SMALL BUSINESS & EVENTS
Located on the third floor of the Chamber building, the Small Business & Events Department offers advising by appointment through a partnership with UAH’s SBDC, hosts ongoing professional development classes, and organizes Chamber wide-events, including popular networking sessions. Professional development classes and workshops aim to fill skill gaps and give tips on how to conduct a successful business and grow professionally.
The Small Business & Events Department organizes the Chamber’s large annual events including: Best Places to Work®Awards, Small Business Awards Gala, the Annual Membership Meeting, Holiday Open House, and the Chamber Golf Classic. Another addition, which is new to 2019, is Clay Shooting Tournament.
ANNUAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING ▪ SMALL BUSINESS AWARDS GALA ▪ BEST PLACES TO WORK® ▪ CLAY SHOOTING TOURNAMENT ▪ CHAMBER GOLF CLASSIC ▪ HOLIDAY OPEN HOUSE
PROGRAMS & OTHER EVENTS
The Small Business & Events Department of the Chamber offers several workshops, classes, and educational events through collaborations with numerous area entities including the Huntsville-Madison County Public Library, the University of Alabama Huntsville, Alabama A&M University, and several area businesses.
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT SERIES ▪ WOMEN'S BUSINESS COUNCIL FORUM SERIES ▪ OTHER EVENTS
The Small Business Division, in conjunction with the Alabama A&M University Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Supportive Services, the UAH Small Business Development Center & Procurement Technical Assistance Center provides training in the form of workshops and seminars targeted toward new business owners and the small business community as a whole.
Pammie Jimmar Vice President, Small Business & Events 256-535-2043
Devon Elston Small Business & Events Coordinator 256-535-2089