Wednesday, November 29, 2023 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Starting a Business in Illinois

Presented by the Illinois Small Business Development Center at the Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce

If you are starting a new business, positioning your company for growth, or seeking to expand globally, the Small Business Development Center (SBDC) can help. Attend this virtual training to learn what you need to know to do business in Illinois. You will leave with a checklist for starting a new business in Illinois including marketing strategies, business startup funding sources, and the next steps for starting or growing your business. 

Featured Speakers

Eric Horn

Small Business Advisor | ILSBDC at Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce

Ric Porrez

Vice President | Wintrust Bank

Angela Kalsi

Officer/Intellectual Property Attorney | Greensfelder

This event is hosted by the Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce and our Illinois SBDC. Learn more about our small business services here.

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Virtual Event

Registration is required to attend.