Chamber News

Outstanding Women Leaders to Be Honored Sept. 23!

The Chamber will honor four Outstanding Women Leaders (OWLs) at our Annual Awards Luncheon on Thursday, Sept. 23 hosted by the BACC Women’s Biz Net at Biltmore Country Club in North Barrington. The honorees will share their amazing stories during the luncheon program which runs from 11:30 am to 1:30 pm.
2021 OWL Award Recipients are: Stephanie Marquardt of Marquardt of Barrington Buick GMC for Community Impact; Bonnie Conte, Avalon Salon Spa for Mentorship and Education; Sharmila Wijeyakumar-Ramos, Rahab’s Daughters for Nonprofit Leadership; and Katie Kuempel of Angelina and Social Design Club for Professional Excellence.
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Upcoming Events

Midday Mix at Eggology Cafe

Wednesday, Sept.22
12:00-1:15 PM
Eggology Cafe
The Arboretum
South Barrington

WBN Outstanding Women Leaders Awards Luncheon

Thursday, Sept. 23
11:30 AM-1:00 PM
Biltmore Country Club

Barrington Fall Wine Walk

Saturday, Oct. 9
2:00-6:00 PM
Check in at Neoteca
130 S. Hough St.

Virtual Coffee Break with BACC

Wednesday, Oct. 13
2:00-3:00 PM
FREE Virtual Event
Register to Receive Zoom Link

Legislators Virtual Town Hall Forum

Wednesday, Nov. 10
8:30-10:30 AM
FREE Virtual Event
Register to Receive Link

WBN Bliss Holiday Boutique & Luncheon

Thursday, Nov. 11
11:00 - 2:00 PM
Makray Memorial Golf Club

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Deals, discounts, and specials from the Barrington Regions business. There is always something for everyone,: from dining to dresses so check them out now.

BACC Ribbon Cuttings

What a fun and creative way to celebrate the one-year anniversary of the Kelleher + Holland law firm and demonstrate great teamwork! To learn more about their team and the services they offer CLICK HERE.
Congratulations to Dr. Mannelly and his team at Magnolia Family Dentistry on the opening of their practice and beautifully remodeled office in Barrington! To learn more about this welcoming dental practice CLICK HERE

Congratulations to Eggology Cafe on their wonderful Grand Opening in The Arboretum of South Barrington! Stop by soon to enjoy breakfast, lunch, bubbly brunch drinks, or and their full-service coffee bar. To visit the Eggology Cafe website CLICK HERE.

Congratulations to Katie Wozniak and her team at Katherine Elizabeth Designs on a wonderful ribbon cutting event to celebrate the official Grand Opening of their new space in Barrington! To visit the Katherine Elizabeth Designs website CLICK HERE.

Music filled the air for our ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the reopening of Shirley’s Piano Bar in downtown Barrington. Congratulations to Chris Bauman and his team! To learn more about this fun hot spot CLICK HERE.

The Chamber gathered with the team from Brightway Insurance – The Janicki Agency  for a ribbon cutting event to celebrate their Grand Opening in Lake Zurich! To visit the Brightway Insurance website and learn more about their agency CLICK HERE.

Spotlight on Business & Networking

Meet Kelleher + Holland Founding Member Robert Holland and learn why he is so pleased with what their law firm has accomplished in its first year. To visit the Kelleher + Holland website CLICK HERE.

Meet Dr. John Mannelly of Magnolia Family Dentistry to learn about his practice and hear why he is so happy to be working and living in the Barrington area! To visit the Magnolia Family Dentistry website CLICK HERE.

Meet Pete Kostopoulos, owner of Eggology Café  in The Arboretum of South Barrington. His new restaurant is an elevated chef-driven breakfast and lunch concept with a full-service coffee bar and fun bubbly brunch drinks. To learn more about Eggology CLICK HERE.

Meet Joe Janicki of Brightway Insurance as he receives a certificate of appreciation from the Barrington Area Chamber of Commerce during the Grand Opening of his new business in Lake Zurich. To visit the Brightway Insurance website CLICK HERE.


Hear updates from local taxing bodies including: Barrington Area Library, Barrington Community School District 220, Barrington Countryside Fire Protection District, Barrington Hills Park District, Barrington Park District, Harper College and the South Barrington Park District. To view the Barrington Area Virtual Town Forum, held on May 19, CLICK HERE

The BACC 2021 Conquer Awards Program on Jan. 28 celebrated businesses and organizations that stood tall, embraced the challenges of the year, and persevered! Watch this video to hear their stories, get updates from some of our past Lauren Brown Memorial Scholarship recipients, and meet our 2021 Board Leadership. Congratulations to all!

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