May 22, 2019

Business and labor urge governor and lawmakers to pass legislation to grow data center industry

Legislation would create greater economic growth and new union, IT industry jobs

The business and labor communities are calling on the governor and lawmakers to pass legislation that would create tax incentives for the state's data center industry, bring high-paying trade labor union jobs to Illinois, and create greater economic opportunities and additional revenue streams for our communities. It is a win-win for the state of Illinois and its workers. 

May 17, 2019

Success Showcase | Gallagher


May 1, 2019

Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce launches new talent platform with $1.3 million from JPMorgan Chase

New platform to facilitate efficient, bias-free recruiting to connect Chicago’s diverse talent with in-demand jobs

Apr 17, 2019

Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce Study Projects $120 Billion in New Tax Revenues, Other Public Benefits of ONE Central

Transformative South Loop development brings greater transit access and economic growth to Chicago region and state

With existing transit lines beyond capacity and 19.1 million additional Loop transit riders since 2000, improvements to Chicago’s infrastructure are drastically needed to support the growing number of Chicago commuters and business travelers. Today, the Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce released a report reinforcing how the proposed ONE Central infrastructure and mixed-use development would serve as a transformative economic engine and civic asset that integrates the region’s transit systems, creates new jobs, and establishes a gateway between the city’s central business district to the South Side, and the lakefront civic and cultural institutions.

Apr 3, 2019

Chicagoland Middle Market Business Survey Results Reveal Mid-Sized Businesses Driving Economic Growth and Job Creation

Executives Cautious to Invest Capital and Region Sees Drop in National and Global Economic Confidence

This year’s annual Chicagoland Mid-Market Survey, released today and conducted by the National Center for the Middle Market in partnership with the Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce, reveals trends and concerns of this market’s C-suite.
Mar 27, 2019

Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce Endorses Lori Lightfoot for Mayor

Mar 13, 2019


Chicagoland Chamber Releases Statement About the Good News

United Airlines, today, announced a new lease agreement to keep its headquarters at Willis Tower in Chicago, and said major investments will be made to reimagine and redesign its workspaces in the building. The Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce releases this statement in response to the news.

Mar 8, 2019

The Axelson Center at North Park University to Host The Arc of Innovation for Nonprofit Leaders

Mar 8, 2019

President's Letter: A Historic Election

@Work Newsletter sponsored by Sprint

Mar 6, 2019

The Changing Face of America’s Boardrooms

A Panel Discussion Presented by the Brennan School of Business