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Ron Jones

Chief Strategy Officer


Topic: Building a Next-Generation "Middleweight" Competitor.

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November 4, 2022

7:30-8:30 a.m. (EDT)

In person at the UT Outreach Center in Oak Ridge & on Zoom

Hybrid Friday Meeting Details:

In-Person (Registration not Needed):

Meetings are held in the UT Outreach Center in Oak Ridge.
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Virtual Attendees (Please Register):

To participate in the meeting via Zoom, register for this and future Friday meetings with this link:
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Meeting Sponsor

Thank you to Strata-G for sponsoring the Friday morning meetings in November & December.

Upcoming ETEC Friday Meetings

November 11 - No ETEC in honor of Veterans Day
November 18 - Featured Fridays with the ETEC Board (All members and their guests are welcome to attend.)
November 25 - No ETEC due to the Thanksgiving Holiday


ETEC Annual Meeting

You're Invited to

ETEC's 2022 Annual Meeting
& Awards Celebration

Keynote Speaker: TN Governor Bill Lee

Thursday, December 15, 2022
8:00-10:00 a.m.
Hilton Knoxville Airport

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The event will also feature the presentation of ETEC’s Muddy Boot Award and Postma Young Professional Medal; a holiday-themed breakfast; networking with colleagues and friends; and more.
Sponsor Logo Box 11.2.22

Recap: Business Lunch Live

Dr. Ashley Stowe, Director of the Oak Ridge Enhanced Technology and Training Center (ORETTC) spoke to members of ETEC and the Oak Ridge Chamber during the Business Lunch Live event last Wednesday via Zoom. ORETTC is a facility and a capability that will design, execute, and innovate training programs that are immersive and fun. ORETTC’s vision is to be the nation’s preeminent training campus for radiation response, nuclear processing, and emerging technology arenas. We are excited to have such an advanced training facility in Oak Ridge for our businesses to partner with!

Regional/Partner Events

Nov. 3 - KTech: Pulse Technology Summit
Nov. 3 - Kairos Power: Virtual Community Meeting – Hermes Project Update
Nov. 3 - Oak Ridge Chamber: Business Expo 2022 - Get in the Game
Nov. 9 - TSBDC: Sales & Use Tax and Accounting Q&A
Nov. 10 - WiT: Expo–Grow Better, Together
Nov. 10 - Nuclear Matters: NAYGN Advocacy Webinar
Nov. 11 - TSBDC: Startup Bootcamp for Entrepreneurs
Nov. 14 - KEC: Growth & Grit '22 – Celebrating East TN’s Inc. 5000 Listed Companies
Nov. 15 - TDOL/TCAT: Apprenticeship TN Conference – East, Building Connections
Nov. 16 - TAEBC: Opportunities in Energy 2022
Nov. 16 - NRC Public Meeting: Kairos Hermes Project EIS
Nov. 17 - Knoxville Chamber: Building and Internship Workshop
Nov. 17 - TSBDC: Commercial Loan Package Considerations
Nov. 18 - TSBDC: Startup Bootcamp for Entrepreneurs





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Entrepreneurial News

Meet the 100Knoxville Winter 2022 Cohort
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People News

Happy 90th Birthday to Longtime ETEC Member David Coffey!
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Did You Know?

You can Shop local this holiday season with The Maker City's 2022 Holiday Gift Guide! This gift guide is a curated selection of locally made gifts + goodies from the Knoxville Maker Directory for everyone on your list. Click the image for a gift-giving guide.


New Member

ETEC would like to welcome Air Spark as a new member.

Air Spark is a digital transformation agency that helps companies integrate digital technology into their business. They work with companies of all sizes, from small businesses to Fortune 500 companies. Their mission is to help clients succeed in the ever-changing digital landscape. They believe that by embracing digital technology, like custom software and data analytics, businesses can create better customer experiences, increase efficiency, and drive growth.
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Weekly Wisdom

"You are never too old to set another goal or dream a new dream."
- C.S. Lewis
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