Build your business!

Build your business!

Tue, 7 Feb, 2017 at 15:35
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Come join the Barrington Area Chamber of Commerce (BACC) when they present a new Business Building Blueprint workshop. If you are interested in growing and developing strategies for your local business, this six-part workshop series will be a great way to kick off 2017. The dates of the workshop are February 9, 14, 21, 28 and March 7 and 14, and it will be hosted at The Solana Deer Park, 21840 West Lake Cook Road, Deer Park. They look forward to sharing their wealth of knowledge with the community.  

Each program will feature expert speakers who are noted for their accomplishments in their fields and eager to share their findings. Topics and speakers include the following:

  • “Developing a Plan to Build More Business” by John Delany (Giraffe, LLC)
  • “What’s Your Curb Appeal? Creating a Story that Sells presented by Leah Hoppes and Sean Matthew Whitfield (Vision Force Marketing)
  • “Sparking More Business: How to Develop Leadswith insights from Barry Schimmel (Microshare Intl, LLC)
  • Cleaning House: Develop a Customer Experience that Keeps Them Coming Backfeaturing David Wiliams (The Solana Deer Park)
  • “Work the Network: Best Networking Strategies for Business Growthpresented by Victoria Cook (The Center for Guilt-Free Success)
  • “Landing the Business: How to Turn Prospects into Customers” with speaker Mark Repkin (Big Swift Kick)

This workshop series has been developed by an elite Advisory Council including Stephen Brainerd (Durham Group, Inc.); Victoria Cook (The Center for Guilt-Free Success); Andrea Herran (Focus HR Consulting); Norman May (Full Services Office Solutions, Inc.); Barry Schimmel (Microshare Int’l); Jon Delany (Giraffe, LLC) and David Williams (The Solana Deer Park).

We hope to see you there!

The BACC has over 800 member businesses representing more than 18,000 business people in the 11 regional communities it serves: Barrington, Barrington Hills, Deer Park, Inverness, Kildeer, Lake Barrington, Long Grove, North Barrington, Port Barrington, South Barrington and Tower Lakes. Dedicated to the success and prosperity of these regional communities, the BACC promotes economic opportunities, advocates the interests of business, offers programs for professional development and leadership and works with and through its members to foster a robust regional economy. 

For more information, please contact BACC president, Suzanne Corr at 847-381-2525 or