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Redesigned Elgin Development Group Website Launched

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     The Elgin Development Group (EDG), a division of the Elgin Area Chamber (EAC), has officially launched its redesigned website, The new and inspiring website took months of dedicated work and commitment to become a comprehensive tool kit for new and existing businesses. Terry Gajewski, VP of Operations, and creator behind the website said, “We are thrilled to unveil this revitalized website that serves as a one-stop shop for navigating the business landscape in Elgin.” The new website provides easy access to vital information, interactive tools, and inspiring success stories.

     The focus of the Elgin Development Group is on small businesses. The vast majority of businesses in Elgin whether they are manufacturer, service-related, or retailers are small businesses with five employees or less. The EDG is dedicated to serving all the businesses in our community and understands that the backbone of the Elgin economy is based on the success and determination of our small businesses. The EDG is currently working to assist existing, new, and expanding businesses such as an expanding restaurant, an entrepreneur with the dream of opening a bakery, retailers from the Elgin Mall, a daycare center, a barber shop, and others. “Whether you're dreaming of opening the front doors of a business for the first time or looking to optimize your existing operations, this website offers the resources and tools you need to thrive,” said Terry Gajewski. Key website features include:

    Interactive maps showcasing zoning regulations, available properties, and industrial parks.

    Access to detailed demographic data of the Elgin-area population.

    Step-by-step business guide covering permits, licenses, and other essential regulations.

    Enhanced visuals, including high-quality images and graphics showcasing the vibrant and dynamic nature of the Elgin community.

    Success stories of thriving businesses in Elgin.

    Mobile accessibility from desktop computers, tablets, or smartphones.

     “At Elgin Development Group, we don't just offer resources, we believe in partnering with you to ensure your success in our vibrant community. The refreshed website serves as a testament to our commitment to fostering a business-friendly atmosphere that encourages growth, collaboration, and prosperity,” said Tony Lucenko, Director of the EDG. The website offers information on our location, workforce, key industries and how to start a new business. It features the strong partnership with the City of Elgin, a collaboration dedicated to fostering economic development and building a vibrant community. The alliance is founded on a shared vision of creating a thriving business environment, promoting job growth, and enhancing the overall quality of life for residents.

     “Terry has designed a valuable website and inspiring section for entrepreneurs and small businesses on the basic steps to take your business idea from the concept to launch for those that are just starting or are a current small business,” says Carol Gieske, EACC President & CEO.       

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