CO.LAB Updates

The Search For Our New CEO Begins... 

After 3 years of leadership at CO.LAB, our CEO, Marcus Shaw, is stepping down. Read the full press release here. CO.LAB’s board of directors is launching a national search for its next CEO. Candidates in the role can visit to view the job description and learn more about applying for the role.  Interested candidates can send resume, cover letter, and inquiries to  

CO.LAB End-of-Year Survey

Calling all Entrepreneurs: Help Us Help You

Please consider completing our annual End of the Year Survey for a chance to win one of five $100 gift cardsWe want your opinions so we can have a greater sense of the successes, needs, and challenges across our ecosystem. Your responses will help give us a better idea of how we can help serve you and other community members in the upcoming year.

Work For Yourself@50+ Workshop: Feb. 2 @ 5:30PM

The Work For Yourself@50+, in collaboration with the AARP Foundation, will be held on February 2nd from 5:30-7:30PM via Zoom. It will allow entrepreneurs over the age of 50 explore what self-employment looks like and if it something they would want to pursue. Learn more and register at the button below! 

In the News

"Three generations work together in honor of matriarch of Chattanooga's Alton Park community" — Chattanooga Times Free Press

"200 Hamilton County Students Get New Coats From Chattanooga Gas And Operation Warm" — The Chattanoogan

Chattanooga-based Bellhop offers help to those facing eviction and more business news — Chattanooga Times Free Press

Partner + Community Updates

Eight Secrets of Product-Market Fit: Jan. 7 @ 12:30

Chattanooga founders can virtually meet Dave Payne, Managing Director of Techstars ATL, and get their Product-Market Fit questions answered as well as gather information regarding the 2021 Techstars Atlanta accelerator program. Over the past 10 years Techstars have helped over 2,000 companies grow and raise over $10 billion in funding, with a market cap of over $30 billion.

Resource Update

Our partners at the Chattanooga Area Chamber put together as a resource to link job seekers to opportunities within our community. It also provides a place where you can discover upskilling resources to increase your salary and work satisfaction. Check it out here

Career Opportunities in the Community

Market Operations Specialist - Bellhop
Production Technician - Branch Technology
Talent Coordinator - Chattanooga Area Chamber
Marketing & Comms Manager - Launch TN

Inside Sales Executive - Rhinogram
Digital Project Manager - Viget
UX Designer - Viget
Application Developer - Viget




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