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Where Your Business's Success Story Begins

Welcome to Elgin, Illinois

Welcome to Elgin - where vibrant opportunities and strategic growth converge. As a dynamic hub for innovation and commerce, Elgin stands as a beacon for businesses seeking a thriving ecosystem and a supportive community. Explore our diverse resources, strategic advantages, and collaborative spirit that pave the way for your business's success story.

Start Your Success Story

Start exploring our website to uncover the boundless opportunities awaiting you in Elgin.


Explore what makes us a prime location, with limitless opportunities


Discover the strength of our workforce and how they can drive your success!

Key Industries

Delve into the heart of Elgin's economic landscape to find your place in our ecosystem

Start A Business

Explore our comprehensive resources and guidance on launching your venture in our thriving city

Introducing Your Partner for Business Success:
The Elgin Development Group (EDG)

At the Elgin Development Group (EDG), a proud division of the Elgin Area Chamber of Commerce, our unwavering commitment is to support your business journey. We're dedicated to ensuring that businesses like yours not only remain strong but flourish in our vibrant community. At EDG, we offer a wide range of business services designed to help you thrive. Our services include:

  • building and site selection
  • fast-track permitting
  • business relocation
  • workforce recruitment and development
  • business expansion
  • International trade
  • providing resources for budding entrepreneurs and small businesses.

Whether you're a small startup or a well-established enterprise, our goal is to see you succeed. What's more, our services are not only comprehensive but always free and held in the strictest confidence. Your dreams are safe with us, and we're here to make them a reality.

Elgin, Illinois provides easy access to one of the most comprehensive and multimodal transportation systems in the nation.

Discover our robust infrastructure, strategic transit networks, and logistical advantages that empower businesses. Experience the ease of movement and accessibility that define Elgin's thriving economic landscape.

Building a Prosperous Future Together

At Elgin Development Group, we take pride in our strong partnership with the City of Elgin, a collaboration dedicated to fostering economic development and building a vibrant community. Our alliance is founded on a shared vision of creating a thriving business environment, promoting job growth, and enhancing the overall quality of life for residents.

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