Friday, April 12, 2013
The Lake County Chamber of Commerce's 98th annual Awards and Installation Dinner will feature legendary journalist Bill Kurtis.
Friday, April 12
The Lake County Chamber of Commerce and guests will celebrate the organization’s 98th anniversary with a dinner celebration at the Lake Forest Club on April 17 to welcome new board members and honor outstanding business leaders within the chamber. The annual dinner is one of the chamber’s largest fundraisers with proceeds from the event being used to support member programming and services for the Lake County Chamber. This year's theme is "Innovation, Ingenuity & Reinvigorating Your Brand." Acclaimed producer, host and major market news anchor Bill Kurtis will provide the keynote address for the evening. Having cultivated his personal brand as a media specialist, author and business leader earning the respect of his peers and viewers for …
Thursday, February 14, 2013
The Lake County Chamber of Commerce's 6th annual 'Forecast Lake County' luncheon will be held Tuesday, Feb. 19 at the Cuneo Mansion and Gardens in Vernon Hills.
Thursday, February 14
The Lake County Chamber of Commerce will host its 6th Annual Forecast Lake County Luncheon, which gives business and government leaders an opportunity to examine and explore the issues, economic opportunities and challenges facing the county in 2013. The luncheon, scheduled to take place at the Cuneo Mansion and Gardens in Vernon Hills, will begin with a half-hour networking opportunity for business attendees from 11:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. with the program beginning at 11:45 a.m. “This signature event clearly represents an opportunity for business leaders throughout Lake County to obtain a better perspective of our economy and the issues that may affect business trends in the coming year,” said Nathan Streeter, chairman of the Lake County …
Thursday, February 9, 2012
Lake County Chamber of Commerce to hold networking events throughout the county.
The Lake County Chamber of Commerce (LCCC) has launched a program initiative aimed at expanding their member business connections throughout Lake County. Building on the strength of their invested membership and the reach of their business organizations, the Lake County Chamber has launched “Connections Across Lake County,” presenting a schedule which features networking events taking place beyond the county seat. “Although we are expanding the reach of our networking opportunities throughout the county, our regular monthly program schedule will continue to serve the needs of area business leaders that value our current events format,” states Shaunese Teamer, executive director of the Lake County Chamber of Commerce. "'Connections Across …
Tuesday, September 20, 2011
‘New vibe’ to increase membership and promote Lake County businesses.
Shaunese Teamer, new executive director for the Lake County Chamber of Commerce, has plenty of ambition and energy, which she plans to use to expand the function and membership of the chamber. “I want to send a new vibe across Lake County,” Teamer said. Teamer has been with the chamber for two months; she brings 22 years of experience, most recently as community outreach manager for Channel 11. One of the chamber’s goals is to expand membership beyond the “County Seat” — Waukegan, Gurnee, and North Chicago. While many communities have a local chamber of commerce, being involved in the Lake County Chamber of Commerce helps businesses expand beyond their community’s borders, Teamer said. “Most chambers have a business to business focus, but…