Message from the Executive Director

Welcome to DeKalb, Illinois

This website will be very helpful to you as you navigate your way around DeKalb.

This site will give you the best and most timely information you need to make the best decisions for your business, college student or your family. Our hope is that because of our friendly people, our multi-faceted community, and our entrepreneurial spirit, you will choose DeKalb, IL to be your home, the place you locate your business, the place where you attend college or your travel destination. We are so proud of our community’s strong work ethic, commitment to family and dedication to our hometown values. We take pride in our great schools, strong organizations, hard working business owners and places of worship.

DeKalb, IL is a modern, 21st century city with technological advantages. DeKalb’s pride in its past doesn’t conflict with our proactive business attitude or the teamwork exhibited by a multitude of entities who partner to welcome newcomers.

Please contact the DeKalb Chamber staff if you don’t find everything you are looking for on this website. We are very anxious to help you make all the connections you need. Welcome to DeKalb, Illinois.

Matt Duffy
Executive Director

The DeKalb Chamber of Commerce invites all businesses, individuals and organizations to belong to our voluntary membership organization. Align yourself with other DeKalb Area business leaders and citizens who are investing their time, energy and money to strengthen our community and business environment.

Chamber Mission

"To serve and advance business interests of the Greater DeKalb Region"
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DeKalb Chamber of Commerce
164 East Lincoln Highway / DeKalb, IL 60115
phone: (815) 756-6306 / fax: (815) 756-5164 / email
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