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Through the Lake County Workforce Ecosystem, more than 150 Engineering college students from schools across the country met with 23 top Lake County employers looking to attract the next generation of talent. Click here for the story in the Chicago Tribune. 


Chinese real estate firm 5i5j has chosen to open its first U.S. office in the Village of Buffalo Grove. The company cited Lake County's top-ranking schools and affordable real estate as deciding factors in their decision to locate locally.


Check out our e-newsletter for the latest business news in Lake County, with stories on our Board, the launch of the Chicago Regional Growth Corporation, recent career expos, collaboration among municipal leaders, headline-making business expansions and awards, and the impact of exports on the local economy. 


Comcast has announced plans to open a 4,500 sq. ft. XFINITY Store in the Village of Gurnee to provide a unique hands-on experience in one of Lake County's many dynamic retail corridors.


The new Chicago Regional Growth Initiative provides a platform for collaboration among northeastern Illinois’ county leaders, businesses and economic development partners. Lake County is excited to be a part of the effort. Learn more about the initiative here.


We were proud to recently partner with ComEd to host nearly 100 municipal leaders for an Economic Development Boot Camp designed to help them capitalize on the current momentum in the Lake County economy. Click here for insights into the event and Lake County's favorable business climate.


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