Programs & Events

Small Business Development
Small Business iconThe Anderson County Chamber of Commerce encourages small business development through a team effort with the East Tennessee Development District’s Areawide Development Corporation and Roane State Community College’s Tennessee Small Business Development Center. The Chamber hosts small business development seminars throughout the year. Counseling sessions for small business owners and entrepreneurs are available at the Chamber by appointment. Learn More

 

Six County Economic Development Legislative Partnership

The Anderson County Chamber of Commerce initiated the Six County Economic Development Legislative Partnership which includes Anderson, Campbell, Morgan, Roane, Scott and Union Counties. This collaborative group prioritizes a legislative agenda that is presented to area legislators annually.

 

Young Professionals of Anderson County

YPAC logo The Young Professionals of Anderson County began their program in 2015. Since, their inception they have created their own board of directors, held a “Casino Night” and a networking Business After Hours Event. It is our belief that a community influenced by young professionals is a community that attracts and retains them. The core of our agenda is the belief that the more informed, involved, and networked young professionals are, the more influence they will have on the community.

Leadership Anderson County
2014 Leadership LogoThis prestigious program, limited to 25 participants, is designed to develop emerging leaders and promote the importance and strengths of our community. The program offers participants an opportunity to better understand community dynamics, build their community connection to local business and industry, refine their knowledge of local and state government, and stimulate future participation and commitment to their community. Learn More

Youth Leadership Anderson County
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This programs mission is to provide an overview of Anderson County that shows a broad perspective of the community, while developing the leadership and communications skills of participants. Learn More

 

Clinch River Fall Antique Festival
FestivalFriday, October 7, 2016, 6 – 9 p.m.
Saturday, October 8, 2016, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

The 16th Annual Clinch River Fall Antique Festival, held in downtown Clinton, is an annual tourism-oriented event, geared to support local business and attract over 10,000 attendees. For more information visit: www.clinchriverfallfestival.com or contact the Chamber at 865-457-2559.

Tribute to Business 
Friday, June 24, 2016, 6:00 p.m., Junior Achievement/Hollingsworth Entreprenurial Center

This annual event recognizes member businesses for business excellence and community spirit. The categories include Small, Medium, Large, Woman-Owned, Lifetime Achievement and R. C. Hoskins Volunteer Award.
2016 Award Winners                Award Winners 2012-2015