1707 St. Johns Ave.
Highland Park, IL 60035
2022 Meeting Dates
Tuesday, February 1
Tuesday, April 26
Tuesday, June 28
Tuesday, October 25 - Cancelled
Agendas and Minutes
|Bruno Di Martino, Chair
Josh Nanus, Vice Chair
Stephanie B. Kerch
Stephen R. Miller
Katherine M. Wiswald
|Ginny Glasner, Chamber of Commerce, Ex Officio
Ava Edelman, Student Representative
Adam Stolberg, City Council Liaison
Carolyn Hersch, Staff Liaison
The Business and Economic Development Advisory Group has the following duties and responsibilities:
- Supports community programs that promote City business and economic development;
- Provides advisory recommendations related to the Business Development Strategic Plan;
- Provides advisory recommendations related to projects, programs, or policies the City is pursuing related to business and economic activity; and
- Provides assistance with business development outreach and communications.
The Mayor's Beautification Awards recognize businesses that have enhanced their storefronts and created a welcoming atmosphere that invites and attracts prospective customers with pleasing aesthetics. Award recipients go above and beyond to improve the visual appeal of their property and serve as an example to all businesses and property owners within Highland Park to remain committed to beautifying our community.
Submit a Nomination
2021 Beautification Award Recipients
Bright Bowls, 777 Central Avenue
Dr. Jessica Cohen Orthodontics, 1775 St. Johns Avenue
Ravinia Crossing, 555 Roger Williams Avenue
Business Recognition Awards
Business Recognitions Awards honor those businesses that have been part of the community for over 50 years.
For more information, please contact Carolyn Hersch, staff liaison to the Business and Economic Development Advisory Group, at 847.926.1027 or by firstname.lastname@example.org.
Information about the former Business and Economic Development Commission can be found here.