Chamber notes: Spring Luncheon to honor business, professional services

Spring Luncheon
(Image courtesy Elmhurst Chamber of Commerce & Industry)

Some 40 Chamber members will be honored at our “Salute to Business and Professional Services” Spring Luncheon and Expo at the Diplomat West Banquet Halls on Wednesday, April 19, from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Click HERE to register as an honoree, attendee or exhibitor.

John Quigley

This year’s list of honorees include: Accounting HELP! LLC, Architects’ Studio, LLC, Boxless Media, BW Bookkeeping & Taxes, Catalano, Caboor & Co., Chicago Records Management, Connect Biz Network, DeForest Creative Group, Ltd., Elmhurst College, Enerpace, Inc., Evenhouse & Co., P.C., FSR Certified Public Accountants, Ltd., Heritage Architecture Studio, LLC, Jordan Daily Money Management, Ken Bartels Consulting, Konica Minolta Business Solutions, Kramer + Olson Architecture, Lanphier & Kowalkowski Ltd., Lee Daniels & Associates, LLC, Legal Shield (Roberson), Leonard Metzl, CPA & Associates, LGC Hospitality Staffing, Luscombe Music, Inc., Merlak Tax Advisory Group, Inc., National Federation of Independent Business, Porte Brown LLC, Precision Payroll, Predictive Personnel Assets, Puchner & Associates, RJ Recording & Sound, SMB Advantage Group, SpringHill Suites by Marriott Chicago Elmhurst, Super Cool Products, Inc., Tax Advisory Services, LLC, Tree Towns Reprographics, Inc., Villa Park Office Equipment, WEST STUDIO Architects & Construction Services and West Suburban Office Products.

The registration deadline is Friday, April 16.

Happy Anniversaries

Thirteen members are celebrating Chamber anniversaries in April, as follows:

50 years: DeForest Creative Group

40 years: NuCara Pharmacy on Vallette

30 years: Sir Speedy Print, Signs, Marketing

25 years: Cityview Community Church

15 years: J.P.’s Landscaping, Joerg Seifert Law Offices, Morningside Equities Group, Porte Brown and Thomas E. Newman DDS

5 years: Access Sports, Commercial Tire Service, Edward Technology and Impact Color.

New Members

The Chamber welcomed six new members in March, as follows: Goldfish Swim School-Elmhurst, Pinot’s Palette, Transamerica Corporation, TransNational Payments, Upstairs Downstairs Cleaning Service and York Community High School Alumni Association.

Reactivated Member

Fruitful Yield, which recently relocated its downtown Elmhurst store, reactivated as a Chamber member in March.

Recruitment BOGO-ing Strong

10 of 14 new Chamber members in 2017 have taken advantage of our BOGO1/2 (Buy One, Get One Half Off) discounted two-year membership at a savings of at least $176, committing to us through our 100th Anniversary in 2018.

If you know a businessperson who could benefit from Chamber membership as you do, please share our BOGO1/2 information with them or put them in touch with Director of Member Services Tessa Zemgulys by phone (630-834-6060, ext. 224) or email.

No Longer Members

The Chamber said goodbye to the following four members in March: Connect Biz Network, Dale Carnegie – Chicago, Meatheads and Visiting Angels of Elmhurst.

John Quigley is president and CEO of the Elmhurst Chamber of Commerce and Industry