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Elevate Level Members

Our ELEVATE LEVEL MEMBERS put their business among an elite group of members who are focused on achieving the mission of the Crystal Lake Chamber of Commerce.

AFC Materials Group

AFC Materials Group is a global provider of high temperature and non-stick solutions. Since 1988, we have focused on partnering with end users, distributors, and OEMs to solve their greatest production challenges. As a turnkey manufacturer, our capabilities include coating, converting, and fabrication of composite materials engineered for the most demanding applications. AFC is based in Lake in the Hills, Illinois, with locations in Vermont, Mexico, and Italy.

14 Walter Court

Lake in the Hills, IL 60156


American Community Bank & Trust

Since we founded ACBT 21 years ago we have been focused on building relationships with privately owned businesses, investors, and families.

As an independent commercial bank, we are uniquely qualified to serve this market and compete successfully against the mega banks. We are simply more responsive, agile, flexible, and attentive.

With a strong financial position and a talented team of bankers and financial advisors, we are poised to grow throughout the Chicagoland area.

Our mission is simple - to create advocates. In other words, it is to provide our clients with products and services so great that they tell their friends.

381 S. Main Street

Crystal Lake, IL 60014


Black Diamond Plumbing& Mechanical

Black Diamond Plumbing & Mechanical, Inc. is a family-operated company founded by Rick Sperando and Scott Underwood in 1999. We believe in hard work, a solid determination to excel, and a wholehearted commitment to the well-being of our customers.

Unlike most HVAC contractors in suburban Chicago, we’re more than just an air conditioning company. Our residential and commercial clients appreciate that they can get circuit breaker panel upgrades from our Electrical Division, a furnace replacement from our HVAC Division, and a gas line repair from our Plumbing Division. We’re thriving, and our future looks bright.

1400 Miller Parkway

McHenry, IL 60050


BMO Harris Crystal Lake

North America's eighth largest bank by assets, BMO serves more than 12 million customers through three integrated operating groups providing personal and commercial banking, wealth management and investment services. Building on 203 years of experience (and counting), we're globally minded and socially conscious, with a strong brand, distinctive capabilities and a clear, well-defined strategy. We're proud of our bank's highly engaged workforce and award-winning collaborative culture. BMO employees are dedicated to transparency, sound governance and the highest standards of ethical conduct – values that form the foundation of trust and cement the lasting connections we create with our customers, our communities and each other.

5545 Northwest Hwy.

Crystal Lake, IL 60014


Camfil USA

As a leading manufacturer of premium clean air solutions, we provide commercial and industrial systems for air filtration and air pollution control that improve worker and equipment productivity, minimise energy use and benefit human health and the environment. We firmly believe that the best solutions for our customers are the best solutions for our planet, too.

500 S. Main St.

Crystal Lake, IL 60014


Castle Autoplex McHenry

The Castle Cars team has been working around the clock to deliver our customers a transparent and frictionless online new and used car shopping experience. gives our customers the ability to shop at their convenience and with full transparency and functionality to search inventory, sell or trade their vehicle, create their own deal structure and finalize the purchase completely online. On our platform car buyers, can take the deal from beginning to end if they chose or engage our customer experience specialists to help them at any time. CAG’s portal was designed to serve customers across all 50 states to become a leader in the new car dealer franchise space.

1107 S. IL Rt. 31

McHenry IL 60050


Country Donuts

Welcome to Country Donuts. We are happy to have you visit our site and learn more about us. Country Donuts is a locally owned and operated business. Started in 1976, we have grown and succeeded where others have failed. Our motto is easy to state: Serve fresh donuts and good coffee in a clean and friendly environment. Visit us at the corner of Northwest Highway and Virginia Street in Crystal Lake! We also do fundraising! Call us today.

181 W Virginia St.

Crystal Lake, IL 60014


CrystaL Lake Brewing

We're Crystal Lake Brewing. We're dedicated to creating approachable, yet distinctive, craft beer. We're passionate about brewing the best beer possible. And we're proud to be one of Northern Illinois' premier local breweries.

Yes, we're local. And being local means your CLB didn't travel halfway across the country. But don't try us just because we're brewed right in your backyard. Instead, try a CLB because we're committed to brewing world-class beer. Beer created with the attention to quality and taste reminiscent of a simpler time when craftsmanship mattered.

