• Business Advisors Council

  • Starting or Growing Your Business? 
    The Chamber Has Your BAC.

    The Champaign County Chamber of Commerce's Business Advisors' Council (BAC) is here to help.

    With over 15 experienced advisors with backgrounds in a variety of fields, the Business Advisors' Council is committed to growing business one idea at a time through complimentary business counseling and affordable workshops and seminars. 


    By utilizing the skills and expertise of volunteer seasoned business professionals, the Champaign County Chamber of Commerce cultivates, encourages, and fosters business development and growth of entrepreneurial startups and existing businesses through direct or indirect mentorship, education, counseling and networking.


    • To assist in starting new businesses in East Central Illinois.
    • To provide business start-ups and existing small companies with needed guidance and expertise to grow their companies.
    • To assist in job creation for the region.
    • To grow the local economy.