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The Color of Dance: Wheaton Chamber Member redefines ballet through the art of photography

By Doris Barrera | March 1, 2021

The Color of Dance: Wheaton Chamber Member redefines ballet through the art of photography   When Miguel Morna Freitas came to Chicago from the island of Madeira, Portugal, as a 17-year-old, he couldn’t have known that his path would lead to becoming an artist. He lived with his uncle, a professor at Loyola, while attending…

Making Connections that Count

By Doris Barrera | February 22, 2021

Making Connections that Count   Two weeks ago, I was picking up takeout at Mi Casa restaurant on Main Street. As I was waiting for my delicious Mexican food, I started chatting with a gentleman sitting at their counter. He turned out to be the owner, Jose. I asked about business and how they were…

Hank Ebeling publishes “Crushing the Competition with Service”

By Doris Barrera | February 1, 2021

Hank Ebeling of H4 Fitness has recently published “Crushing the Competition with Service” “I wanted to share my new book that just came out to the rest of the local small business owners of the chamber. As a Wheaton chamber member, and local small business owner I thought this could be a great read for…

Member-to-Member Connections Count for Mike Dyer

By Vickie Austin | January 6, 2021

Member Connections For Mike Dyer, Edward Jones, 2020 has been quite the year. “This is a year in which I’ve had to adapt my business growth multiple times,” Mike said. “My business plan for 2020 focused on door-to-door introductions and in-person seminars after moving my business back to Wheaton in January, but then the pandemic started…

“Headshot Days” a Smashing Success

By Vickie Austin | November 5, 2020

New Wheaton Chamber member Miguel Morna Freitas of Morna Freitas Photography graciously agreed to provide professional headshots to our members. Miguel met with Chamber members on Tuesday, Nov. 10, and Thursday, Nov. 12, to take professional photos that will soon grace social media. Many thanks to Miguel for being willing to share his gifts and…

Think Before you Click – Coronavirus Phishing Attack Emails On The Rise

By Kerry O'Brien | March 13, 2020

As you have probably observed, the news has been dominated by Coronavirus. Unfortunately, cyber scum often use these global events and the associated interest, fear or confusion to their advantage; launching phishing campaigns or other attacks.  Phishers know that during times like this, people become desperate for more information. We have seen a documented rise…

Wheaton Chamber engages Spire2 to update Wheaton Chamber brand

By System Administrator | October 8, 2019

Starting in 2018 Kerry O’Brien, Executive Director, and the Wheaton Chamber board recognized it was time to invest in the future of the Wheaton Chamber. “We have a strong and healthy membership, and a unique position – big enough to always meet new people, but not big enough to get lost” Kerry states, “but our…


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