Pekin Area Chamber of Commerce News

PEKIN AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Local Youth Volleyball Clinic

Young athletes are invited to a volleyball clinic conducted by Bradley University coaches and players.

City of Pekin honors contributions of local chambers

The Pekin Area Chamber of Commerce recently partnered with the Illinois Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives and other chambers to celebrate Chamber of Commerce Week in Pekin.

Savant Capital Management named to lists ranking investment firms

Savant Capital Management has been nationally recognized as a top investment firm by several publications.

Cullinan Properties announces Steven Gatton as new director of asset management

Cullinan Properties Ltd. recently announced that Steven C. Gatton would be joining the company as as director of asset management.

Galesburg Chamber of Commerce begins initiative to boost tourism

The Galesburg Area Chamber of Commerce is taking steps to increase tourism based on strategic actions.

'Selfies' can snag attention for your small business on social media

Small business owners may do well to embrace the art of the "selfie," says Christina Green, a small business, chambers and associations coach whose writing has appeared in the Midwest Society of Association Executives’ Magazine among other places.

UnityPoint Health-Pekin employees, volunteers honored at annual banquet

Eighty-nine employees of UnityPoint Health-Pekin and more than 130 volunteers were recently recognized for dedication to their work and the community at the facility's 58th Annual Employee Awards Banquet and the 2017 Volunteer Luncheon.

Local women bring international film to Pekin

A group of business-owning women in Pekin has come together to present two private screenings of “The Illusionists.” The internationally acclaimed film exposes the absurd and shocking images that drive a market based on insecurity.

Pekin doctor discusses new laser treatment for women's health issues

Family Practitioner Dr. William Fisher, in Pekin, has discovered that a device called the Femilift Vaginal Laser can treat women who are experiencing pelvic health concerns, including hormone imbalances, cancer, menopause and other ailments.

Pekin Park District offers children's art classes

Pekin Park District is offering “Masterpiece Mondays” to its residents, in hopes of bringing the love of arts the kids of the neighborhood.

ICC’s Dental Hygiene Clinic relocates to North Campus

The Illinois Central College Dental Hygiene Clinic will move from Downtown Peoria to the North Campus, located in Arbor Hall, beginning this month.

South Side Trust's Vandeveer reappointed to Illinois Bankers Association post

Emma Vandeveer, South Side Trust and Savings Bank's vice president of marketing and sales, has been reappointed to the Illinois Bankers Association Communications and Marketing Committee.

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