october 2020 News Posts

View All News Articles
Well our badge business is finally complete. We didn't meet our deadline but definitely learned from the experience. Today we received our badges, had a pumpkin decorating contest, and ...
4 Images

Well our badge business is finally complete. We didn't meet our deadline but definitely learned from the experience. Today we received our badges, had a pumpkin decorating contest, and ...

A nice productive class day this morning. Participants spent a few minutes writing thank you cards, they shared individual business ideas, and then they spent time discussing their ...
2 Images

A nice productive class day this morning. Participants spent a few minutes writing thank you cards, they shared individual business ideas, and then they spent time discussing their ...

Remote learning this morning. Participants are researching some individual business ideas and decorating pumpkins as a contest. We will be together tomorrow for a Class day.

Today we had a nice discussion from Damion Nambo of Chad Lucas, State Farm Insurance. Damion shared his path through ISU into the insurance business. Networking and an early internship ...
1 Image

Today we had a nice discussion from Damion Nambo of Chad Lucas, State Farm Insurance. Damion shared his path through ISU into the insurance business. Networking and an early internship ...

Monday's guest speaker was Mr. Ken Beutke, former President at OSF Saint Elizabeth Medical Center. Mr. Beutke did an amazing job of discussing the value of leadership. Mr. Beutke also ...
2 Images

Monday's guest speaker was Mr. Ken Beutke, former President at OSF Saint Elizabeth Medical Center. Mr. Beutke did an amazing job of discussing the value of leadership. Mr. Beutke also ...

Sorry for the missing post today! We had an altered schedule and had a couple people step up to help. Thanks to Mr. Brad Brittin for opening the doors! Thanks for Park Place for ...

Our final class day at Central Church of Christ. Thank you for having us in! Also, thank you Jessica Pastrick and crew for supplying us again with treats. Participants did a nice job ...
1 Image

Our final class day at Central Church of Christ. Thank you for having us in! Also, thank you Jessica Pastrick and crew for supplying us again with treats. Participants did a nice job ...

A nice morning visit out to Eric's Pumpkin Patch. Thank you Jenna, Vicki, and Jim for showing us around and sharing your story. Also, thank you for donating pumpkins to all us and ...
4 Images

A nice morning visit out to Eric's Pumpkin Patch. Thank you Jenna, Vicki, and Jim for showing us around and sharing your story. Also, thank you for donating pumpkins to all us and ...

Business visit this morning. Mr. Jason Telford of Solon-Telford Funeral Home had us in for a nice conversation and a tour of his building. Jason stressed to our participants to find ...
2 Images

Business visit this morning. Mr. Jason Telford of Solon-Telford Funeral Home had us in for a nice conversation and a tour of his building. Jason stressed to our participants to find ...

Class Business day today! Participants are trying to come up with an event that will take place the first of the year.  Hopefully they will have some ideas to be presented to the Board ...
1 Image

Class Business day today! Participants are trying to come up with an event that will take place the first of the year. Hopefully they will have some ideas to be presented to the Board ...

Remote learning day today.

A couple of CEO participants and several FFA members took a few minutes out of their afternoon today. They assembled a small decoration outside of school to add to Streator's Fall ...
2 Images

A couple of CEO participants and several FFA members took a few minutes out of their afternoon today. They assembled a small decoration outside of school to add to Streator's Fall ...

"Life ain't no laserbeam." Thank you Lily Ramirez and Brandon Urbance for sharing your personal stories and how your career path brought you back to the Streator area. Also, for ...
2 Images

"Life ain't no laserbeam." Thank you Lily Ramirez and Brandon Urbance for sharing your personal stories and how your career path brought you back to the Streator area. Also, for ...

Why did you invest in the Streator Area CEO program? "We decided to invest in the CEO program in hopes that it will bring some real world experiences to those involved. If it were to ...

Class day today. Participants spent time working on class business ideas and looking at some sample business plans. We are hoping to be matched with our mentors soon and to have a ...
1 Image

Class day today. Participants spent time working on class business ideas and looking at some sample business plans. We are hoping to be matched with our mentors soon and to have a ...

Why did you invest in the Streator Area CEO program? "The City is participating because we want to support any efforts to foster an entrepreneurial spirit in Streator, especially ...

No CEO until Tuesday

Why did you invest in the Streator Area CEO program? "The youth is the future, and can really change the community for the better." Theresa Muntz, Accounting, Tax & Business Services

Class Day today, sorry for no picture. We were busy eating donuts and working on our quarterly review for our gradebook. Participants also did a fine job of writing thank you cards ...

Very gracious to have had in Mr. Adam Dontz this morning. Mr. Dontz is the CEO at the Greater Livingston County Economic Development Council. After interacting with participants, Adam ...
2 Images

Very gracious to have had in Mr. Adam Dontz this morning. Mr. Dontz is the CEO at the Greater Livingston County Economic Development Council. After interacting with participants, Adam ...

Class day today at our new host site. Thank you Central Church of Christ for allowing us to come in. We had a productive morning working on thank you notes, brainstorming some ...
2 Images

Class day today at our new host site. Thank you Central Church of Christ for allowing us to come in. We had a productive morning working on thank you notes, brainstorming some ...

Thank you Mr. John Anderson for allowing us to use your upstairs as our host site these past 3 weeks.

A nice brisk morning visit today to Ruff Grain in Blackstone. Mr. Jesse Ruff discussed the business organization of Ruff Brothers, the operations of their facilities, and gave us a ...
3 Images

A nice brisk morning visit today to Ruff Grain in Blackstone. Mr. Jesse Ruff discussed the business organization of Ruff Brothers, the operations of their facilities, and gave us a ...

What a nice way to finish a busy week. Mr. Bob Dieken came in this morning and gave so much business advice. Bob told his story and shared how he has had to adjust in the grain, farm ...
2 Images

What a nice way to finish a busy week. Mr. Bob Dieken came in this morning and gave so much business advice. Bob told his story and shared how he has had to adjust in the grain, farm ...

Another wonderful speaker this morning in Mrs. Theresa Solon-Wargo, State Farm. Theresa introduced our participants to their first business plan and SWOT analysis. What a better way to ...
2 Images

Another wonderful speaker this morning in Mrs. Theresa Solon-Wargo, State Farm. Theresa introduced our participants to their first business plan and SWOT analysis. What a better way to ...

Streator Area CEO Calendar


Add this calendar to your iPhone
Print Calendar

News Archive