150 N. Main St.

Crystal Lake IL 60014


Curran Contracting Company

As a leader in both the public and private transportation sectors for more than 85 years, we have built and sustained a reputation for integrity and excellence. We develop our long-lasting relationships by listening to our customers’ needs and treating them as partners to better build their projects. Our proven successes span projects of all sizes and types so you can trust true experts to handle your next project.

286 Memorial Ct.

Crystal Lake, IL 60014


General Kinematics Corp.

General Kinematics is the premier manufacturer of vibrating equipment for the processing of bulk materials. From vibratory feeders to entire process systems, General Kinematics creates the solutions you require to process even the most difficult materials. View our equipment solutions by industry.

No company in the field of vibratory equipment has consistently produced more innovative equipment ideas and problem-solving application techniques than General Kinematics. For more than five decades we’ve maintained a solid reputation for design leadership – with cutting edge Two-Mass technology, simplified spring reactor systems, and the most rugged and reliable equipment construction available. Scores of application tailored technical advancements have made General Kinematics’ equipment excel in the most challenging environments.

General Kinematics has been around since 1960. That’s a long time. We got our start in foundries around the Midwest and have grown to service mines, recycling plants and more in far-reaching areas of the globe. Our specialty is solving tough process challenges that others can’t. As an engineering company at heart with rich technical application knowledge, our equipment is considered first-class in vibratory technology.


5050 Rickert Rd.

Crystal Lake, IL 60014


Georgio's Chicago Pizzeria & Pub

Georgio’s Chicago Pizzeria & Pub was founded in 2002 and opened its first restaurant in Crystal Lake, Illinois. Georgio’s has served over a million pizzas, has received numerous awards, and gives back to the community through donations, fundraisers, and sponsorships, continuing the tradition of deep dish pizza perfection started by two humble and selfless sisters in 1943.

75 E. Woodstock St.

Crystal Lake, IL 60014


Hampton, Lenzini & Renwick, Inc.

HLR is an employee-owned corporation and a leading provider of professional consulting engineering, environmental, and surveying services for public agencies and private-sector clients in Illinois.

Our dedicated staff of over 80 engineers, environmental specialists, surveyors, and technicians has over 50 years of experience working on various types of projects from conception and planning through implementation. Together, we’ve built a reputation of personalized client service, superior project management, and a dedication to delivering our client’s vision. Our values, culture, and sense of community drive us to be better every day. We listen to our clients and develop solutions to meet their needs and we treat those we work with – clients, the community, and colleagues – with respect.

We work hard to make a measurable impact in all that we do from our professional services to our charitable contributions.

Our values make us who we are and guide us every day.

380 Terra Cotta Road, Unit G

Crystal Lake, IL 60014



Insperity has a long history of improving the success equation of small and midsize businesses across the country – because when businesses succeed, communities prosper. And in today’s changing business environment, it’s our privilege to take care of an organization’s most valuable asset: its people.

10275 W Higgins Road Suite 800

Rosemont IL 60018


Liberty Outdoor Advertising & Self Storage

Whether you are looking for billboard posting, or custom signage, we have you covered. Liberty works closely with our customers to ensure effective advertising to help your business thrive, as well as provide top-notch customer support and satisfaction.

4114 IL Rte. 176

Crystal Lake, IL 60014



Mariano's is unlike any other store. It's a culinary adventure, filled with amenities like an Italian coffee shop serving authentic gelato, a wood-fired pizza oven, and sit down sushi bar; not to mention a full-service pharmacy.

The first Mariano's opened in Arlington Heights, Illinois in July of 2010. Named for the Chief Executive Officer, Robert Mariano, the store was designed and built to deliver the highest quality products from around the world and those produced locally to shoppers with unequaled service and hospitality. Customers embrace their philosophy of Shop Well, Eat Well, Live Well.

Mariano's proudly features Roundy's brand products, which have quickly become shopper favorites with quality that meets, and many times exceeds, national brands at a substantial savings.

