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Find Industry Solutions at the Chicago Small Business Expo

Chicago’s Premier Small Business And Entrepreneurial Event


With an abundance of rich culture and equally rich business ideas, Chicago has become a hotspot for small businesses and startups alike. Making the jump to owning your own company can be a challenge, but one that we here at the Small Business Expo praise. You see, we’re entrepreneurs too, and we created the Small Business Expo to give people like you the resources and information they need to improve their business. Our free event brings together top minds in the industry for a day of networking, workshops, and presentations that can help make your business dreams a reality.

We want to help you feel that you have exactly what you need to make your business soar. Fortunately, we know how to help you do it because we’ve done it for ourselves which is why we seek out the best in the industry to show you what it takes. If you’re ready to push your business beyond its boundaries, join us in Chicago for this exciting opportunity.


Network With Those Who Can Help Your Business Succeed


When it comes to the number of fastest-growing small businesses, Chicago ranks second in the entire nation. This is a town that’s not only inspired, but competitive, too. Small Business Expo is the nation’s largest business-to-business tradeshow and networking event, and our speakers draw professionals from all over the state that are looking to connect with people just like you in order to form last industry relationships.

We strive to make networking fun and always worth your while. That’s why we offer a variety of special events and workshops to keep you connecting throughout the day. You’ll meet amazing people in a hands-on environment where you can chat and build your contact list in a fulfilling and natural way.


Chicago Small Business Insights From Industry Leaders


Among the many professional opportunities at the New York Small Business Expo, perhaps the most exciting are the exclusive presentations from two well-respected keynote speakers. These entrepreneurs have made a name for themselves and their business in the industry, and they’ll be sharing their personal stories, challenges, and lessons learned in their years spent growing their own small businesses into successful companies.


Innovative Products, Services, And More


From software and hardware to gadgets and helpful accessories, you’ll be able to interact directly with vendors who can answer questions about small business funding, automation software, small business technologies, and new offerings for everything from marketing to HR management.

Come join us in Chicago for your chance to connect with like-minded people and business experts who know exactly what it takes to succeed in the small business race. Whether you’re just getting your toes wet or you’ve been around the business block more than a few times, our annual expo is the must-attend event you’ve been waiting for. Best of all, registration is free—simply click the Register link at the top of the page and set your sights on small business success!