Vermilion Advantage, through membership value, provides strategic leadership on critical business issues - leading economic & workforce development, anticipating and responding to members’ needs, addressing quality of life issues and providing a network of information & business contacts – advocating the pursuit of opportunities to strengthen the local economy and business environment.

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Member Announcements February 22, 2017


Posted: Wednesday, February 22, 2017 - 8:23am

Vermilion Advantage News & Views February 2017


Posted: Friday, February 24, 2017 - 11:50am
  • thyssenkrupp Apprenticeship Program
  • Member Profiles:  Red Mask Theatre Group; Eastern Illinois Foodbank 
  • Welcome Home, Welcome Here: Dr. Kim Kidwell - College of ACES; Nija Givens - C2 Engineers; Steve Adams - Boy Scouts Prairieland Council
  • Career Corner: Tara Hafner - Christie Clinic
  • Events: Balloons Over Vermilion 2017; NJCAA Basketball Tournament 
  • Vermilion County: Vermilion County Sheriff - Pat Hartshorn; Vermilion County Board: Deanna Witzel - District 6; Cari West-Monson - District 7
  • City of Danville: Shopping Locally; City Treasurer - Stephanie Wilson
  • All A's:  Danville Public School Foundation - Curt Ellis, Mark Lindvahl, Betty Holmes, Todd Davis, & Charles Hall; Vermilion County McDonalds Employees of the Month; Danville, Oakwood & Schlarman Student & Athlete of the Month

Vermilion Advantage News & Views January 2017


Posted: Friday, January 27, 2017 - 3:58pm
  • Mervis Innovation Park & Mervis Parkway Become a Reality
  • Member Profiles:  Baby Blessings - Grand Re-opening; Carmack Car Capitol - Receives National Award; Presence USMC - Partnering with local law enforcement 
  • Welcome Home, Welcome Here: Tyson Terhune - City of Danville
  • Career Corner: John Burke - Sygma; AnnMarie Cross - Watchfire 
  • Watchfire Signs: An Inspiring History of Holiday Giving  
  • DACC: New Options to Complete Bachelor's Degree
  • Vermilion County: Vermilion County Board - Chairman Mike Marron; Nancy O'Kane - District 8; Crisi Walls - District 5 
  • City of Danville: Moving Forward - Mayor Scott Eisenhauer 
  • All A's:  Operation Honor Guard - Sunset Funeral Home; Shoes for Troops - Shoe Sensation; Vermilion County McDonalds Employees of the Month; Danville, Oakwood & Schlarman Student & Athlete of the Month
  • APPI - Navigating Energy Price Votality
  • What is VITA? - Volunteer Income Tax Assistance