• Elgin Area Chamber

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    Chamber of Commerce

    About Us

    Thank you for visiting the Elgin Area Chamber website. EAC is a dynamic membership organization rich in history and comprised of approximately 600 businesses of all sizes representing most every industry and profession in our area.

    As the voice for business, we are an important resource for our members for advocacy, information, and marketing exposure that enhances their business success. The Elgin Area Chamber provides leadership in creating a positive economic environment as the lead business advocate in our region.

    The Elgin Area Chamber boasts an impressive menu of programs and services aimed at helping business leaders and professionals connect, learn and grow because we understand the value of providing an effective return on members’ investments.

    Our vital professional organization of local business leaders collaborates through an extensive network of partnerships focusing on building a healthy business environment, promoting economic development and working effectively to improve the quality of life in the greater Elgin area.

    Please explore our website to gain a better understanding of the diversity of our organization and the benefit of membership in the Elgin Area Chamber. We welcome your comments and encourage your questions. Thank you.

    News

    Release Date: February 28, 2020
    Release Date: January 31, 2020
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    Release Date: January 01, 2020
    Release Date: October 01, 2019
    Release Date: September 01, 2019
    Release Date: August 01, 2019

    Rep/Contact Info

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    Ms. Carol K Gieske
    President & CEO
    • Phone: (847) 741-5660 x216
    Mr. Tony Lucenko
    Economic Development Director
    • Phone: (847) 741-5660
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    Ms. Denise Schramm
    Member Relations Assistant
    • Phone: (847) 741-5660
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    In response to a request by Governor Pritzker, SBA Administrator Jovita Carranza issued a disaster declaration, making low-interest loans available to cover uninsured or underinsured losses related to civil unrest. Anyone affected by these events – homeowners or renters, businesses and nonprofit organizations – is eligible to apply.

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  • We're so proud to be a member of this community, and enormously appreciative of the hard work the chamber has done to help local businesses. You're an invaluable resource, and one we're thankful for! Midwest Bone & Joint Institute 

     

    You are doing a GREAT JOB supporting local business. Your proactive communication and support is REALLY APPRECIATED. 

    Thank You!!
    Jenny Redisi, Cafe Roma 

     

    I learned so much about how to build my business from the ground up from business owners who presented to the Elgin Area Chamber’s Small Business Academy, along with incredible networking. Thank you, EAC!

    Amanda Garcia, Principal                  ColorWord Creative

     

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