Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of East Tennessee 
Celebrate Diversity and together we will succeed!
Our vision is to see Hispanic-owned businesses thrive and to see the Hispanic population of East Tennessee fully connected to local and regional businesses as consumers and employees.
Business Education Series
Seminar One 
The Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Foundation is proud to announce its 2013 Business Education Series including topics chosen by our members to meet their business education needs.
Thursday, May 16, 2013 
 11:00 am - 1:00 PM


Kevin Kragenbrink, Estrada Strategies
ITT Technical Institute
9123 Executive Park Dr. 
Knoxville, TN 37923 


Free for chamber members, $75 fee for non-members.
A complimentary lunch will be provided Courtesy of Sam's Club West.
2013 Job Fairs 
Are you looking for work? Come to our 2013 Job Fairs and find job openings in Hotel, Retail, Restaurant, Call Center, Finance and Manufacturing!  
Tuesday, June 18, 5:30 - 7:30 PM,  
Blount County Armory, Maryville, TN
Tuesday, July 16, 5:30 - 7:30 PM, 
St. Thomas Church, Lenoir City, TN  

�Est�s buscando trabajo? �Ven a nuestras ferias de trabajo 2013 y encontrar�s posiciones en hoteles, ventas, restaurantes, centros de llamadas y manufactura!
Martes 18 de junio 5:30-7:30 pm 
Blount County Armory, Maryville, TN
Martes 16 de julio 5:30-7:30 pm 
Iglesia St. Thomas, Lenoir City
TSBDC Lunch and Learn Series
The Tennessee Small Business Development Center, in partnership with the Strategic Consulting Solutions, LeGacy Resource Corporation, Oak Ridge Chamber of Commerce, and the University of Tennessee, will offer a free workshop for small business owners and entrepreneurs who want a better understanding of the Affordable Care Act.
Now that the Affordable Care Act has passed all legal hurdles in the federal government, it's time to start planning and implementing the provisions of the measure. But where do you start and what steps do you need to take to comply? 
Speaker is Jeff Ginsburg, Director of Human Resources, LeGacy Resource Corporation.

Wednesday, May 22, 2013
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Oak Ridge Chamber of Commerce,
1400 Oak Ridge Turnpike, Oak Ridge, TN 37830





Jutta Bangs


East Tennessee Breastfeeding Coalition Invites Members To Sign Pledge


In partnership with the East Tennessee Breastfeeding Coalition, the City of Knoxville invites HCCET members to join them on Market Square Farmer's Market to sign the Breastfeeding Welcomed Here pledge. The focus of our event is to recognize and celebrate family-friendly businesses that accommodate breastfeeding mothers. For more information about the Breastfeeding Welcomed Here campaign or if you have questions or concerns please contact Sarah Griswold. 

Wednesday, May 22, 2013
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Market Square Farmers Market
Knoxville, TN 37830



Sarah Griswold 



If you plan to attend, please RSVP by e-mail by Friday, May 17. 

May 2013
New Members
West Bicycles in Farragut
Best Western Plus Cedar Bluff Inn
Mary Jane Garcia Fox, 
Garcia Enterprises, LLC

Congratulations to HCCET member


ExpoQuip, Inc 
Winner of the Knoxville Chamber of Commerce Pinnacle Award for Minority-Owned Business Excellence.

New Sponsors
Upcoming Events 

Business Education Series 
Seminar One - 
Lead Generation and Management
May 16th, 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Seminar Two -
Managing Customer Relationships
June 20th, 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

World's Fair Park
June 8th,  2:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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