Investors & Sponsors

The Champaign County EDC is supported publicly and privately by businesses, institutions, and individuals. It is through the stewardship of economic stakeholders in our community that the EDC is able to conduct its economic development initiatives, programs, and events.

FY16 Investors

Leader – $10,000 and above

Busey Bank
Champaign County
City of Champaign
City of Urbana
Illinois American Water
Parkland College
University of Illinois
Village of Mahomet
Village of Rantoul
Village of Savoy

Presidential – $5,000 and above

Ameren Illinois
Christie Clinic
Presence Health
Ramshaw Real Estate

Partner – $2,500 and above

Champaign-Urbana Mass Transit District
Urbana & Champaign Sanitary District
Village of Tolono

Contributor – $1,000 and above

Agrible, Inc.
Berns, Clancy & Associates
Clifford Jacobs Forging Company
Coldwell Banker Commercial Devonshire Realty
Commerce Bank
Dash Management
Dodds Company
Farnsworth Group
Fehr Graham
First Bank
First Mid-Illinois Bank and Trust
Fisher National Bank
Guth & Associates
Heartland Bank and Trust
Hickory Point Bank
HL Precision Manufacturing, Inc.
JSM Commercial
Market Place Shopping Center
Martin Hood Friese & Associates
Meyer Capel
Parkhill Trust
Serra Ventures
Singleton Law Firm
Smith/Burgett Architects
Taylor Studios
Village of Fisher
Webber & Thies

You’re Welcome Campaign Sponsors

You’re Welcome CU is a community effort to brand Champaign-Urbana as a hub for innovation, attract top talent and companies, drive economic development and brag about our micro-urban community.

Our many thanks to those who made this campaign a reality:

Champaign County EDC
University of Illinois Research Park
City of Champaign
Busey Bank
Illinois American Water
II-VI EpiWorks
Benefit Planning Consultants
ECI Building & Construction Trades Council
Singleton Law Firm
Village of Savoy
Smith/Burgett Architects
Taylor Studios
The Pygmalion Festival
Krannert Center for the Performing Arts
Barham Benefit Group
Polyvinyl Record Company
Champaign-Urbana Mass Transit District

2017 Innovation Celebration Sponsors

Innovation Celebration provides recognition of those individuals and organizations that have made significant contributions, taken risks, and provided leadership to ensure the continuing economic success of Champaign County, the ongoing success of the University’s economic development mission, and the growth of entrepreneurial talent and energy in our community.

Innovation Celebration is hosted by the Champaign County EDC in partnership with the University of Illinois, Parkland College, and community sponsors.

Thanks to those who supported our 12th annual event:

University of Illinois – Technology Entrepreneur Center
University of Illinois Research Park
University of Illinois – Office of Corporate Relations
University of Illinois – Office of Technology Management
Krannert Center for the Performing Arts
Parkland College
Singleton Law Firm
Serra Ventures
Pavlov Media
BRG Sports
City of Champaign
Village of Rantoul
Martin Hood Friese & Associates
II-VI EpiWorks
Illinois Applied Research Institute
Fox Development Corporation
Ramshaw Real Estate
Illinois Small Business Development Center at Champaign County EDC
U of I Community Credit Union
Surface 51
M2 on Neil
McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff

2017 Innovation Celebration – Event Program

FY16 TechMix! Sponsors

TechMix! events are organized by the Champaign County EDC as a networking opportunity for local technology professionals and companies to meet each other. These events are targeted for engineers, scientists, and entrepreneurs working in the tech sector to learn more about other companies in the industry locally.

Thanks to our FY16 sponsors:

The Atkins Group
Capital One Illinois Digital Campus Lab