Images from the Daily Herald Business Ledger's After Hours section in the April 17, 2017 issue.
Members of Chamber630 gathered at Paisans Pizzeria and Bar in Lisle for a Business off the Clock networking event. Among the attendees were, from left, Jim Delaney, SpeedPro Imaging; Stephanie Ours, Chamber630; and Jim White, KDR Marketing.
Aurora resident Andre Williams, center, underwent a psychological stress test during a sales seminar at Aurora University. From left are Dave Eisley, Aurora, seminar presenter and commercial sales manager at Alarm Detection Systems, Aurora; Williams, workforce development account representative, Waubonsee Community College, Aurora; and Gary Fredin, Carol Stream, ADS senior commercial security consultant. Eisley used the friendly exercise to demonstrate how strategic thinking may improve sales results. (Al Benson photo)
Village of Barrington leaders gathered with The Barrington Area Chamber of Commerce to celebrate the opening of Beyond the Spine with a ribbon-cutting ceremony. The new chiropractic office with Sarah Abbott, DC is located at 836 S. Northwest Hwy. in Barrington, inside Barrington Chiropractic and Massage.
The Elgin Area Chamber helped celebrate ToniBella Salon and Spa's grand opening ribbon cutting at their new location at 506 Randall Road in South Elgin.
The staff of the Holiday Inn Hotel and Suites Chicago Northwest, 495 Airport Road in Elgin, welcomed Chamber members from Bartlett, Northern Kane County and the Elgin Area Chamber to their annual St. Patrick's Day Multi-Chamber Social Network event.
A&A Paving Contractors, 251 N. Garden Ave.in Roselle, hosted the recent Roselle Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours. The A&A Paving team hosts were Steve Kalina, pavement consultant (left); Joe Baker, pavement consultant; Nate Olson, pavement consultant; Bob Olson, owner; and Todd Eichholz, owner.
The Schaumburg Business Association held a ribbon cutting for Montgomery & Eaton Dental, 1501 E. Woodfield Road, Suite 100E. Attending were SBA staff and members, and Mayor Al Larson.
The Schaumburg Business Association held a ribbon cutting for OsteoStrong, 195 W. Golf Road in Schaumburg. Along with SBA members and staff were trustees George Dunham and Diane Dunham.
Signature Bank, with offices in Rosemont, hosted a ceremonial groundbreaking at the site of a new branch being constructed on the city's Northwest side. Despite three inches of snow falling the night before, many turned out to celebrate the new project, including State Rep. Mike McAuliffe, Alderman Anthony Napolitano, Jim and Stephen Ronan of Ronan Construction, and many representatives from Signature Bank.
The Batavia Chamber of Commerce celebrated the opening of Allstate Insurance Jim Towns with Mayor Jeffery Schielke, agent Jim Towns and staff of Allstate Insurance. Jim Towns is located at 713 Main St., Batavia.
The Des Plaines Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting for the opening of Anytime Fitness in Des Plaines. Pictured, from left, are Gloria Ludwig, Michael Lewandowski, Mike Charewicz, Yousef Musleh, Barb Van Slambrouck and Andrea Biwer.