Images from the Daily Herald Business Ledger's After Hours section in the April 3, 2017 issue
Schaumburg-Hoffman Estates Rotary Club President Bill Kelley, 2017 Annual Classic Chairman Allen Gabe, and Master of Ceremonies Jim Fabbrini, celebrate a fundraiser for local charities during "Denim & Diamonds" at Two Century Centre in Schaumburg.
Members of Chamber630 recently gathered at Seasons 52 in Oak Brook for a Business Off The Clock networking event. Scott Rausch, Calliber Home Loans; Gene Sallee, Yonan Carpet One; Lisa Wenzel, Wenzel Select Properties; Keith Hoffman, Draper & Kramer Mortgage were among those enjoying the event.
The Geneva Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting for H4 Training, 124 W. State St., Ste. 110 in Geneva. Chamber Membership Director Judy Carroll and board Chairman Scott Lebin hold the ribbon while owner Hank Ebeling, right, head coach Kelsey Hayen and manager/coach Erik Kirkman cut the ribbon.
The Geneva Chamber of Commerce held a Business After Hours hosted by Sweet Natalie's Gluten Free Bakery, 228 S. Third St., Geneva. Bob and Mary Swanson, Riverbank Laboratories, network with Laura Gleamza, JC Licht LLC.
The Schaumburg Business Association held a ribbon cutting at Stop N Shop, 1411 W. Schaumburg Road, Schaumburg.
The Schaumburg Business Association held a ribbon cutting at UBREAKIFIX, 2511 W. Schaumburg Road. Mayor Al Larson, and Trustee Marge Connelly were among the attendees at the event.
Joe's Fresh Food Market in Des Plaines had a ribbon cutting. Attending were, from left, Elayne Granger, Director -- AT&T External Affairs -AT&T; Andrea Biwer, Executive Director-Des Plaines Chamber; Barb Van Slambrouck- Chromatech Printing; Alderman Malcom Chester; City Clerk-Gloria Ludwid; Mayor Matt Bogusz; Alderman Jim Brookman; Alderman Denise Rodd; Alderman Don Smith; and Alderman Dick Sayad.
The Geneva Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting for Floral Wonders new location, 200 S. Third St., Geneva. Chamber President Jean Gaines and Membership Director Judy Carroll hold the ribbon while owner Eva Kamieniak cuts the ribbon.
The Nook celebrated their grand reopening with a ribbon cutting. The Nook is located in downtown Lisle at 4738 Main Street. Kitty Murphy of The Nook and Mayor Joe Broda, Village of Lisle cut the ribbon
The village of Bloomingdale recently welcomed D's Treats to the village with a ribbon-cutting ceremony.
A ribbon cutting was held for JCMP & Associates P.C. to celebrate their new office location. JCMP & Associates is located at 1555 Naperville Wheaton Road, Suite 116, Naperville. Michael Peters and Jeffrey Chang of JCMP & Associates, P.C. cut the ribbon.
Manu Virtamo, right, consulate general of Finland, paid a visit to the Roselle headquarters of PlanmecaUSA. Virtamo is visiting Finnish-based businesses in the United States to research opportunities and help facilitate existing business to continue in their success. With Virtamo are, from left, Johan Moed, national sales manager Planmed; Olavi Göös. honorary Consul Finland; and Brett Hines, president -- Planmeca North America.
The Schaumburg Business Association had a ribbon cutting at Owens & Associates Counseling, 1305 Wiley Road, Suite 131, Schaumburg. Mayor Al Larson, Trustee Frank Kozak, and Village Clerk Marilyn Karr join in on the ceremonies.
The Barrington Area Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon-cutting ceremony at the new SportClips, is 724 Northwest Hwy in the Foxmoor Crossings Center, Fox River Grove.
The Batavia Chamber of Commerce celebrated the 10th anniversary ribbon cutting ceremony of Andres Restaurant, 5 Webster St. Mayor Jeffery Schielke honored owners Horacio and Alejandra Andres, who serve fresh American and Spanish cuisine during breakfast and lunch.