NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Sept. 22, 2015) – Comcast Business announced today it is the Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce’s newest partner supporting Business Studio, the Chamber’s resource center for small and mid-sized businesses in Middle Tennessee. Comcast Business will serve as the Chamber’s Business Studio Innovation Partner, providing resources and sharing industry trends to help the region’s business community better leverage technology to grow their businesses.
“Small and mid-sized businesses are critical to Middle Tennessee’s success – they are job creators and innovators that truly help shape our economy,” said Cleve Lewis, Vice President for Comcast Business. “Comcast Business is excited to partner with the Nashville Area Chamber to serve this important segment of our regional business community.”
Business Studio provides tools for owners of small and medium businesses to build their businesses, connect with peers and customers, and discover new ideas to grow and thrive. Each month, Business Studio offers educational workshops and professional development programs to help owners improve their operations and grow their bottom line. The small business community can also connect with peers and potential clients through strategic networking events and online resources.
As a kickoff to celebrate the new partnership, Comcast Business will host a reception for small and mid-sized businesses on Tuesday, Oct. 20 from 5-6:30 p.m. at Refinery Nashville, located at 38 Houston St., Suite 263 in Nashville. Registration information can be found at nashvillechamber.com/calendar.
“Business Studio provides a platform to learn from those executives who have similar professional experiences and insights,” said Ralph Schulz, president and CEO of the Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce. “By partnering with Comcast Business, our small and mid-sized business members will gain new support and inspiration around the technology trends that are shaping today’s business environment.”
Comcast Business joins two companies who support the Chamber’s small business initiative – Bone McAllester Norton is the Legal Partner, and Civic Bank & Trust is the Banking Partner for Business Studio.