The Anderson County Chamber of Commerce in partnership with the Tennessee Small Business Development Center (TSBDC) will host a free workshop for small business owners and entrepreneurs who want a better understanding of starting a new business. The TSBDC advises and assists entrepreneurs and small business owners in our area at no cost to them.

This free seminar will be held on Wednesday, August 17th, 2016 from 9:00 – 11:00 a.m. at the Anderson County Chamber of Commerce office, 245 N. Main St., Ste., 200, Clinton, with Jutta Bangs, Director of the TSBDC at Roane State Community College.  The seminar discussion includes the forms of business organization, tax requirements, business licenses, business planning and financing options (including discussion about SBA loan guarantee programs).

Space is limited and advance registration is required.  Reserve your space by contacting the Anderson County Chamber of Commerce, (865)457-2559 or email: To learn more about the TSBDC, please visit