Press Release

Sente to Host Summit on Economic Development for Business Leaders


VERNON HILLS, Ill. – State Representative Carol Sente, D-Vernon Hills, is hosting a Summit on Economic Development for Business Leaders on Monday, April 13, from 8:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Lake County Partners’ Office Building located 100 Tri-State International Drive in Lincolnshire. Registration will begin at 8 a.m. for attendees who wish to network and enjoy complimentary refreshments before the event.

“Businesses across Illinois are facing many challenges as they fight to remain competitive in a global economy,” Sente said. “Through our summit, we will work together to identify how the state can serve as a stronger partner in economic growth to help our local employers succeed and put Illinois back to work.”

Sente’s event is co-hosted by Lake County Partners and features special guest speaker, Illinois Small Business Advocacy Council CEO Elliot Richardson. The event will include a candid roundtable discussion on the current economic climate and the challenges facing Illinois businesses. All business owners, managers and leaders from House District 59 are invited to attend this free event.

For more information or to reserve a seat, please call Sente’s constituent service office at 847-478-9909, or email

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