The Evanston Chamber of Commerce is currently seeking qualified candidates for the Executive Director position. Chamber members and our community are encouraged to refer qualified candidates who they believe would be a strong asset to the Chamber.
The primary directive of the Executive Director is to serve the membership by leading the growth and development of the Chamber, as well as by implementing programs necessary to achieve the Chamber’s mission. The Executive Director is responsible for providing visible leadership in the community and is the key representative of and advocate for business owners in the Evanston area, with the goal of promoting and strengthening the community by building a healthy, strong, and diverse business sector.
Candidates can review the job description and submit their applications online:
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The Chamber is working with NextGroup, a boutique search firm focused on professional roles in nonprofits and small/medium businesses in Evanston and beyond. NextGroup is led by Melanie Wright and Candance Chow, both longtime Evanstonians, who have been deeply involved in the community as both entrepreneurs, business leaders, and community leaders. Any questions regarding the search process can be directed to Candance Chow at NextGroup (firstname.lastname@example.org).