Absolute Audiology celebrates grand opening
Congratulations to owner Aaron Gingrich of Absolute Audiology on the grand opening of his store located at 5520A Godfrey Road in Godfrey. Absolute Audiology is all about hearing aids. They offer services of hearing aid evaluations, fittings and repair. Other services are offering musicians earplugs, ear molds and ear plugs, industrial hearing screenings and tinnitus treatments. For more information about hearing aids and/or Absolute Audiology, visit www.absoluteaudiology.com or call (618) 467-8889.
Factory Connection is newest retailer in Godfrey
Factory Connection is a new retailer to the Riverbend community and they celebrated with a ribbon-cutting ceremony Wednesday, July 15. Factory Connection is located at 5735 Godfrey Road in Godfrey, directly across from Lewis & Clark Community College in Monticello Plaza. The store offers a wide selection of brand name fashions for juniors, misses, plus sizes, men’s and young men’s, with accessories and shoes. Factory Connection buys from the industry’s leading fashion manufacturers, which allows them to offer prices that are 25 percent to 70 percent below regular retail. Factory Connection has a membership that includes the following benefits: free membership, exclusive coupons, special birthday savings, member-only events, advance notice of sales and other special product hold privileges. For more information on Factory Connection, visit www.factory-connection.com or call (618) 433-8245.
Hansen Meat Company celebrates grand opening
Congratulations to owners Beth Arrowsmith and her brother Ryan Hansen on the opening of the Hansen Meat Company in downtown Alton. Hansen Meat Company opened their Alton location earlier this summer and recently showcased its retail store with a grand opening on Friday, July 24. For nearly 60 years and three generations, Hansen Packing Company & Good Buddy’s Meat Market have been providing the freshest meats possible to restaurants, meat packing plants, grocery stores, bar and grills and individual retailers. The site at 450 Landmarks in Alton is that retail space for all of your meat selection wants and needs: favorite cuts of beef, USDA steaks and roasts, famous kabobs, champion brats, beef patties, seasoned chicken breasts, sausages and more. For more information on Hansen Meat Company at 450 Landmarks in Alton, visit www.hansenpackingmeats.com or call (618) 465-4400.
Jeni J’s celebrates 10 years in business
Congratulations to Nancy Jo Wilson, owner of Jeni J’s in Grafton, on the celebration of 10 years in business. Jeni J’s, located at 214 W. Main St. in Grafton, is a boutique gift shop and guest cottage, housing five cottages. The boutique gift shop offers several lines of unique women’s clothing, trendy handbags, artisan jewelry and stylish scarves. The adjoining IceHouse Winery features private label wines, award-winning wines from the Midwest and imported varietals from abroad. The guest cottages have undergone complete remodeling and offer central air and heat systems in each of the one-, two- and three-bedroom guest cottages. Each cottage has its own individual charm, offering a unique setting for get-togethers and picturesque weddings. Not only are the interiors elegant, but the accompanying scenic river provides an experience appropriate for almost any function! Jeni J’s, nestled high on stone terraces overlooking the confluence of the Illinois and Mississippi rivers, is located in the heart of Grafton’s wine and entertainment district on the Great River Road. For more information on Jeni J’s, visit www.jenij.com or call (618) 786-2737.
Party on Broadway showcases talents
Congratulations to Party on Broadway owner, Vicki Hopkins, on the grand opening of her shop located at 302 E. Broadway in Alton. Party on Broadway is a store about creating memories — putting creative ideas into a decorative piece such as a painted canvas. Party on Broadway is a place to get together with loved ones, family, friends and social groups to have fun and create memories. So gather your friends and make an appointment with Vicki to create your next memory by calling (314) 795-9003 or by visiting them on Facebook at Party on Broadway.
Precision Electrical and Lighting Supply named July Small Business of the Month
Congratulations to owners Deb and Mike Webb on being selected as the July 2015 Small Business of the Month. Precision Electrical & Lighting Supply, located at 502 E. Bethalto Drive in Bethalto, is a family-owned, locally owned business that offers a wide range of electrical and lighting supplies for residential and commercial projects. They have the only dedicated lighting and ceiling fan showroom in the Riverbend area and offer lamp repair and they specialize in hard-to-find light bulbs. Precision Electrical & Lighting Supply is an Ameren Act on Energy partner and is committed to working with customers to convert existing lighting to energy efficient alternatives. For more information on Precision Electrical & Lighting Supply, visit www.precisioninbethalto.com or call (618) 377-6413.
Bet on Yourself…Bet on a Winner is the theme of the annual women’s seminar
Hit the jackpot at the 17th annual women’s seminar, Bet on Yourself … Bet on a Winner, hosted by the RBGA. This half-day seminar has been an overwhelming success with 200-plus women gathered to promote themselves on their journeys in their personal and professional lives. All high rollers who participate in Bet on Yourself…Bet on a Winner will receive unlimited networking opportunities, hear educational and motivational speakers, and receive attendance gifts, door prizes and delicious food and beverages. Don’t wait to double down to market your business and services through a sponsorship opportunity or gather your friends and purchase admission tickets because this is a sellout event. For more information on this event, visit the Events page at www.growthassociation.com, or contact Joell at email@example.com or (618) 467-2280.
More information about the Growth Association and all these events can be found at www.growthassociation.com. Reservations are requested for all of our events so that we have adequate accommodations for our members. Call us at (618) 467-2280.