COVID19 Employer and Employee Resources

For a Full List of Resources visit  www.bnprepared.org Resources for Employers Small Business Association’s Disaster Loan Program https://www.sba.gov/funding-programs/disaster-assistance Small Business Association’s Guide for Impacted Businesses https://www.sba.gov/page/guidance-businesses-employers-plan-respond-coronavirus-disease-2019-covid-19 Department of Commerce and… Read More

Agracel Welcomes Contec to Bloomington

BLOOMINGTON – Agracel, City of Bloomington, McLean County Chamber of Commerce, and the Bloomington-Normal EDC are excited to welcome Contec to Bloomington, Illinois. Contec is a leading provider of reverse… Read More

BNEDC Welcomes Business Retention & Expansion Manager Amber Wilfley

Staff is pleased to announce our new Business Retention and Expansion Manager Amber Wilfley. Wilfley is the former Human Resources Manager for Tentac Enterprises (formerly Snyder Companies). Wilfley’s HR knowledge… Read More

BNEDC Welcomes New Project Manager Nik Duffle

Staff is pleased to announce our new Project Manager Nik Duffle. Duffle is the former Deputy Director of Advance for Governor Bruce Rauner and, more recently, Community & Economic Development… Read More

Two New EDC Job Postings: BRE Manager and Project Manager

Business Retention and Expansion Manager: Reporting to the CEO, the Business Retention and Expansion Manager advances the mission of the Bloomington-Normal Economic Development Council, its Board, Executive Committee, and CEO… Read More

Patrick Hoban chosen as new President/CEO

NORMAL - The Bloomington-Normal Economic Development Council (BNEDC) board of directors has unanimously selected Patrick Hoban as the organization’s next President/CEO. Hoban’s appointment is effective August 1, 2019. “The search… Read More

BNEDC represented at SelectUSA Summit

Foreign direct investment leads to new Central Illinois development Read More

BNEDC President and CEO Job Announcement

Apply for the position by April 19, 2019 Read More

One Voice 2019 projects chosen

Normal underpass, ISU incubator highlight four projects picked Read More

BNEDC announces pair of One Voice Scholarship winners

ISU student wins Eikenberg; HCC Scholarship established Read More