Partner Spotlight: Meet Shirlanne Lemm

Welcome to Partner Spotlight! A highlight of the diverse and talented individuals in our Chicago Northwest region’s hospitality industry. MEET Shirlanne Lemm, President & CEO, GOA Business Association, Chairman of the Board, Meet Chicago Northwest Shirlanne grew up in Peoria, Illinois and moved to…

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Partner Spotlight: Meet Katy Garcia

Welcome to Partner Spotlight! A highlight of the diverse and talented individuals in our Chicago Northwest region’s hospitality industry. MEET KATY GARCIA of Riccardo’s Restaurant in Schaumburg Katy Garcia moved to Hoffman Estates in the 1970's from Birmingham, Alabama. Her birth was actually…

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Pączki Day is March 1, 2022

Let's celebrate Pączki Day! What's a pączki? It's a traditional Polish doughnut. And from what we've read this Polish deliciousness was made back in the day to use up ingredients such as lard, sugar, eggs and fruits before Lent starts. Here's a few of Chicago Northwest pączki locations: Jarosch…

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Partner Spotlight: Meet Gus Diones

Welcome to Partner Spotlight! A highlight of the diverse and talented individuals in our Chicago Northwest region’s hospitality industry. MEET Gus Diones, Owner of Gus’ Diner in Rolling Meadows Gus Diones grew up in Chicago’s Northwest suburbs and is a graduate of Conant High School in Schaumburg…

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