Tools to help ensure business success in Mount Prospect - education, mentoring, marketing opportunities, and contact with successful entrepreneurs - is available to you through the Mount Prospect Entrepreneurs Initiative.
Upcoming MPEI events:
Please note the Progressing Networking event on July 27 has been cancelled. We will be rescheduling this event soon.
MPEI's Access to Advisors Participants:
• Bill Murray of Vista Linda Eye Care
• Karen Enzenbacher of Amethyst Skye Salon
• George Tselos of Emerson's Ale House
• Tom Zander of Picket Fence Realty
• Katie Dolan Dix of Capannari Ice Cream
• Alyse Cohen Burman of The Wildbird Shack
• Chuck Martin of Culver's
• Tom Nelson of Byte Me! Computers
• Bert Hamann of Byte Me! Computers
• Jim Peterson Sr. of Peterson Roofing
Visit our Business Event Calendar for more details on upcoming events.
Thank you to all the attendees of our MPEI Roundtable event on July 14 and our Spotlight on Success Film Series held on June 29!
MPEI programming includes the following:
Jumpstart Your Business and Entrepreneur's Café Business workshops: from finance to social media, we'll help you find the program that will help you strengthen, or even start, your small business.
Spotlight on Success Film Series, featuring films designed to inspire and educate current and future entrepreneurs.
Business Event Calendar - MPEI updates a calendar of events which cater specifically to entrepreneurs. A wide variety of workshops, webinars, and expos are listed, along with registration details. Many of these events are free of charge and are hosted locally.
MPEI E-newsletter, an informative email newsletter filled with articles of interest to small business owners, is delivered straight to your inbox. Never miss an upcoming business event, sign up today!
Access to Advisors, MPEI's own list of proven, successful entrepreneurs who have made themselves available to offer advice to those just starting out. Many of our advisors participate in our MPEI roundtable and networking sessions. For more information on the Access to Advisors program, email us.
||The Village of Mount Prospect, the Mount Prospect Chamber of Commerce, Mount Prospect Public Library, and the Mount Prospect Downtown Merchants Association work together as the Mount Prospect Entrepreneurs Initiative - connecting people to resources that encourage, strengthen, and support small business. The Mount Prospect Entrepreneurs Initiative includes free presentations and open discussions designed to guide new and prospective business owners down the path of success.
||View the Business Event Calendar for Upcoming Workshops and Programs!
Mount Prospect Public Library
Small Business Development Center at Harper College
Mount Prospect Chamber of Commerce
Mount Prospect Downtown Merchants Association
Nellie Beckner, Interim Assistant to the Village Manager, Village of Mount Prospect, 847/818-5312
Joe Collier, Business Reference Librarian, Mount Prospect Public Library, 847/253-5675
Dawn Fletcher-Collins, Director, Mount Prospect Chamber of Commerce, 847/398-6616