Month: February 2019

Jim Fuentes, State Farm Insurance, Tinley Park

Jim Fuentes, State Farm Insurance, Tinley Park Jim Fuentes opened his State Farm Agency in 1987. Prior to becoming an insurance agent, he was a paramedic and a teacher at Thornton Fractional High Scho...

The Joyces

The Joyces is a small business that was started by Joyce Bussema and Joyce Davies after being in the catering and event industry for over 20 years and working at popular banquet halls. When a change i...

Jonathan Kane Salon & Spa of Homewood

Awardee:  Jonathan Kane Salon & Spa of Homewood Larry Kane, founder and owner of Jonathan Kane, is a south suburban native. He was raised in Dolton, now lives in Flossmoor, and owns a bu...

Aunt Martha’s Health & Wellness

Economic Leader: Aunt Martha’s Health & Wellness  When you think about Aunt Martha’s the first thought that comes to mind about this agency might not be that it is an economic development lea...

Salon Artists Gallery

Creative Arts: Salon Artists Gallery Pat Moore founded the Salon Artists Gallery in 1990. The Gallery has served as an artist’s co-operative since that time, permanently exhibiting the works of over a...

Say Cheese Food Truck

Young Entrepreneur: Say Cheese Food Truck Anna Thompson is a junior at Homewood Flossmoor High School. She excels in her classes, with a high grade point average, is in many school activities includin...