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Click here for a recap of Governor Bruce Rauner’s keynote and Paul Borek’s State of the County Address.Dcedc.org/events Gene Folge, The Industrial Workforce Coordinator recaps the event: Scheduling issues prevented the Heavy Metal Tour from occurring on Manufacturing Day, but rescheduling did not prevent the students from participating in an outstanding tour provided by eight area businesses and Kishwaukee College.To recognize IDEAL for five years of Heavy Metal Tour sponsorship, Nick Bender also presented a Proclamation to IDEAL Industries.Meanwhile, Auto Meter Products hosted the Sycamore students to their facility downtown.DCEDC recently hosted our Annual Dinner & State of the County Event, where we celebrated our 30th Anniversary.The evening began with a high-level networking reception where several DCEDC Members highlighted their business goods and services.
During the dinner hour, our guests were entertained by the Harmelodics, an all-female acapella group of young women who attend NIU.
Genoa students headed south to take a look at IDEAL Industries, the family-owned international supplier of tools and electrical testing equipment.
A market leader in the production of “wire nuts,” IDEAL also supplies “Audacy” a wireless lighting control system for the Chicago Cubs.
Guests could watch a video collection of information dating back 30 years.
DCEDC would especially like to thank our Founding and Continuous Members for their initial investment and ongoing investment in our organization and in De Kalb County, Illinois!
Auto Meter is a manufacturer and supplier of automotive instrumentation.