Chamber News

It’s Small Business Season – Please Remember to Support Local!

The Barrington Area Chamber of Commerce wishes everyone a happy & safe Thanksgiving, along with a special reminder to please support our local small businesses as you shop and dine throughout the holiday season! Check out the Community Calendar on our website to learn about upcoming events; and click the links on this page to view hot deals, job openings, dining options and more! 

Thank you for your continued support!

Thank You BACC Chairman's Circle Members!

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Upcoming Events

Barrington Area Holiday Events

Holiday Window Displays Kickoff

Wednesday, Dec. 1
3:30 PM
Downtown Barrington

Holiday Mixer for BACC Members

Thursday, Dec. 9
5:00-7:30 PM
Katherine Elizabeth at Home
800 S. NW Hwy.

Women's Biz Net Lunch Program

Thursday, Jan. 20
11:30 AM-1:00 PM
Francesca's Famiglia

Annual Dinner & Fundraiser

Thursday, Jan..27
5:30-9:30 PM
Avante Banquets

Find a Business

All our Chamber members can be easily found in our directory. Looking for something? The directory is the first place to look...and find exactly what you need. Check it out today!

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.

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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 Ribbon Cuttings

Congratulations to the team at Organic Rootz on a happy & healthy ribbon cutting in downtown Barrington! Be sure to stop by to try their smoothie and juice bar vegetarian and vegan foods, vitamins and supplements. To learn more about their new health food business CLICK HERE.

What a beautiful fall day for a ribbon cutting to celebrate the opening of Barrington Excavating LLC at SOUL Harbour Ranch! Congratulations to owner Scott Sinnett and thanks to all who attended, including the SOULbuddies from Barrington High School. For more information about Barrington Excavating CLICK HERE.

Congratulations to Karen Meurer, owner of ACASA Senior Care on the opening of her new business in Barrington! ACASA provides in-home non-medical care for anyone age 18 years and older. To visit the ACASA Senior Care of Barrington website CLICK HERE.

Officials from the Barrington Area Chamber of Commerce, Village of South Barrington and The Arboretum management were on hand for a windy, but wonderful ribbon cutting to celebrate the opening of Versona! To view the beautiful clothing, shoes and accessories that Versona has to offer. CLICK HERE.

The sun came out just in time for a spectacular ribbon cutting to celebrate the opening of For Her Health in South Barrington. Congratulations to Dr. Neelam Gandhi and her team!  To learn more about this new obstetrics & gynecology practice CLICK HERE.

Congratulations to Amanda Orlowski and her team at Canine Country Club of Barrington on a fun ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the opening of their business. Stop by to check out their beautiful full-service dog care facility! To learn more about their services CLICK HERE.

Spotlight on Business & Networking

Meet Organic Rootz Owner Umar Ahmed as he shares the story of why he and his family started their health food business, which has now expanded to a second location at 215 N. Hough St. in Barrington! To learn more about their store, smoothie & juice bar, menu, and all the healthy products they offer CLICK HERE.

Meet Scott Sinnett, owner of Barrington Excavating LLC, as he accepts a certificate of appreciation from the Barrington Area Chamber of Commerce and talks about the services his business provides, including excavating, grading, foundations for barns, paddocks, arenas and more! To visit the Barrington Excavating webiste CLICK HERE.

Meet new business owner Karen Meurer as she accepts a certificate of recognition from the Barrington Area Chamber of Commerce and talks about the services offered by ACASA Senior Care of Barrington. ACASA provides in-home, non-medical care for anyone age 18 years or older. To view this video and learn more CLICK HERE.

Meet Katherine Kroulaidis, Store Manager of Versona, as she accepts a certificate of appreciation from BACC President/CEO Suzanne Corr. Listen as Katherine shares some background about their new clothing, shoes and accessories store in The Arboretum of South Barrington. To view the Versona website CLICK HERE.

Meet Dr. Neelam Gandhi as she accepts her certificate of recognition and talks about her new OB/GYN practice, For Her Health, in South Barrington. To learn more about the expert personalized care that she and her team provide CLICK HERE.

Congratulations to our BACC 2021 Outstanding Women Leaders who were recently honored at an awards program and luncheon hosted by the Women’s Biz Net at Biltmore Country Club in North Barrington. To view the awards ceremony and hear our honorees share their stories CLICK HERE.

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