Gar Forman, Judy Baar Topinka to speak at Buffalo Grove chamber events

Submitted by Buffalo Grove Area Chamber of Commerce
Updated 1/27/2013 4:47 PM

Gar Forman, general manager of the Chicago Bulls, is the scheduled speaker at the Buffalo Grove Area Chamber general membership meeting 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 5, at The Arboretum Club, 401 W. Half Day Road. The buffet lunch and the program begin at noon. Cost of the meeting is $18 for members and their guests and $25 for nonmembers. Guests are always welcome. The chamber also announced that state Comptroller Judy Baar Topinka will speak to a group of chambers at a special lunch 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 27, at Cotillion Banquets, 360 S. Creekside Drive in Palatine. She will discuss a new business initiative called the POWER Program and also the current financial climate in Illinois. The cost is $25 if registered by Feb. 21 and $30 for late registrations and at the door. Call the chamber at (847) 541-7799 for a form or register online at in the events calendar.