Chamber News

Tickets on Sale for October Events: Wine Walk, TasteFest & More…

Save the date and buy your tickets early for the Fall Wine Walk on Saturday, October 8 in downtown Barrington, and the Barrington Area TasteFest on Wednesday, Oct. 19 at Wild Onion Brewery in Lake Barrington! Tickets are limited and selling fast. Scroll down this page for links to purchase tickets in advance and register for other upcoming Chamber events.

For details on more Chamber activities, marketing opportunities, and small business resources, click the link below for this week’s Chamber News.

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Upcoming Events

Fall Wine Walk in Barrington

Saturday, Oct. 8
2:00--6:00 pm
Check-in at Neoteca

Legislative Breakfast

Tuesday Oct. 11
8:30-10:00 am
Barrington's White House

Barrington Area TasteFest

Wednesday, October 19
5:00-8:00 pm
Wild Onion Brewery

Lunch Program on Women's Health

Thursday, Oct. 27
11:30 am-1:00 pm
Biltmore Country Club

BACC After Hours Networking Event

Thursday, November 10
5:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Athletico in Lake Barrington

WBN Bliss Holiday Boutique & Lunch

Thursday, November 17
11:00 am-2:00 pm
Makray in Barrington

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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 Emily Pacetti and the team at Star Cinema Grill in The Arboretum of South Barrington on a fun ribbon cutting event! Guests were treated to a free movie & popcorn in the luxury theater with recliners, seat-side service and more! To learn more  CLICK HERE.

Congratulations to Dr. Joanna Krol, veterinarian and owner of Barrington Animal Hospital, on a fun ribbon cutting to celebrate the new location of Animal Care Center of Barrington at 353 W. Northwest Highway in Barrington. For more information about the new center CLICK HERE.

What a great turnout for our ribbon cutting to celebrate the  Grand Opening of Compass at their beautiful new space at 760 W. Main St. in Barrington! Congratulations to Ashley Donat and her many real estate teams. For more information about Compass CLICK HERE.

Congratulations to restaurant owners Tom, Nick and Guy on a fantastic ribbon cutting to celebrate the opening of Scratch Pastificio Co. in downtown Barrington! Stop by soon to enjoy their modern take on traditional Italian cuisine. To view their menu or order online CLICK HERE.

It was a lovely day for a ribbon cutting to celebrate the opening of LensCrafters’ spacious new store in Deer Park Town Center. Stop by soon to try on one or more of the 1,300 designer frames they have on display! To visit their website CLICK HERE.

What a big day for the Barrington Countryside Fire Protection District as we celebrated the opening of their beautiful new Station #39 at 1004 S. Hough St. In Barrington—Congratulations to Chief Jim Kreher and his team! To learn more about the FPD and the areas they serve CLICK HERE.

Spotlight on Business & Networking

Meet Tony Dobrez, General Manager of Star Cinema Grill, as he shares a bit about their luxury theater in The Arboretum of South Barrington. For movie times, and information about their full menu and other ammenities, CLICK HERE.

Meet veterinarian Dr. Joanna Krol as she talks about her new Animal Care Center of Barrington. For details about their services, which include a full hospital with dental specialties, training, boarding, grooming and daycare, CLICK HERE.

Meet Chief Jim Kreher of the Barrington Countryside Fire Protection District as he talks about their new Station 39 on Hough Street in Barrington, Illinois. To learn more about the FPD stations and the areas they serve 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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