The Barrington Area Chamber of Commerce (BACC) will host its 2015 Annual Economic Summit, “State of the Barrington Region,” on Wednesday, February 11th, from 8:00 to 10:00 a.m. at The Garlands of Barrington. Many of the area’s most influential community leaders will discuss current economic conditions and what lies ahead for the Barrington regional economy.
They will also review the past year in their communities, provide updates on local development and examine the issues that impact local businesses. Understanding where we are now, and knowing where we’re going, is vital to the economic health and prosperity of the Barrington region.
Invited panelists include Village Presidents or their designees:
Karen Darch of Barrington
Martin McLaughlin of Barrington Hills
Bob Kellermann of Deer Park
John Tatooles of Inverness
Nandia Black of Kildeer
Kevin Richardson of Lake Barrington
Angie Underwood of Long Grove
Albert Pino of North Barrington
Shannon Yeaton of Port Barrington
Paula McCombie of South Barrington
Kathleen Leitner of Tower Lakes.
The Summit is open to the public, includes a hot breakfast buffet and registration is required. The cost is $30 for Members, $40 for guests or $220 for a table of 8. Event sponsorship ($250) includes 1/2 page ad in event program, name on event signage and two tickets.
You’ll find The Garlands of Barrington just north of the Barrington Area Library at 1000 Garlands Lane. To register, call the BACC office, 847-381-2525 or email events@barringtonchamber. Chamber members can also sign up online at the BACC website, BarringtonChamber.com.
About the Barrington Area Chamber of Commerce
Founded in 1969, the Barrington Area Chamber of Commerce is an association of 800+ member businesses representing more than 18,000 business people dedicated to the prosperity of the 11 communities it serves: Barrington, Barrington Hills, Deer Park, Inverness, Kildeer, Lake Barrington, Long Grove, North Barrington, Port Barrington, South Barrington and Tower Lakes. The BACC promotes economic opportunities, advocates for business interests, offers professional development programs, and works to foster a robust regional economy.
To learn more about the Chamber’s mission and for the list of all Barrington Area Chamber of Commerce members, visit BarringtonChamber.com/list.