Grow your business with help
from the Chamber and our...

Neighborhood Business
Development Center

North River Commission staff are here to help you grow with an array of business development resources.

Contact us today to discuss the future of your business and how we can help you grow.


Marisabel Pozo
Economic Development & Chicago Business Center / hablo español

Catherine George
Economic Development & Special Service Area #60 / hablo español

Josebell Rivadeneira
Economic Development & Special Service Area #60 / hablo español

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We can assist you with:

  • licensing and permitting
  • information about a particular neighborhood
  • getting a new small business started
  • troubleshooting City-related issues for small businesses
  • connecting businesses to financial resources
  • business-to-business networking opportunities
  • employment and workforce development assistance
  • consumer marketing assistance
  • connecting your business to the local community

These services are funded through the Place-Based Generalist and Cultural Specialist contracts with the Department of Business Affairs and Consumer Protection.