Small Business Conference

The City of Knoxville and co-sponsors the Knoxville Chamber and SunTrust Bank are holding a free conference for current and prospective business owners this week, as part of an ongoing economic revitalization campaign. This week's conference will include workshops on forging business relationships with local government, tips for generating capital, and how to make your business more green. For more details, go to

Thursday, April 16, at 7:30 a.m., at United Way of Greater Knoxville, 1321 Hanna Ave.