Greater Oak Brook Chamber members Top Golf and the American Cancer Society have teamed up with Chamber630 for a networking event to benefit the American Cancer Society.
Register here: http://business.chamber630.com/events/Young-Professionals-Network-Meeting-YPN-Network-For-A-Cause-5478/details
Krusinski Construction Company (KCC) is proud to announce that Vice President, Jennifer Patton, has been named the new Board of Directors President for the Health Care Institute (HCI) Chicago Chapter.
HCI serves a constituency that interacts directly with the business office and/or C-suite, and supervises multiple aspects of health care facilities management, including healthcare facility design, construction and operations.
Patton, who previously served as secretary on its board, brings more than 15 years of experience in the architectural design and construction industry to her new role as president. Since joining the local chapter last year, she has been extremely active in helping to lead and grow HCI’s membership, while also broadening its events, programs and sponsorships.
“I’m extremely proud to be representing HCI Chicago and its continued success and growth,” said Patton, who also mentioned that the Chicago chapter was founded roughly two years ago and already has more new members than any of HCI’s other regional chapters.
As Vice President at Krusinski Construction, Patton pursues opportunities for future projects and assists in building long-term client relationships. In addition to serving on the Board of Directors at HCI’s Chicago Chapter, she is also an active member of the American Society of Healthcare Engineering, the American College of Healthcare Executives, and serves as a judge for the Chicago Building Congress Merit Awards.
The window-treatment company Beyond Shades has opened its first store in Oakbrook Terrace, IL. The new store exclusively sells shades, shutters, and blinds made by Hunter Douglas, the premier global manufacturer of window coverings. Mayor Ragucci from the City of Oakbrook Terrace as well as City Alderman and Chamber staff were also on hand for the event.
“We are a custom window treatment company offering beautiful window treatments and
impeccable service at an exceptional value.” said Beyond Shades president Rachel Gregersen.
“We are happy to do any size project. We will do one bathroom window or an entire home. We
work with our clients in their space at their pace.”
The new store has extensive displays of all the window coverings offered by Hunter Douglas
arranged with the clients buying needs in mind. The Beyond Shades team can even
demonstrate how these window coverings can be raised and lowered through the use of a
digital assistant like Amazon’s Alexa or Google Home.
In addition to window coverings, the Oakbrook Terrace store offers Nourison rugs and custom
draperies in hundreds of fabrics. Beyond Shades also partners with Reclaimed Table, which
offers beautiful tables made out of classic reclaimed wood.
Beyond Shades is located at 17W508 22nd Street in Oakbrook Terrace, IL, 60181. It is open on
Monday through Friday from 10 to 6 and on Saturday and Sunday from 11 to 5.
photos courtesy of Laura Meyer Photography
This is a reminder to Oak Brook road travelers that McDonald’s Shareholder Meeting is being held today at the Hyatt Lodge. The Village of Oak Brook Police Department do not anticipate a large group of protesters nor do they anticipate any lengthy road closures but wanted to ensure that they will have plenty of personnel on the scene to manage any traffic concerns related to the meeting. They anticipate any traffic to last from 7-10am.
Krusinski Construction Company (KCC) is excited to announce the addition of Michael Tredennick and Adriana Murphy to its growing team.
Michael Tredennick has joined the firm as a project engineer, working closely with the operations team in the coordination of documents, drawings, contracts, submittals, RFIs, and assistance with project pre-planning, construction and post-construction tasks. Since joining KCC, Tredennick has been an essential part of the delivery of IAC’s Ethos Seafood facility in Hodgkins, Illinois. Prior to joining Krusinski, Tredennick was a construction coordinator with Beechen & Dill Homes, where he managed project bids and processed contracts with subcontractors and vendors, created job budgets, purchase orders and schedules for all projects.
Adriana Murphy has also joined KCC as receptionist, bringing three years of experience to her role. As an integral part of the KCC team, Murphy assists with front office support, which includes: scheduling; coordinating deliveries; ordering, stocking and distributing supplies, as well as greeting and helping direct visitors and vendors. Formerly an optometric technician at America’s Best Eyeglasses and Contacts, Murphy brings strong administrative and customer service skills to her new role at KCC