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July 26, 2012 


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In this Issue    
Get ready for Montgomery Fest
The MEDC and the Village continue to create new opportunities for marketing the Village

Stuff we all get 

The MEDC shares  2nd quarterly report

Order your ipad raffle tickets today

A series of great reports and web sites added this month

Reserve your spot today on the commercial property tour

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Metropolitan Chicago Region Overview of the Economy


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Master Planning for a sustainable community

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Annual Report

Village of Montgomery  Annual Report

Village of Montgomery Community Report

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Greetings!  If you have a business concern or a time sensitive issue, feel free to call our Executive Director on her cell phone, at 815-703-1338. 
Your business is very important to us!  Executive Partners can be reached by clicking on their logo to the left. Be sure to also visit our Board members on the MEDC site under the Board of Directors page. They all contribute their time and effort and we appreciate all that they do for the community and organization.  


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August 11 & 12, 2012
Family Fun for everyone

From carnival rides, to ponies and a petting zoo, the family fun is endless. Click link above for schedules and all the details. You will not want to miss this weekend of old-fashioned family fun. There is something for everyone, including a car show for dad.

Police Chief

Police Chief Daniel Meyers and Deputy Police Chief Sergeant Armando Sanders, getting ready for the parade.

Special thanks to all the business sponsors who helped support Montgomery Fest!
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AmericInn continues to serve the area with exciting specials:
Click here for specials @ AmericInn

MEDC Business Climate committee continues to draw a crowd: 


The (MEDC's) Business Climate Enhancement committee  Chairman, Brian Dolan encourages the  

business community to get involved and attend the BCEC (Business Climate Enhancement Committee meetings).   

Currently the committee is working with the Village of Montgomery on the TIFF RFP and the bus tour .     

                The IPad raffle returns:  


The MEDC is pleased to announce the return of the  annual iPad raffle. 


Sponsors this year include: Earthmover Credit Union, Dr. Neil Schlupp from Montgomery Chiropractic, Engineering Enterprises, Inc., Dolan and Murphy Inc., Smoke Plus and the Kalish family. These generous sponsors have all pitched in to purchase this incredible Raffle prize!  It's thinner, lighter and faster than last year's model;  


The drawing will be at "The Taste of Montgomery, " MEDC/GMACC Holiday Party on December 6, 2012.  Be sure to mark your calendar for this fun filled evening!  (From 5-8 pm)


If you or your business would like to reserve, purchase or sell tickets and/or post a flyer for the raffle, please contact the MEDC office at 630-897-6748 or Char's cell @ 815-703-1338.


Click below for more information: Tickets will be accepted up until the Holiday Party.

2012 IPad raffle Information


Village President Marilyn Michelini & Executive Director Charlene Coulombe-Fiore and last year's proud winner, Kathy Gleason pose with her new Ipad.  


Tickets will be sold around the community




How to choose & use promotional products for marketing your business   


Heidi Thorne, Editor & Founder, of Promo with Purpose Today,  has agreed to return to Montgomery for a follow up on social media. Heidi  is also an expert on mobile marketing.  


We are looking at November breakfast date or early next year to bring Heidi back to Montgomery.  


       Until then, you may want to check out Heidi's latest book: SWAG: How to choose and use Promotional Products for Marketing your business at




New for 2012
Property Tours  
Bus Tour
The Business Climate Enhancement Committee will be featuring a  bus tour of the available commercial and retail properties through out the community. If you are interested in highlighting your property and/or sponsoring a portion of this event, please call the MEDC Office. Be sure to call to schedule your property and reserve your spot to take part in this exciting new venture.

We are looking at October 11, 2012 as a tentative date,  
with a start time of 8:30. (same as our regularly scheduled BCEC meetings). 

Please call the MEDC office for further details.

This is just another way the Village of Montgomery and the MEDC are being pro-active and working together to make things happen in our community! 
Office & Board Room
Space For Rent
Downtown Montgomery

Available immediately

The Montgomery Economic Development Office has office space to share @
our 200 Webster Street address. This could be a great business opportunity for someone who is just starting a business to relocate and open an office in Downtown Montgomery.

Mark your calendars


What else is happening?

Planet Fitness Ribbon Cutting
July 31, 2012
1842 Douglas Road, Montgomery
8:00 am - 9:00 am 

Business Climate Enhancement Meeting
Thursday, August 9, 2012
8:30 am - 9:30 am

 The MEDC August  Board Meeting is  
Tuesday, August 14th, 2012
12:30 pm

Save The Dates
Montgomery Fest
Want to know more?  
August 11th & August 12, 2012
September 13, 2012
MEDC Bare Bones Annual Golf Outing
Friday, September 14, 2012 
Shot Gun Start @ 11:30
Save the Date card & Registration
Golf sponsorship sheet

ICSC 2012 Chicago Deal Making
Navy Pier
October 3-4 2012

MEDC 1st Commercial Property Tour
October 11, 2012
Deals on Wheels information 

MEDC & GMACC Joint Holiday Party 
Thursday, December 6th, 2012 

The Montgomery Economic Development Corporation is a non for profit 501c6 Corporation supported by The Village of Montgomery and the Business community. We would like to take this opportunity to thank our supporters for giving us the opportunity to serve The Village and Business Community of Montgomery. 
Charlene Coulombe-Fiore
Charlene Coulombe-Fiore EDFP CEcD 
Executive Director
Montgomery Economic Development Corporation