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Regional Overview

The Greater Rockford Chamber of Commerce has taken a significant step forward in promoting the economic vitality of the Rockford region with the release of a comprehensive overview highlighting its key strengths. This meticulously crafted, 20-page marketing material delves into the area’s manufacturing community, workforce and talent pipelines, infrastructure and utilities, and logistics corridor, providing valuable insights into what makes Rockford a prime destination for businesses and investors. Click here to view the report.

Business Resources

Resources to help businesses manage revenue and cash flow, expand, develop new products or increase production scale are all critical decisions when owning a business work with local resources to help create strategic solutions.

News and Articles

The Greater Rockford Chamber of Commerce publishes articles relevant to economic development and shares Investor information in our blog. Click here to view.


Through the use of traditional, nontraditional media, and online marketing the Greater Rockford Chamber of Commerce works with our investors, stakeholders, and partners to promote the Rockford Area outside the region as Your Opportunity Region through sharing regional videos.

Business Updates – Radio Editions

Addressing Unemployment in Rockford on NPR

The Region’s Customized Talent Supply Chains

7:2:1, Levels of Education Opportunities in the region

Aerospace Cluster Employment is the 6th largest in the nation

Milken Institute Recognition for 5th fastest growing job market in the nation

Northern Illinois University (NIU) / Rock Valley College (RVC) Engineering Bachelor’s Degree Partnership

USA Today ranks Rockford’s housing market as 6th fastest growing in the nation