Montgomery Economic Development Corporation | 200 Webster St. Montgomery IL 60538 | 630.897.6748
Your Partner in Prosperity
NEWSLETTER
September-October 2020
Greetings!

The Montgomery Economic Development Corporation would like to thank everyone for supporting the MEDC and the annual golf outing this year. The support during these challenging times are appreciated. This year we were overwhelmed with generous donations, sponsors and gifts. Eight bottles of personalized wine bottles with the MEDC logo, were donated (see photo above) along with 15 certificates to have your own wine tasting event with your friends. Owner Bob Sipek, also provided $10 gift cards for every golfer. What a great idea for the holidays! Be sure to visit his shop or the website and be sure to ask for the MEDC discount. We hope at the time you receive this newsletter you are safe and business is getting somewhat back to normal. To get the most out of our newsletter, click underlined items and many logos also and photos have links, websites or additional documentation.
MEDC Membership News
Help us welcome Kristen Meehan,P.E. to EEI

Congratulations and welcome Kristen M. Meehan, P.E. to Engineering Enterprises, Inc. (EEI). Kristen has joined the firm as Senior Project Engineer II in the Municipal Group. Click here for full Press Release. Congratulations Kristen and welcome!
The Village of Montgomery has some very impressive News!
The Village of Montgomery in the Forefront making the Village Lead Free
If you need a place to advertise, post a job or announce something special
please sign up and post on the website created for you:
The MEDC Annual Golf Outing was a huge success because of the continued commitment of all of you!
Doug
Doug Marecek (photo above)
is the MEDC Chairman of the Board & a Village of Montgomery trustee.
Performance Food's has been the Event sponsor for this event over the last 10 years! Thank you PFG.
Performance Foods 2020
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Bob Miller, Kevin Pribilsky, Christine McNerney and Tim Glaude from Performance Foods. (above)
AC's Pub
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Ancra Covaliu, Mary Johnson, Kim Phoutz and Rose Alvis from AC's Pub in Aurora held the winning title for the women's team.
Special Thanks to everyone who was a part of this event. We could not have done this without you.
All companies, individuals and sponsors were highlighted throughout the event and also on the MEDC website.
It was such a nice feeling to see so many people enjoying themselves at this event. With so many months of being isolated, I think we all needed some social activity in our lives.
Our businesses and community leaders are the life blood of our community. We have so many essential businesses in our community and we are extremely grateful for their service.
The weather almost held out for us, but not completely. The raffle prizes and great food made up for a little bit of rain. (I hope)
Please check out all our photos and be sure to thank our sponsors.

Photo album
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Shaun Thomas and Joel D. Pyle II Business Manager from IBEW Local 461, brotherhood of electricians.
Hockey Stick Prize
An autographed Hockey Stick with some additional Blackhawk memorabilia was one of the highlights in the raffle which was donated by Old Dominion Freight Lines.

Trucks from Ozinga, Performance Foods, Old Dominion Freight Lines and LaFarge were donated for the raffle.
Montgomery Opportunities
Be sure to submit any vacancies, upcoming vacancies or price reductions to our office. If you are looking for property in Montgomery, be sure to visit our website or call our office for the most updated information.
Illinois Department of Commerce
Updates on programs are constantly changing regarding the Coronavirus. We will continue to update our website for the most updated information, so please check it often. The State of Illinois Department of Commerce and Community affairs recently sent us the following updates: click here for details.(updated September 28,2020)
The MEDC Board is a volunteer based Board that provides input and direction to the MEDC. The MEDC along with the business community leaders have helped create an environment that provides resources and opportunities for businesses to grow and flourish in our community. The members of the MEDC are community supporters that help make our community a stronger place. Thanks for being a part of our family.
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Thursday, September 9, 2021
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The MEDC would like to thank all of our members and leaders of the community. Funding the organization helps bring together all the pieces needed to provide a positive and growing economic base for Montgomery. As we all work together to get through this difficult time together please know the MEDC will continue to work hard for the Village of Montgomery and the business community. Please be sure to reach out and let us know how we can address your ongoing needs. I hope this newsletter spread a little ray of hope and some useful resources for you.
Sincerely,
Charlene Coulombe
Charlene Coulombe EDFP CEcD 
Executive Director
Montgomery Economic Development Corporation
office: 630-897-6748
cell:  815-703-1338