Barrington Area Chamber to host economic summit
The Barrington Area Chamber of Commerce will host its 2020 Annual Economic Summit, "State of the Barrington Region," from 8 to 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 5, at Barrington's White House, 145 W. Main St., Barrington.
The event gathers village officials from 11 surrounding communities to update local business leaders and the community on current economic conditions and what lies ahead for the Barrington area in 2020. The public is invited.
"This is a premier event that captures where we are, where we have been, and what's ahead for our region," said Barrington Area Chamber of Commerce President Suzanne Corr.
"We hear firsthand updates on what impacts local businesses, residents and the prosperity of our communities."
Confirmed speakers include: Karen Darch of Barrington; Martin McLaughlin of Barrington Hills; Beth McAndrews of Deer Park; Nandia Black of Kildeer; Kevin Richardson of Lake Barrington; Bill Jacob of Long Grove; Eleanor Sweet McDonnell of North Barrington; Shannon Yeaton of Port Barrington; Paula McCombie of South Barrington; and David Parro of Tower Lakes.
Speakers will discuss the 2019 year in review, economic development accomplishments and goals for 2020.
Registration is required. Cost is $40 for chamber members, $50 for guests, and includes a hot breakfast buffet served by Brunch Café. The Barrington Area Chamber of Commerce Economic Summit is sponsored by Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital.
To register, call (847) 381-2525, email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.BarringtonChamber.com.
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