News & Newsletters

Showcase Your Company at the Business Expo!

Hilton Chicago Northbrook – July 24, 5:00 – 7:30 p.m.

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Registration is now open for the 2023 Business Expo and After Hours.  This exciting event is a great opportunity to brand your business face-to-face, building connections between attendees and a wide variety of Chamber exhibitors with engaging displays. product demos and samples. Read more

Village Sets Timeline for Northbrook Court Review Process

Developer seeks $90M in public/private partnership

The outlines of Northbrook Court’s proposed redevelopment became clearer in May as the Village of Northbrook approved a non-binding pre-development agreement with Brookfield Properties and scheduled next steps. If the plan comes to fruition, construction on the initial luxury retail phase could begin in 2024. Read more

Chamber Introduces Memberships for Emerging Entrepreneurs

What do Facebook, WordPress, Subway Restaurants, and Yankee Candle have in common? All these businesses were started by teenage entrepreneurs. The Northbrook Chamber is now encouraging the next generation of business owners with a special membership designed for ages 13-20. Read more

Watch Your Mailbox – Community Guide Arrives This Month!

The 2023-24 Northbrook Community Resource Guide will be delivered soon! The Chamber’s comprehensive guide to living and working in Northbrook connects members to residents and businesses with categorical and alphabetical directories as well as exclusive advertising opportunities. Read more

Meet Jonathan Mandel, New Director of Development & Planning

Jonathan Mandel recently joined the Village of Northbrook staff as the new Director of Development & Planning Services. His role encompasses oversight for all Building, Zoning, and Planning Code regulations and processes for the Village, along with participation on the management team for Northbrook’s economic development efforts. Michaela Kohlstadt, having served as the department’s Director since February 2021, opted to return to her previous role of Deputy Director. Read more

Brookfield Previews Northbrook Court Conceptual Plan

After years of behind the scenes discussion and planning, Northbrook Court owner Brookfield Properties offered a vision for the shopping center’s future at the April 25 Village Board meeting. The presentation laid out a 10-year conceptual plan for the entire site, including phased developments for an outdoor retail/dining destination on the northeast side of the property, mixed residential development to the west, and a possible teardown of the existing mall in future years. Read more

Summer Events Showcase Chamber Members

Northbrook and the North Shore come alive in summer with a great variety of fun events for all ages. Chamber organizations take the lead presenting community programs throughout the season. Mark your calendar for these activities presented by Chamber members. Read more

National Small Business Week Highlights Contributions and Resources

April 30 – May 6, 2023

For over 50 years, National Small Business Week has shown a spotlight on the vital role of small business as the backbone of the US economy. From local recognition to state and federal programming, the annual event provides support for small businesses of every type. Read more

2023 Newsletters