McLean Co. Chamber Captures Prestigious National Honor

Published 08/15 2014 06:30PM

Updated 08/15 2014 07:07PM

BLOOMINGTON - The McLean County Chamber of Commerce has taken home a prestigious national honor. The award from the Association of Chamber Of Commerce Executives recognizes the role played in leading businesses and communities.

McLean County was one of three finalists in its size category, and beat out Cheyenne, Wyo., and Springfield, Ohio. Chamber officials say the award should generate more national exposure and help attract more companies in the future.

"When they're looking at other communities throughout the nation, how does that help us get a little more play or a little more conversation on their end, when they take a look at what we do have to offer for businesses looking for relocation opportunities,” said Charlie Moore, president of the McLean County Chamber of Commerce.

The McLean County Chamber Of Commerce also won the grand award for communications excellence in advertising and marketing.

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