Business Services

SidewalkSaleJune2023-14-reducedWelcome to Glencoe! Glencoe is a thriving lakefront community conveniently located 24 miles north of Chicago's Loop. With vibrant businesses that offer a variety goods and services to almost 8,800 residents, Glencoe is the perfect location to establish your own unique business. 

The Village's Business Services Team is dedicated to helping you start and grow your business in our community. The Business Services Team will work closely with you to streamline the licensing and permitting processes, answer your questions and help your business thrive. In addition, the Business Services Team makes every effort to foster and maintain cooperation between the Village government, the business community and Glencoe’s Chamber of Commerce to encourage new businesses like yours to locate in Glencoe.

Winnetka-Northfield-Glencoe Chamber of Commerce
Glencoe is part of the Winnetka-Northfield-Glencoe Chamber of Commerce. The combined membership affords its members more services, a larger presence and a stronger voice in the community. Membership in the chamber provides a number of important benefits including an effective means of promoting your business and networking opportunities with community and business leaders. The Chamber of Commerce also offers a Member-to-Member Discount Program with discounts on products and services for its members. The Village of Glencoe is a Chamber of Commerce member along with other Glencoe units of government, houses of worship and many businesses.

To become a member of the Chamber or to learn more about the organization, visit their website at

Business Services Team

Sammy Hanzel Communications Manager (847) 461-1104
Taylor Baxter, AICP Development Services Director (847) 461-1118 
Ben Wiberg Assistant Village Manager  (847) 461-1100