About SBA

The SBA aims to improve the quality of life and economic vitality of the Schaumburg Area.  We connect our members to each other and to the community and serve as the primary advocate for businesses in the region.

The SBA represents more than 800 businesses and 4,000+ active SBA members, of all sizes and from all major industries.

To request a full list of Schaumburg Business Association members, please contact Lisa Gilbert lgilbert@schaumburgbusiness.com (this is a member-only benefit).

About the Association

The Schaumburg Business Association (SBA) is dedicated to our members' growth and prosperity. We advance business causes and are committed to helping our members maintain a competitive edge by providing them with outstanding programs, benefits and services. The Association was formed in 2001 to represent the needs of businesses within the Association. The SBA embodies the spirit of our business community that includes a dynamic blend of corporate, commercial, retail, service and industrial businesses in the largest suburban economic center in the State of Illinois.

We look forward to a future of promise as we build upon the Schaumburg business community's history of strength, leadership and accomplishment. We welcome you to join our Association that includes business newcomers as well as the companies who have grown and prospered throughout Illinois history.

The Vision

Our vision is that the Schaumburg Business Association aims to improve the quality of life and economic vitality of the Schaumburg area.  We connect our members to each other and the community and serve as the primary advocate for businesses.

The Mission

Our mission is to create unique opportunities and foster alliances for organizations doing business in Schaumburg, thereby enhancing the business environment and the quality of life in our community.

The Values

The values that guide all we do are the SBA pillars:  Relationships, Economic Development, Business Resources, Advocacy and Community.  

Find new business opportunities by attending, displaying or sponsoring at one of our events:

Events
Good Morning Schaumburg
Coffee and Contacts
Business After Hours
New Member Orientation
Women in Business
Leadership Luncheon
Summit Series

Signature Events
Savour Experience
Ladies Golf Outing
Golf Classic
Toast of Schaumburg

Join a Networking Group, with 13 groups meeting 27 times a month, you’re sure to find the right fit.

Build your credibility and referral resource:

  • Receive a window decal and membership plaque which identifies you as an actively involved member of Schaumburg’s business community. Primary contacts also receive an SBA name badge.
  • List your business in our Online SBA Membership Directory including social media feeds.
  • Advertise your organization on our web site with your logo and link to your website.
  • The Village of Schaumburg endorses the Schaumburg Business Association as its chamber of commerce in Schaumburg.

Share information and receive news of critical business issues:

  • Post news in the Member News weekly email, complimentary to contribute to every six weeks
  • Members can request mailing labels for all SBA members once within their annual membership
  • Be among the first to learn about economic development and transportation initiatives, legislation, and other critical business issues that impact your success.

Invest in your intellectual assets:

  • Participate in the many high-quality educational programs that provide information about a wide variety of business topics. All of your employees, in all roles within your organization, are welcome to attend.

Take advantage of special savings:

  • You and all of your employees will receive a discounted registration fee on a broad variety of continuous Affinity Programs, Member-to-Member discounts, special events and networking opportunities.

New business in Schaumburg?  Recent renovations you want to showcase in a Grand Re-Opening?  

We can help take care of members Ribbon Cutting and grand openings and introduce you to the appropriate businesses to get you off the ground!   View full details of what a Ribbon Cutting / Grand Opening entail here

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