105 Northwest Hwy.

Crystal Lake, IL 60014


Miller Verchota, Inc CPAs

At Miller Verchota we have over 40 years of experience. We are constantly moving forward and looking for new innovative ways to reach out to our clients and provide them with the services and attention they need. We not only understand a great deal of tax, but we understand how to listen to our clients and their needs. Our close attention to detail allows us to maintain an excellent relationship with those we serve. Our values remain strong with our quality of service and our respect for our clients.

444 N. IL Rt. 31,

Ste. 104

Crystal Lake IL 60012


Mixed Media Group, LLC

Mixed Media Group covers the Chicagoland Area, Eastern Iowa and Detroit. In Chicagoland we offer billboards in the far Northwest Suburbs including all major commuter roads with digital displays, our proprietary back-lighted billboards known as “AdLites”, and traditional static billboards. In Eastern Iowa and Detroit we have traditional Interstate/Highway billboards. We pride ourselves on creating unique campaigns for local businesses to reach customers in their targeted markets.

1152 Liberty Ave.

Cary, IL 60013


Northwest Herald

The Shaw Local News Network is a wide-reaching network of local newspapers embedded in the communities we serve across Northern Illinois. All the news is gathered in one place, offering our subscribers the unique opportunity to choose the news they read. Whatever their interest, in the neighborhood, village, county or around the region, access to the local news online at is available 24/7.

The Northwest Herald provides local news, sports, business and more for McHenry County, Illinois, part of the Shaw Local News Network

7717 S. IL Rt. 31

Crystal Lake, IL 60014


Professional Wealth Advisors, LLC

When you choose to work with Professional Wealth Advisors, LLC, you are choosing to work, not with an individual advisor or a group of advisors, but with a team of professionals: planners, advisors and client assistants, who care about you and your success. We do not work with customers or clients, we help people. People who trust us with the hopes and dreams for their future, and the futures of those they care for most. We work to help them design and implement their life’s plan.

Your dreams. Your legacy. Your plan.

338 Memorial Drive

Suite 200

Crystal Lake IL 60014


Schafer Brothers Remodeling, Inc.

Our company takes great pride in our outstanding team of designers, project managers, tradesmen and support personnel which allow us to attend to every aspect of your remodeling project from inception to completion. Our unique design-build strategy succeeds at offering a comprehensive approach to getting your project done right, whether we are remodeling a kitchen or a warehouse. As an independently owned and operated business, we are able to have our Principal involved in the day-to-day operations.

405 W. Virginia St.

Crystal Lake, IL 60014


The Framery

The Framery is Crystal Lake’s original frame shop, providing expert custom picture framing for over 42 years. The Framery has been voted the Best Frame Shop in McHenry County. With our inventory of more than 250 molding styles in-stock and a full range of mat samples, our customers have the most complete selection available. Whether it’s a child’s drawing, a wedding photo, a treasured memory or a masterpiece, we have framed it. We have earned the trust of our customers by consistently providing top service.

8404 Railroad St.

Crystal Lake, IL 60012


The Grounds Guys

We began with a single vision shared between 10 brothers. Originally, we opened our doors as Sunshine Grounds Care in 1987. As time passed and more brothers joined the project, it became a widely recognized brand built on the principles of excellent workmanship, customer satisfaction, and real care.

The Grounds Guys was transformed with help from Neighborly, formerly Dwyer Group, in 2010. Since then, The Grounds Guys has exploded nationwide with more than 180 franchise locations around the U.S. and Canada. Despite these exciting developments, our original vision for hard work and value has remained the same. Since then, The Grounds Guys.

27421 N. Darrell Rd.

Wauconda, IL 60084


Walmart Stores, Inc.

At Walmart, we aim to use our strengths and collaborate with others to transform the systems on which we all rely, including advancing our ambitious commitments and goals within the areas of opportunitysustainabilitycommunity and diversity, equity and inclusion. We believe that our work in these areas is not only beneficial for our business bottom line, but also creates shared value for customers and society.

Beyond producing a whole systems change and shared value, our approach to global responsibility also underscores the importance of true integration into our core business, drawing upon our core capabilities and strengths, and collective action through collaboration with supplier and industry partners, and key stakeholders.

1205 S. IL Rt. 31

Crystal Lake, IL 60014


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