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Jeanne Malnati to speak at chambers’ Business EXPO

Published: Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014 2:55 p.m. CDT

Members of 20 chambers of commerce will host a March 20 luncheon that includes networking, the Business EXPO and keynote speaker Jeanne Malnati, founder and CEO of The Culture Group and key consultant in her family’s business, Lou Malnati’s Pizzeria.

Malnati’s Clean & Clear Communication System has contributed to the company earning the Top Workplace Award from the Chicago Tribune for four consecutive years, as well as a winner in the Top 150 National Workplace Award.

Malnati is a business “culture transformation expert who is a high energy and inspirational leader and speaker,” according to a press release.

The Business EXPO opens at 11 a.m. The luncheon and keynote are at noon. At 1:15 p.m., the Business EXPO will re-open until 2 pm.

The multichamber event will be hosted at the Sheraton Hotel, 3000 Warrenville Road in Lisle.

“This multichamber luncheon has every component of successful business acumen – networking, tremendous business insight and an opportunity to showcase your company or find a credible vendor,” said Laura Crawford, President & CEO of the Downers Grove Area Chamber of Commerce & Industry.

The 20 participating chambers are: Bartlett, Bloomingdale, Bolingbrook, Carol Stream, Darien, Downers Grove, Elmhurst, Glen Ellyn, GOA, Hinsdale, Lemont, Lisle, Lombard, Naperville, Villa Park, Western DuPage, West Suburban, Westmont, Wheaton and Woodridge.

To be put on the Business EXPO wait list or to reserve luncheon tickets, call the chamber at 630-968-4050 or e-mail chamber@downersgrove.org. Tickets are $35 for members, and $50 future members.

Seating is limited and reservations are required.

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