With businesses struggling and many employees working remotely, next week’s local Corona Conversation will focus on the impact the pandemic is having on retail and office space in St. Tammany Parish. The 90-minute conversation will include panelists Marty Mayer, president and CEO of Stirling Properties; Melina Cordero, managing director/retail of Capital Markets; and Scott Ballard, owner and principal of Ballard Brands. The conversation on Wednesday, Aug. 19 at 3 PM via Zoom. You can also find recordings of previous conversations. Look under Events at sttammanychamber.org to find out more.