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At our recent Board meeting, members acknowledged the many accomplishments of outgoing Chairman Joseph Luna and voted to appoint long-standing member Richard Korengold as the new Chairman. We look forward to working with Richard in his new capacity and continuing to accelerate our economic development services! 


Calling all college students! Don’t miss your chance to pursue a job with Lake County’s top employers in Engineering, Med-tech, Automation, Biopharma, Precision Manufacturing and more at the 2nd Annual Lake County Engineering & Internship Job Fair on January 5th. 


We’re happy to be involved and see momentum build for this collaborative effort to promote regional economic development.


Gurnee-headquartered AKHAN Semiconductor, a company specializing in the fabrication and application of lab-grown electronics-grade diamond, has received a patent from the Japan Patent Office for its advanced technology. 


Congrats to Lake County-headquartered AbbVie for being recognized as Pharma of the Year by BioPharmaDive for the company's impressive stock growth, strong pipeline and blockbuster drug development success! 


Colborne Foodbotics CEO Rick Hoskins says it’s not hard to find highly-skilled employees in Lake County because it’s a “hotbed of talent” with a lot of local Engineering resources. Click here to see how the Workforce Ecosystem is working for him. 


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