technologies of Wireless today. For more information call or email: Ron Fugate Read more…

Campbell Enhancement Fund Announces Grant Opportunity

Campbell Enhancement Fund Announces Grant Opportunity  Fund is accepting proposals until March 1, 2021 Applications for grants from the Campbell Enhancement Fund (CEF), an affiliate fund of East Tennessee Foundation (ETF), are now being accepted.  Nonprofit organizations, schools, and units of government that are located in or serve residents of Campbell County are strongly encouraged to submit proposals.  Applications with up to a 20% match of cash or in-kind donations will be given priority consideration.  Read more…

Master the Art of Local Marketing with these 12 Tips

1. Connect With Local Businesses “As a guided meditation company for women who are preparing to conceive as well as pregnant women and new moms, healthcare providers around the country recommend our product through brochures. On a local level, developing relationships with these providers and expanding the network of businesses carrying our brochures, including prenatal massage and yoga studios, has been instrumental to our success.” ~ Mark Krassner, Expectfulhttps://3dbfb1d7dda888aa3da70464ba361955.safeframe.googlesyndication.com/safeframe/1-0-37/html/container.html 2. Participate in Community Events “The best way Read more…

Banks in Campbell County to help with the PPP Process

The U.S. Small Business Administration, in consultation with the U.S. Treasury Department, will re-open the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loan portal to PPP-eligible lenders with $1 billion or less in assets for First and Second Draw applications on Friday, January 15, 2021, at 9 am ET. The portal will fully open on Tuesday, January 19, 2021, to all participating PPP lenders to submit First and Second Draw loan applications to SBA. For more info: https://www.sba.gov/…/sba-re-opening-paycheck… Read more…

Senior Community Service Employment Program

Are you 55 or older and looking to gain training and employment skills to re-enter the workforce? The Senior Community Service Employment Program (SCSEP) in Mid-Cumberland and Workforce services is looking for individuals that are interested in increasing their employment skills while earning income. For more information contact: Elaine Morton at 423-566-3300 Ext. 5259

How Google Helps Improve Your Digital Presence

As a small business, if you have not improved your e-commerce and digital presence in this pandemic, your company is probably suffered. What can you do during this unique holiday season to boost your revenue? On The Small Business Radio Show this week, Mary Ellen Coe, President of Google Customer Solutions discusses the strategies that can lead to online success. Mary Ellen explains that consumers searches for supporting local businesses during the pandemic has increased 20,000% . This is Read more…

COVID-19 Vaccine Information

To better serve you, the Health Department has implemented a statewide appointment management system. Please use the link below to join an online waiting list for the COVID-19 Vaccine. If you have any questions please contact our East Region COVID-19 Vaccine Information Line at 865-549-5343 https://www.signupgenius.com/go/campbell-priority-list

Paycheck Protection Program Re-Open

SBA, in consultation with The U.S. Department of the Treasury, announced today that the #PaycheckProtection Program will re-open the week of January 11 for new borrowers and certain existing PPP borrowers. To promote access to capital, initially, only community financial institutions will be able to make First Draw PPP Loans on Monday, January 11, and Second Draw PPP Loans on Wednesday, January 13. The PPP will open to all participating lenders shortly thereafter. This round Read more…