312-221-1115

ZETHMAYR SUPPORTS NW ILLINOIS TO SECURE NEW ENTERPRISE ZONE

December 23, 2019

The State of Illinois approved the Northwest Illinois Enterprise Zone, covering Stephenson and Jo Daviess Counties. The new zone will replace the expiring zone in 2020.

Learn about how Zethmayr helped the Enterprise Zone Board secure the new zone here: https://www.journalstandard.com/news/20191219/new-enterprise-zone-crucial-for-local-economy

Learn about the Northwest Illinois Enterprise Zone and its benefits here: https://greaterfreeport.com/nw-il-enterprise-zone/

2019 FTZ #176 ANNUAL MEETING

Attend the first annual FTZ #176 annual meeting at the Greater Rockford Airport Authority on September 17th. Learn about the Foreign-Trade Zone program and how it can help you reduce cost and mitigate risk for your global supply chain.

Click here to register!

September 17, 2019
4:00 – 6:30pm
Greater Rockford Airport Authority
60 Airport Dr., Rockford, IL 61109

Agenda

3:30 Registration and networking

4:00 Welcome and introductions from event sponsor, Jenni O’Connell, Financial Advisor, Merrill Lynch

4:10 Chicago Rockford International Airport (RFD) update, Mike Dunn, Executive Director of the Greater Rockford Airport Authority

4:20 Foreign Trade Zone Program Overview, Carrie Zethmayr, FTZ Administrator under contract to GRAA

4:40 How-To Operate an FTZ Presentation, Lisa Waller, Vice President, CHB, BDG International

5:00 Networking reception

Thank you to our event sponsors, BDG International, Merrill Lynch and Zethmayr!