2018 Business Champion Finalists Announced

McHenry County Economic Development Corporation (MCEDC) is pleased to announce the 2018 Business Champion Finalists:

  • 24 or less employees: Henderson Products, Inc. Huntley - Precision Waterjet, Crystal Lake

  • 25 to 100 employees: Autotrol Corporation, Crystal Lake - Burnex Corporation, Ringwood - Dougherty Enterprises, Woodstock

  • Over 100 employees: Camfil Farr, Crystal Lake - Flocon Inc., Woodstock - True Value LLC, Harvard

  • Over 300 employees: Aptar Group, Inc., Crystal Lake - Follet Solutions, McHenry - Mercy Health System, County wide

In its eleventh year, MCEDC recognizes outstanding companies who have made a positive impact on McHenry County’s economy and are exceptional primary employers.  The 2018 nominations were submitted to MCEDC by local business leaders and will be judged by executives from outside of the county. 

The finalists will be recognized and introduced during the MCEDC Annual Dinner Tuesday, October 23, 2018 at the Holiday Inn in Crystal Lake.  The 2018 Business Champions Award Recipients will be announced at the dinner and presented their awards by the keynote speaker., Mark Peterson, President & CEO Intersect Illinois. 

Jim McConoughey, MCEDC President stated “MCEDC  looks forward to adding the 2018 Award recipients to the prestigious list of McHenry County Business Champions: Utility Business Media, Miller Formless, Richardson Farms, H.S. Crocker Brake Parts, Inc. in 2017; Heartland Cabinet, JA Frate, Jessup Manufacturing, Fabrik Molded Plastics, Centegra Health System in 2016; CIDEAS, Matrix IV, Black Diamond Plumbing & Mechanical, Home State Bank, Intren, Sage Products in 2015; Radicom, Tegel Design,  Mac Automation, Metalmaster Roofmaster, Claussen Pickles and Charter DuraBar in 2014, Phoenix Woodworking, Advanced Flexible Composites, Watlow and Covidien in 2013; Chroma Corporation, All-Rite Spring, Impact Plastics in 2012;  Other World Computing, Dordan Manufacturing, Joule Technologies in 2011; Scot Forge, Jan Air, Astro Craft in 2010;   Medela, Millennium Electronics, Stan’s Office Technologies in 2009;  Pioneer Center for Human Services, Prairie Ridge Media/McHenry County Living, & New Concepts Development Corporation/Other World Computing in 2008) are all exceptional primary employers and valuable corporate citizens. We look forward to adding to this prestigious list of McHenry County employers”. 

For information on registering for the October 23rd MCEDC Annual Dinner & Awards Presentation, please visit our website: www.mchenrycountyedc.com or call 815.893.0895.

Congratulation to our 2011 Business Champion Dorda...
Manufacturing: Filling the Talent Pipeline Series

Contact MCEDC

P: 815-893-0895

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Click here for Contact Form