UPDATED January 24, 2018
This year’s Small Business Day at the Capitol will be Tuesday, Feb. 6, from 1-7 p.m. Speakers will include Senate Majority Leader Mark Norris (Collierville) and House Finance Subcommittee Chairman Gerald McCormick (Chattanooga), and there will be a panel of experts discussing the state of Tennessee politics and upcoming races for governor, senator, and many open legislative seats.
The event will begin at 1 p.m. at the Waller Law Firm in the Nashville City Center, 511 Union Street, Suite 2700, Nashville, 37219. At 5 p.m., members of NFIB and the Tennessee Grocers & Convenience Store Association will join legislators for a reception at The Standard, Ballroom & Portico, 167 Rosa L. Parks Blvd., Nashville, 37203.
Small Business Day Agenda
1 p.m. Welcome: Jim Brown, State Director of NFIB, and Rob Ikard, President & CEO, Tennessee Grocers & Convenience Store Association
1:15 Political Presentation and Panel: Pat Nolan, NewsChannel5 political analyst; Erik Schelzig, Tennessee Journal editor; and Debra Maggart, CivicPoint senior vice president
2:15 Chairman Gerald McCormick
2:45 Senate Majority Leader Mark Norris
3:15 Adjourn: Members are encouraged to meet with legislators at the Cordell Hull Building, 425 5th Ave. N., Nashville. If you need assistance scheduling a meeting, contact [email protected]
5:00 Legislative reception until 7 p.m. The Standard Ballroom & Portico, 167 Rosa L. Parks Blvd., Nashville. All NFIB and TGCSA members are invited.
Thanks to our sponsors AT&T, Delta Dental of Tennessee and Elliott Davis.