Chamber News

Let’s Rally Our Restaurants!!

Our restaurants are facing the strain of the pandemic. As one of the hardest hit industries affected by stay-at-home orders, reduced public gatherings, and diminished capacity restrictions, they are holding on by their fingertips.

Research by Yelp found that 53% of restaurants are now listed as permanent closures. Independent restaurants, which bring flavor and character to our communities, are particularly at risk…

Members in the News

Thursday, September 24, 2020

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Thank You BACC Chairman's Circle Members!

Chairman’s Circle

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Upcoming Events

2020 WBN Annual OWL Awards

Outstanding Women Leaders Awards at Biltmore Country Club View Live Stream Event!
Thursday, Sept 24 2020
11:30AM - 1:00 PM

Ask An Expert: How to Handle a Room on Zoom!

Ask An Expert - Virtual Program: Learn How to Handle the Room When You're on Zoom!
Tuesday Sept. 29, 2020
2:00 - 3:00 PM

Barrington Area State Legislators Virtual Town Forum

Update on State Issues with Q&A session from State Legislators
Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2020
8:30 - 10:00 AM

Fall Barrington Wine Walk

Fall Barringnton Wine Walk
Saturday, Oct. 10, 2020
2:00 - 6:00 PM
Check in at Neoteca
130 S. Hough St.

Employee Sexual Harassment Prevention Training on Zoom

Thursday, Oct. 13, 2020
10:00 - 11:00 AM
Register to Receive Zoom Link

Mixer of the Month at Buffalo Creek Brewing

Mixer of the Month at
Buffalo Creek Brewing
Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2020
5:00 - 7:00 PM
Space is Limited - No Walk Ins

Midday Meetup at Shakou Barrington

Lunch and Informal Networking Shakou Barrington
Wednesday Oct. 14, 2020
Noon - 1:15 PM

BACC Virtual Membership Boot Camp - FREE!

Friday, Oct. 16, 2020
Noon - 1:15 PM
Register Online to
Receive Your Zoom Link

WBN Bliss Holiday Luncheon at Wynstone

Thursday, Nov. 12, 2020
11:00 AM-2:00 PM
The Club at Wynstone
North Barrington

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Member Services

As a member, you have access to a host of marketing opportunities, events and activities designed to help you promote your business and build important connections.

Women's Biz Net - WBN

Mission Statement: “To gather professional women to inspire, enrich, empower and benefit from the unique talents of extraordinary women!”


View the many events scheduled for our members. Stay abreast of what is happening. Check out the BACC Calendar.


BACC offers more than 200 networking opportunities annually that result in niched leads and new customers.

Hot Deals

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 Retail Roundup

Click our video above for a virtual visit with Fancy Art, N.F.P. located at 113 E. Main St. in Barrington, IL. We’ve been in business at the same location for 25 years serving as a one-stop shop for all of your art & framing needs, without fancy prices. For an appointment call George at (847) 304-4045. We hope to see you soon! 

Take a virtual tour of Barrington Fine Rug Gallery located at the historic Ice House Mall.  You will see a selection from one of the finest curated collection in the United States consisting of over 700 antique & vintage fine hand-woven rugs and tapestries” from around the world” available at our gallery right here in Barrington, IL.

Amazing Gracie’s Children’s Boutique offers Curbside pick up. For questions call: 847-204-9312. Use code Summer30 to get 30% off everything in our Summer Set! Category! Shop Amazing Gracie’s today!

Spotlight on Business

The Barrington Area Chamber of Commerce and Village of Barrington gathered for a ribbon cutting to welcome the School of Rock and congratulate owner Katherine Parungao on her beautiful new space! You’re never too young or too old to start taking music lessons, so check out all they have to offer. Click here to visit the School of Rock Barrington website.

Congratulations to owners Lori and Kate McConville on a fun ribbon cutting event to celebrate the opening of Marvin’s Toy Store today in downtown Barrington! Stop by to see their wide selection of creative toys, games and crafts for all ages. To visit the Marvin’s Toy Store website click here.

A big thank you to Andy Michaelis and his team for hosting our BACC September Mixer at All American Reclaim in Lake Barrington! Chamber members enjoyed networking, checking out their unique reclaimed materials, and appreciated the great effort taken to make this a safe COVID-conscious event. Visit the All American Reclaim website here.

Congratulations to Jodie Diegel and her team of animal therapy program volunteers on a rainy but wonderful ribbon cutting and open house at SOUL Harbour Ranch! After meeting their mini-horses, donkeys and therapy dogs it was clear why SOUL stands for Sharing Our Unconditional Love. You can visit the SOUL Harbour Ranch Animal Therapy website here.

A fun virtual ribbon cutting ceremony on a sunny day at Cold Stone Creamery and Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory in Deer Park Town Center! Stop by to try some of their delectable treats! Click here to visit the Cold Stone Creamery website.

Edyta Fine Art and Design celebrated the opening of their beautiful studio in downtown Barrington with a Virtual Ribbon Cutting event! Stop by to meet owner, artist and interior designer Edyta Szlezak and see her amazing artwork! Click here to visit the Edyta Fine Art and Design website.

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