The Mel Bedwell Small Business Person Award luncheon, slated for May 4 at the Museum Center at 5ive Points, will kick off a monthlong focus on the contributions of small business to the economic well-being of Cleveland/Bradley County. The Small Business Committee of the Cleveland/Bradley Chamber of Commerce presents this annual recognition event.
Nomination forms for this award are available at the Chamber of Commerce or by emailing Bernadette Douglas at firstname.lastname@example.org. All nominations are due by April 4. For more information or to register for the Bedwell luncheon, visit the Chamber’s community calendar above.
For the third year, the Cleveland/Bradley Chamber of Commerce and People for Care and Learning are collaborating to bring a one-day leader development event to Cleveland. The local event will take place at First Baptist Cleveland.
Broadcast live from Atlanta’s Georgia Dome on Friday, May 8, and simulcast into communities across the globe, Leadercast® challenges, inspires and encourages more than 125,000 leaders from around the world as they seek to improve their leadership skills and network with other leaders.
To purchase a ticket, visit the Chamber’s events calendar, www.clevelandchamber.com. Call the office at 423-472-6587 to reserve a sponsorship or for more information.
Nestled in the heart of the Ocoee Region in Southeast Tennessee lies Cleveland/Bradley County, Tennessee. Here a small-city feeling mixes with progressive business, excellent medical, educational and cultural facilities, and thriving industry to create an ideal place to live, work, raise a family and even retire. The community offers a seasonal climate, major transportation advantages, a diversified economy, traditional family values and a natural playground set against a picturesque backdrop. What more could you want?