The City of Waukegan Chamber of Commerce invites your business to become a member. Every year new programs are being developed to enhance your company's visibility and create a stronger business community. Think of us as your conduit to the community.
Your investment increases the opportunities to make new contacts, attract customers, bolster your customer base and provides a voice for your business. Whatmore, the Chamber offers professional training programs to help increase your chances of success and make us a stronger community. The membership is the driving force behind a successful organization and we urge you to become involved.
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City of Waukegan Chamber of Commerce I 214 Washington St. Suite 2 I Waukegan IL 60085 I 847.623.6800
Become an instrument of the community and
get involved in one of our four committees!
Works to oversee the functioning of all other committees. Has oversight responsibility for recruiting, orienting, educating, and evaluating Board members. Recommends Chamber position on all policy issues and reviews all Chamber finances.
Works to recruit new members and to retain existing members by developing membership programs. The Membership Committee meets regularly to assess strategy, create benefit programs, develop members and manage the Retention Plan.
Works to develop and organize selected revenue-generating events for the Chamber. The Events Committee meets regularly to assess strategy, define goals and objectives and manage timeline and budget for each event.
Works to provide timely information about The Chamber, its members and Waukegan. The Communications Committee oversees village profile, media opportunities, PR/Marketing campaigns, enhancements to The Chamber’s website, and new collateral materials.
For more information about these committees, please contact the chamber office 847.623.6800
Daniel Sivia, Chairman – JC Hospitality Management
Jack Orlov, Vice Chairman - Waukegan Yacht Club
Kerry Biegay, Treasurer - NorStates Bank
Lucy Torres, Secretary - Express Employment Professionals
Board of Directors
Annette Langelund - Xcel Staffing Solutions
Russell Warye - Russell Warye, Inc
Ray Vukovich – Ray Vukovich Consulting
Alphonso Baldwin – College of Lake County
Michael Purtell - City of Waukegan
Kim Needham– Vista Health System
Dan Patch -Peterson & Patch Funeral Home
Michael O’Neil- Midwest Generation