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Moyra Gorski Waltzes into 24th Year of Business with a Celebration

By mwright_maggiewright | February 14, 2024

Moyra Gorski, a former registered nurse and now entrepreneur, is celebrating her 24th year with Shaklee, a company that specializes in natural wellness products. Wheaton Chamber members and friends are invited to join in the festivities with a party hosted at the Wheaton Chamber of Commerce, 301 W. Roosevelt Road, on Tuesday, Feb. 27, from…

Women in Business Committee Introduction Saves a Life

By Vickie Austin | February 7, 2024

When Tricia Swanstrom of the Wheaton Public Library met Nisha Gupta, M.D., at a Wheaton Chamber of Commerce event, a friendship was born. Neither could have known that this “Chamber Connection” would make such a difference in both their lives. Tricia, the business and career specialist at the library, had begun to develop blurred vision.…

Don Holwerda Celebrates 50 Years with Country Financial

By mwright_maggiewright | January 31, 2024

Please join us in congratulating Don Holwerda of Country Financial as he celebrates 50 years of service with the company! Don came to Wheaton to attend Wheaton College, graduating with a bachelor’s degree in biology in 1969. “Wheaton was a little different back then,” he said, quoting his father-in-law who described Wheaton then as “out in the boonies.” Don’s first…

June Networking Luncheon

By mwright_maggiewright | July 6, 2023

June’s Wheaton Chamber of Commerce Luncheon was all about networking, one of our most popular luncheons themes. Being able to be outside, under the Innovator Tents on Hale was such a delight. Thank you to Ivy Restaurant for hosting us this month. We’d like to recognize our high-level members: Premiere member: Wheaton Bank & Trust…

Keeping Dupage Top of Mind: Insights from Choose DuPage

By mwright_maggiewright | May 23, 2023

Keeping DuPage Top of Mind: Insights from Choose DuPage Greg Bedalov, president and CEO of Choose DuPage, was our featured speaker at the Wheaton Chamber of Commerce May luncheon at the DuPage County Historical Museum. With quotes from Mark Twain and some trivia, his presentation was insightful and eye-opening as Greg debunked myths about Illinois’…

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Meet Cherryl Marcey from The Matrix Club

By Vickie Austin | August 16, 2022

Meet Cherryl Marcey, Director of Sales & Marketing, The Matrix Club We asked new Wheaton Chamber member Cherryl Marcey from The Matrix Club to share with us about this exciting new venue, soon to open on Rt. 59 in Naperville: Q: What is The Matrix Club? The Matrix Club will be a high-quality venue for…

Meet Kimberly Glover from GotKim, LLC

By Vickie Austin | August 1, 2022

Meet Career Coach & HR Consultant Kimberly Glover of GotKim, LLC Kimberly Glover joined the Wheaton Chamber at the end of March 2022. She is a CEO, Certified Career Coach and SHRM-CP accredited human resources professional. Kim received her Bachelor of Arts degree in communication and media studies from Northern Illinois University where her own academic…

Rich Sagan from the City of Wheaton tapes as Vickie Austin of the Wheaton Chamber of Commerce interviews Juan Rubio

Meet Juan Rubio of The Protein Spot

By Vickie Austin | July 20, 2022

Meet Juan Rubio of The Protein Spot When Juan Rubio and I met on a sunny day in June to film “Now Open in Wheaton,” I was amazed at his story. He talked about the years he spent as a farmer, working in Jalisco, Mexico, as an agave plant farmer. Agave, as you may know,…

Fourth of July

Best. Gig. Ever.

By Vickie Austin | July 2, 2022

Best. Gig. Ever. This Monday, once again I’ll serve as emcee for the famous Wheaton, IL, Fourth of July Parade. As a guest of the Wheaton Park District, I will have emcee’d this event for the past three parades-just not consecutive years, due to the pandemic. Andy Bendy has told me the job is mine…

Why Self-Care is So Important

By Doris Barrera | August 9, 2021

by Moyra Gorski, RN, BSN, Gorski Wellness   During these last 18 months, we’ve seen firsthand how important it is to take care of ourselves. Even when there are so many things out of our control, how we take care of ourselves is within our control.   Here are just a few reasons to pay…


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