For more information contact the chamber.
Alarm Detection Systems, Inc.
Bad Monkey Circus Ad Agency
Barracuda Exteriors, LLC
Basil’s Greek Dining
Chicago Premium Outlets
Chawla & Associates, Inc.
Continental Acura of Naperville
Continental Audi of Naperville
Continental Mazda of Naperville
Create Cut Invent
Cube 214 Consulting
DiGiovine Hnilo Jordan + Johnson Ltd.
Downtown Auroran Magazine
Dreyer Occupational Health Services
Express Employment Professionals
Fox Valley Country Club
Ice Miller LLP
Idea Marketing Group
Imprint Enterprises Inc.
KING Industrial & Installation Service, Inc.
Konen Insurance Agency
Kunkel & Associates, Inc.
Liberty Mutual – Dawn Tully
Mooney & Thomas P.C.
Mortgage Services III, LLC
Old Second National Bank
Painters District Council 30
Paramount Arts Centre
Plum Landing Retirement Community
Plumbers & Pipefitters Local 501
Provena Mercy Medical Center
R.C. Wegman Construction Company
River West Radiation Therapy Center
Rush-Copley Medical Center
Safeguard Construction Co.
Sequoia General Contracting Corp.
ServPro of Aurora
Sign*A*Rama – Aurora
Stumm Insurance, LLC
S&S Metal Recycling
The UPS Store – Kirk & Butterfield
Two Brothers Roundhouse
Valley Fastener Group, LLC
Waubonsee Community College
Wee-Dee’s North Aurora
WERV FM Radio (Next Media)
Westfield Fox Valley
|| Hiring Our Heroes
|| The Aurora Regional Chamber of Commerce is partnering with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s National Chamber Foundation to host “Hiring Our Heroes – Sugar Grove,” a hiring fair to connect veterans and military spouses. More than 50 employers are expected to participate with jobs available for veterans and military spouses of all ranks and levels of experience. Companies range from America’s biggest employers to dozens of small companies from across the state. Chamber members are invited to participate; click here for details.
Since its launch in March 2011, Hiring Our Heroeshas held more than 210 hiring fairs nationwide, helping more than 10,000 veterans and military spouses find employment. Friday’s event is also part of “Hiring 500,000 Heroes,” a national campaign announced by the U.S. Chamber, National Chamber Foundation, and Capital One, to engage the business community in committing to hire 500,000 veterans and military spouses by the end of 2014.
WHAT : Hiring Our Heroes – Sugar Grove
WHEN : Friday, August 3, 2012
9:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. CDT
WHERE : APC Building
Waubonsee Community College
Sugar Grove Campus (4S783 Illinois 47)
Sugar Grove, IL 60554
RSVP : Interested job seekers should register for free at hoh.greatjob.net. Walk-in job seekers are allowed with proper military ID.
This event is being held in partnership with Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), Department of Labor’s Veterans Employment and Training Service (DOL-VETS), Illinois Department of Employment Security (IDES), Illinois Department of Veterans’ Affairs (IDVA), Waubonsee Community College, Operation Support Our Troops-America (OSOT-America), Valley Industrial Association, as well as Aurora Regional, Batavia, Elgin Area, Geneva, Oswego, St. Charles, and Western DuPage chambers of commerce.
|| Thank you to our 2012 Golf Classic supporters
|| It was a great day for golf – and networking – last week at the Aurora Country Club. Thank you to our sponsors, golfers, and volunteers who joined us for the 2012 Golf Classic. Proceeds from the event assist the Chamber in keeping membership dues at one of the lowest levels in the area while providing funds for the Chamber to advocate on behalf of our business members.
Please recognize the following sponsors in appreciation of their support of the event.
Prestige Sponsor: FirstMerit Bank
Dinner Sponsors: Caterpillar, Clear Perspective Advisors, and Waubonsee Community College
Game Sponsors: Cano Container and Old Second National Bank
Beverage Cart Sponsors: Geneva Construction Co.
Lunch Sponsor: mb Financial Bank
Practice Range Sponsor: Konen Insurance Agency
Hole Sponsors: Alarm Detection Systems Inc., Associated Bank/Associated Financial Group, Aurora Laundry/Valley Linen Supply, Ballydoyle Aurora, Earthmover Credit Union, FirstMerit Bank N.A., Healy Chapel, Hotel Arista at CityGate Centre, Olson Chiropractic, Riverfront Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram, Safeguard Construction Company Inc., SmithAmundsen LLC, Village of North Aurora, Weblinx Incorporated, and Weldstar Company
Award Sponsors: Crown Trophy, Heitkotter, and Valley Fastener Group LLC
Program Sponsor: Gateway Foundation Alcohol & Drug Treatment
Courtesy Cart Sponsor: Continental Motors of Naperville
Golf Cart Sponsors: Glenture, Hollywood Casino Aurora, Sign*A*Rama – Aurora, and State Farm Insurance Rodrigo Menendez
Photography Sponsor: CS Photos/Chicago Sports Photos
Soft Drink Sponsor: Pepsi
Bag Sponsor: Aurora Area Convention & Visitors Bureau
Raffle and Prize Sponsors: Aurora Area Convention & Visitors Bureau, Chicago Premium Outlets, Chicagoland Speedway, Cooper’s Hawk, Fox and Hound, Fox Valley Winery, Hollywood Palms, Hooters, Lu Ann Specialties, Olson Chiropractic, Mark James & Associates, Millennium Knickerbocker Hotel, Provena Mercy Medical Center, Six Flags Great America, Smith Amundsen LLC, The Comedy Shrine, The Foundry, and WBIG Radio.
|| Survey Invitation
|| The Aurora Regional Chamber of Commerce is conducting its annual survey of membership on programs, events, and business issues. The brief survey – estimated to take less than 10 minutes to complete – will help determine the activities and focus for the next fiscal year. Watch your e-mail for the survey invitation. If you have not received one, please contact the Chamber via e-mail.
|| Programs for Your Success
|| Ribbon Cutting
Nextage Realty Solutions
Tuesday, July 17, at 2:00 p.m.
3933 75th St., Ste 102, Aurora
Wilder Promenade Dedication
Wednesday, July 18, at 11:00 a.m.
350 N. River St., Aurora
Ice Cream Social
Wednesday, July 18, 2:00 p.m.
Colonial Cafe, 1961 W. Galena Blvd., Aurora
Coffee & Connections
Tuesday, July 24, 8:30 a.m.
Painter’s District Council #30, 1905 Sequoia Dr., Aurora
Sen. Linda Holmes Campaign Office
Wednesday, July 25, at 4:30 p.m.
78 S. LaSalle St., Aurora
Fox Valley Networking Professionals
Thursday, July 26, 8:00 a.m.
Pomegranate Cafe, 55 S. Commons Dr., Aurora
|| Premier Members