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Chambers to host Regional Legislative Breakfast

From staff reports • Jan 22, 2020 at 5:30 PM

KINGSPORT — The Kingsport, Bristol and Johnson City/Jonesborough/Washington County Chambers will host the 2020 Regional Legislative Breakfast on Friday, Jan. 31 from 7:30 to 9 a.m. at the MeadowView Marriott Conference Resort & Convention Center, Grand Ballroom in Kingsport.

This event is sponsored by Appalachian Power, AT&T, Ballad Health, BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee, Charter Communications, Creekside Behavioral Health, Domtar, Eastman, Eastman Credit Union, Horizon Credit Union and the Tri-Cities Military Affairs Council.

The Regional Legislative Breakfast is an opportunity to hear local state legislators give a briefing on the upcoming legislative session. Attendees will have the opportunity to provide input and gain insight concerning issues affecting local businesses.

Cost to attend is $30 per person; breakfast will be provided. Please RSVP to Nora Davis at (423) 392-8827 or ndavis@kingsportchamber.org. To register for the event go to https://squareup.com/store/kingsportchamber/item/regional-leg-breakfast.

Payment must be made prior to event and individuals who RSVP but do not attend will be required to pay unless a two-day notice is given.

About the Kingsport Chamber

The Kingsport Chamber is composed of two non-profit organizations: the Kingsport Chamber Foundation (501(c)(3)) and Kingsport Chamber of Commerce (501(c)(6)).

The Kingsport Chamber Foundation manages, promotes, supports and assists a number of charitable, educational, environmental, leadership, quality of life and wellness programs that have a tremendous impact on the Kingsport community.

Programs of the Kingsport Chamber Foundation include: Communications & Development; Downtown Concert Series; Downtown Kingsport Association; Education & Workforce Development; Fun Fest; Healthy Kingsport; Keep Kingsport Beautiful; Kingsport Leadership Programs (Leadership Kingsport and S.H.O.U.T.!® Youth Leadership); Kingsport Office of Small Business Development & Entrepreneurship (KOSBE); Move to Kingsport; Santa Train; STREAMWORKS; Tennessee/Virginia Scholars; and Visit Kingsport.

The Kingsport Chamber of Commerce’s mission is to utilize resources and focus efforts on enhancing a strong and viable business environment for the Kingsport area.

Programs of the Kingsport Chamber of Commerce include: Communications & Development; Government Relations; and Membership. The Kingsport Chamber of Commerce has nearly 1,000 members.

For more information on the Kingsport Chamber, go to KingsportChamber.org or call (423) 392-8800.