Chamber News

So Many Opportunities to Get Involved This Month!

Register early for one or more of our many events and networking opportunities in February! The public is invited to hear updates from our area village leaders at the Economic Summit on Wednesday, Feb. 8 from 8:30-10:00 am at Barrington’s White House. We will also have two mixers this month: one on Thursday, Feb. 9 at M.J. MIller & Co., and play mini-golf with the BACC networking groups on Tuesday, Feb. 21 at Hanson Law Group! Our Women’s Biz Net will host a program at Edyta Fine Art & Design Studio on Thursday, Feb. 23 from 5:00-7:00 pm. BACC is also hosting two FREE events for members at the Chamber: Boot Camp on Friday, Feb. 10 and a Valentine’s Networking Lunch on Feb. 14!  Click the links below to register and make the most of your BACC membership!

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Upcoming Events

Barrington Area Economic Summit

Wednesday Feb 8
8:30-10:00 am
Barrington's White House

BACC After Hours Networking - FREE!

Thursday, February 9
5:00 pm
M.J. Miller & Co.

BACC Membership Boot Camp - FREE

Friday, February 10
12:15-1:00 pm
The Chamber Office

FREE Lunch for Members at BACC

Tuesday, February 14
12:00-1:00 pm

Networking After Hours & Mini-Golf

Tuesday, February 21
5:00-7:00 pm
Hanson Law Group

WBN Program & Networking

Thursday, Feb 23
5:00-7:00 pm
Edyta Fine Art Studio

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Calendar

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

Networking

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 Ribbon Cuttings

Congratulations to Aimee Vickers and her team at YogaSix on a lovely ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate their opening in downtown Barrington. For details about Yogasix, which offers a sensory yoga experience in a variety of classes targeting strength, agility, flexibility and balance, CLICK HERE.

Lots of furry friends were on hand to celebrate the opening of Bredwell in downtown Barrington today! Congratulations to Lisa Shade and her team on a fun ribbon cutting ceremony. Stop by soon to check out their custom meals for worthy dogs. To visit the Bredwell website CLICK HERE.

What a fun & sparkling ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the opening of Kiddiewinks Events. Congratulations to owner Tanya Vera-Palella and her family! Stop by to learn more about on her lovely new interactive children’s party venue in Barrington, or to visit the Kiddiewinks website CLICK HERE.

A little rain didn’t stop our Chamber members from having a fun ribbon cutting event to celebrate the opening of The Den Fitness in Barrington. Congratulations to owners Todd & Natalee Zehrer! To learn more about their new fitness studio that provides instructor-led circuit-style strength and conditioning classes CLICK HERE.

Congratulations to Dr. Sonya Ephraim on a lovely ribbon cutting and open house to celebrate the Grand Opening of her practice, Allure Pelvic Wellness, in Deer Park! To learn more about the complete range of pelvic wellness and gynecological services she offers to women in all stages of life CLICK HERE.

Congratulations to Tom Kusmerz and his team at The Barn on a festive ribbon cutting event to celebrate their new location in downtown Barrington. Stop by soon to meet their landscape designers, walk-ins are welcome! To learn more about their landscape architecture CLICK HERE.

Spotlight on Business & Networking

Meet Yogasix owners Aimee and Brad Vickers, and general manager Erica Goldsberry. To view a short video of them talking about their new heated yoga studio in Barrington that offers a sensory yoga experience for all levels CLICK HERE. For more info visit the Yogasix website at www.yogasix.com.

Meet Lisa Shade, co-owner of Bredwell, as she explains how they create custom meals for worthy dogs, including treats baked in their kitchen and other unique offerings. They also offer a convenient subscription service for meal delivery every two weeks. To visit the Bredwell website CLICK HERE.

Meet Tanya Vera-Palella, owner of Kiddiewinks Events in Barrington. To view a video of Tanya  sharing a little about her new lovely interactive children’s party venue, which offers an array of creatively themed party packages and much more,  CLICK HERE.

Watch our Ask An Expert program presented by Chris Geissler of Asgard Data. Learn how to tap into data you are already collecting to build company and organizational success, new revenue streams, and stronger relationships with your customers.

The Chamber presented its 2022 Lauren Brown Memorial Scholarship Awards to nine graduating high school seniors at a luncheon in April at Biltmore Country Club hosted by the BACC Women’s Biz Net. Best wishes to all!

Jessica Green, of Courageous Community, receives the 2022 Outstanding Women Leader (OWL) Award from the Chamber for Community Impact, at an Awards luncheon hosted by the BACC Women’s Biz Net at Biltmore Country Club.

Monica Gurgiolo, of Kelleher + Holland, receives the 2022 Outstanding Women Leader Award from the Chamber for Professional Excellence at an Awards luncheon hosted by the BACC Women’s Biz Net at Biltmore Country Club.

Kyle Kick of BStrong Together receives the 2022 Outstanding Women Leader Award for Mentorship and Education from the Barrington Area Chamber of Commerce at a luncheon hosted by the BACC Women’s Biz Net at Biltmore Country Club.

Betsy Wintringer of Barrington Youth and Family Services, receives the 2022 Outstanding Women Leader Award from the Chamber for Non-profit Leadership at an Awards luncheon hosted by the BACC Women’s Biz Net at Biltmore Country Club.

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