Chattanooga Area Chamber of Commerce
Annual Report 2021

Chattanooga is Calling

We continue to attract the best companies and top talent to the region. Chattanooga's unique assets make it perfect for a remote work world.

Commitment to Our Members

We remained committed to our members. Supporting them through the events of the past year.

Telling Our Story

New challenges require new ways of thinking. We found new ways to tell Chattanooga's story and reach more people than ever before.

Annual Meeting

2021 became a synonym for the word change. Join us for an update from your Chattanooga Chamber leadership, as they talk about the journey so far, and what lies ahead.


Welcome & Comments - Valoria Armstrong, Outgoing Chair, Chattanooga Chamber

Comments - Hamilton County Mayor Jim Coppinger

Comments - Chattanooga Mayor Tim Kelly

Ambassador of the Year Award - Valoria Armstrong

Presentation - Jim Haley, Incoming Chair, Chattanooga Chamber

Council Membership Growth of the Year Award - Jim Haley

Comments - Jim Haley

Comments - Christy Gillenwater, President and CEO, Chattanooga Chamber

Council of the Year Award - Christy Gillenwater

Chattanooga Chamber Virtual Annual Meeting 2021


The Chamber's Ambassador program consists of an elite group of professionals who are highly visible volunteers in the Chattanooga business community. Ambassadors assist in member retention efforts, recruiting and mentoring new members. Ambassadors also assist at ribbon cuttings and other Chamber events.

Ambassador of the Year

Simeon Baskerville

Bushings Unlimited, LLC