Tag: Bellwood Chamber of Commerce

New Bellwood Chamber Director Wants To Bring Silicon Valley To Proviso

Saturday, November 10, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Robert Truman addresses the Bellwood chamber on Nov. 9 in Hillside. | Shanel Romain 

During a Bellwood Chamber of Commerce membership and awards meeting held Nov. 9 at the Holiday Inn Conference Center, 200 S. Mannheim Rd. in Hillside, the chamber’s new executive director said that he wants to bring aspects of Silicon Valley to Proviso Township.

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Bellwood Chamber Hires First Executive Director In 60 Years

Monday, October 29, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Robert Truman, the Bellwood Chamber of Commerce’s new executive director. | Photo submitted 

The Bellwood Chamber of Commerce recently hired an executive director — the first one in the organization’s 60-year history, according to a statement the chamber released on Oct. 29.

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Bellwood Chamber Gets Intro To 3D Printing At New Business Center

Saturday, October 20, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Melissa Duff-Brown during an Oct. 18 networking event at the Carver Innovation Center in Forest Park. | Shanel Romain 

Othello Van Calbert, a Chicago area data analyst, stood rapt as Melissa Duff-Brown, the dean of the Small Business Development program at the Joseph Business School in Forest Park showed him a slew of products created by the school’s 3-D printer.

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