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Find Your Company’s Next Shining Star at NIU Engineering Job Fair

More than 400 engineering students are expected at the 2019 Fall Job and Internship Fair hosted by the Northern Illinois University’s (NIU) College of Engineering and Engineering Technology, where as many as 70 local manufacturing companies will turn out to recruit for full-time and part-time jobs, co-ops, and internships.nnThe event, which is open to theContinue reading

Woman of the Quarter: Michelle Iskowitz, Loaves and Fishes

The Naperville Area Chamber of Commerce and Women in Business are excited to honor Michelle Iskowitz, Director of Marketing and Communications at Loaves & Fishes, as our Woman of the Quarter. Q: Tell us about your organization and what led you to Loaves & Fishes. I began volunteering at Loaves & Fishes in 2009 andContinue reading

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Business Giving Back – The Underpinning of a Strong Community

Reading a recent U. S. Chamber article about the impact of local businesses on the big comeback of Detroit, host city of the national Democratic Debate last week, I was reminded once again how business success means major wins for their local communities.  From General Motors compost collection program to cultivate urban gardens throughout theContinue reading

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What Does the Future of Our Community Look Like?

This is a very exciting time at the Naperville Area Chamber of Commerce. We always start our new year with a fresh Board vision along with an inspired team ready to meet the year head on. We carefully plan ways to consistently improve the value of our organization. After all, if we’re not constantly thinkingContinue reading

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Business Success – The Power Of Relationships

What distinguishes our organization from others is the emphasis we put on relationship building. It is the cornerstone of any successful business, especially ours. We know that there are so many options when it comes to growing your business, but the NACC knows that you can’t grow your business without relationships.    Being the leaderContinue reading

NACC Supports U.S. Chamber’s Effort for USMCA Approval by Congress

NACC recently joined the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s effort to urge Congress to pass the U.S. -Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA).  This coalition letter sent this week to members of the U.S. Congress was signed by more than 600 organizations nationwide.  NACC joined in their efforts because we believe the passage of USMCA will significantly impact ourContinue reading

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Sweet element added to documentary film screening about Chicago’s candy history

In conjunction with Naper Settlement’s exhibit “Sweet Home Chicago: The History of America’s Candy Capital”, a special screening of Shelf Life: The Story of Lanzi Candy will be held at Classic Cinemas in Naperville on July 25 from 7-9 PM. This documentary film examines the themes of family legacies, immigration, and the American Dream throughContinue reading

Savant Continues to be Recognized as a Top Investment and Accounting Leader

Savant Capital Management, a nationally-recognized fee-only wealth management firm headquartered in Rockford, IL, with locations in Chicago, Downers Grove, Freeport, Hoffman Estates, Naperville, Peoria, St. Charles, Sterling, and Wilmette, IL; Santa Fe, NM; McLean, VA; and Madison and Park Falls, WI, has been recognized by Financial Advisor, Financial Times, and InvestmentNews as a leading RegisteredContinue reading

Infrastructure funding – It Matters

Infrastructure is defined as the basic physical and organizational structures and facilities needed for the operation of a society.  Not only roads, bridges and airports, it encompasses electric grids, water treatment facilities, mass transit systems and more.  A $45 billion infrastructure plan was signed into law at the close of the IL legislative session withContinue reading