This Week’s Newsletter: Opportunities to Connect (Week of June 24, 2013)

Aurora Regional Chamber of Commerce


Here is this week’s newsletter to members of the Aurora Regional Chamber of Commerce. If you have Member News to include, please send to Catherine by Wednesday the week prior to publication. For more information, contact the Chamber at (630) 256-3180.
June 24, 2013
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Alarm Detection Systems, Inc.
Aurora University
Bad Monkey Circus Ad Agency
Baird & Warner – Holli Thurston
Balihoo Productions
Basil’s Greek Dining
BMO Harris
Caterpillar, Inc.
Chicago Premium Outlets
Continental Acura of Naperville
Continental Audi of Naperville
Continental Mazda of Naperville
Create Cut Invent
DiGiovine Hnilo Jordan + Johnson Ltd.
Dreyer Occupational Health Services
Fox Valley Country Club
Global Data Sciences
Ice Miller LLP
Idea Marketing Group
KING Industrial & Installation Service, Inc.
Konen Insurance Agency
Law Offices of McLaughlin & Associates, P.C.
Liberty Mutual – Dawn Tully
Mind and Body Chiropractic
Mitutoyo America Corporation
Mooney & Thomas P.C.
Mortgage Services III, LLC
Nelson Multimedia/WSPY
Old Second National Bank
Organo Gold
Painters District Council 30
Paramount Arts Centre
Piper’s Banquets
Plum Landing Retirement Community
Plumbers & Pipefitters Local 501
Provena Mercy Medical Center
R.C. Wegman Construction Company
Rasmussen College
River West Radiation Therapy Center
Rockpoint Logistics
Rush-Copley Medical Center
Ryland Homes – Ingham Park
S&S Metal Recycling
Safeguard Construction Co.
Sequoia General Contracting Corp.
Sign*A*Rama – Aurora
SmithAmundsen, LLC
State Farm Insurance Companies
St. Charles Bank & Trust
Strayer University
Stumm Insurance, LLC
TCE Company
The UPS Store – Kirk & Butterfield
The Voice
Two Brothers Roundhouse
Valley Fastener Group, LLC
Waubonsee Community College
Wee-Dee’s North Aurora
Weldstar Company
WERV FM Radio (Next Media)

Welcome New Members

World Relief Aurora
Emily Gray
14 W. Downer Place, Ste. 8
Aurora, IL 60506
(630) 906-9546

If These Walls Could Talk
Framing & Gallery

Jennifer Rauch & Tim Frederick
32 S. Stolp Ave.
Aurora, IL 60506
(331) 212-5962
Framing Store & Gallery

Sleep Number
Steve Zybak
4412 E. New York Street, Unit C
Aurora, IL 60504
(630) 375-1520


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Mail: 43 W. Galena Blvd.
Aurora, Illinois 60506
Phone: (630) 256-3180
Fax: (630) 256-3189



Mark Your Calendar for Some Great
Opportunities This Week
Connecting is the name of the game this week with the Aurora Chamber. Join us at any of the following events:

Business Development Leads Group
Tuesday, June 25, at 7:30 a.m.
Chamber offices

Aurora First
Wednesday, June 26, at 4:00 p.m.
Chamber offices

Ribbon Cutting: Heartland Recycling
Wednesday, June 26, at 4:30 p.m.
Route 25 and Mettel Road, Aurora

Fox Valley Networking Professionals
Thursday, June 27, at 8:00 a.m.
Pomegranate Restaurant, 55 S. Commons Dr., Aurora

Ribbon Cutting: Aurora Corporate Center
Thursday, June 27, at 3:30 p.m.
1585 Beverly Court, Suite 105 Aurora

Open House: Konen Insurance Agency
Thursday, June 27, at 4:00 pm
2570 Beverly Drive, Suite 100, Aurora

Affordable Care Act
Friday, June 28, at 8:30 a.m.
Waubonsee Downtown Campus, 18 S. River Street, Aurora

Mark Your Calendar; Check Our
Website for Details
July 17: Putt Putt in the Park
It’s back and bigger and better. We’ll be putting around RiverEdge Park. Enjoy an afternoon of Member-created, miniature golf challenges! Businesses will have the opportunity to meet golfers and compete for a prize recognizing the best course. Sponsorships are $100. Please call (630) 256-3182 for more information.August 7: Be Different or Be Gone
Author, instructor and consultant Thomas Gray will help you find your competitive edge and capitalize on it. You don’t want to miss this program. Registration required. Attendees registering by July 31 will receive complimentary copy of Gray’s newest book, A Toolbox For Small Business Success: Business Techniques in Troubled Times.
Thank You for Great 2013 Golf Classic
Photos of the event are coming soon; in the meantime, please allow us to thank our many great sponsors (including presenting sponsor Cabot Microelectronics) as well as all of our volunteers and golfers who joined us for the day. Congratulations to the team from Cano Container Corporation who took the low score prize with score of 57.

2013 Golf Classic

Photo courtesy of CS Photos

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Member News
The 25th Annual Children’s Challenge Golf Outing & Dinner benefitting the Youth Service Bureau is set for Wednesday, June 26, with a 1:15 p.m. shotgun start. There will be a Southwestern cookout after completion of play.

Naper Settlement Naper’s 19 is a guided walking tour of Joseph Naper’s original 19 blocks of Naperville and will be held from 1:00 to 2:30 p.m. Saturday, June 29.

Save the Date: July 25, 2013. Metro West Golf Outing. Plan for a day of fun in the sun! Sponsorships available. For more information call (630) 859-1331.

Waubonsee Community College and the Aurora Regional Chamber will be holding a 90-minute seminar on what small businesses need to know about the Affordable Care Act on Friday, June 28 from 8:30 to 10:00 a.m. The seminar is free. To register, call (630) 906-4143.

The Growing Place will be hosting a demonstration on the wonderful world of succulents. The event, Unusual Succulents for Easy-Care Gardening, is a part of the Summer Art in the Garden Series, which is held at The Growing Place in Aurora. The class is free and registration is recommended.

Dreyer Medical Clinic welcomes new family medicine physician; Mansi Sheth, DO.

Join the Fox Valley Networking Professionals at the Pomegranate Cafe on Thursday, June 27, at 8:00 a.m. The group is specifically designed to bring business leaders together, and topics chosen will introduce information that is broad enough to appeal to every type of business in the Fox Valley. Registration cost is $10 per person and includes breakfast. RSVP by June 25.

Free YWCA webinar: Forward Together. This informational session on the new Quality Rating Improvement System will explain where the Governor’s Office of Early Childhood Development and the Early Learning Council will be focused over the next four years. Webinar will be held on Tuesday, June 25, from 12:00 to 1:30 p.m. Space is limited, so click here to register now.

Aurora Regional Chamber of Commerce | 43 W. Galena Blvd. Aurora, Illinois 60506
Phone: (630) 256-3180 Fax: (630) 256-3189 |
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