Schaumburg, IL, May 17, 2014 --(PR.com
)-- On May, 7, 2014, Chicago Prime Italian welcomed the US-ASEAN Business Council, the Village of Schaumburg and the Schaumburg Business Association for a key luncheon event at the restaurant.
The Village of Schaumburg hosted the delegation from the US-ASEAN Business Council to discuss opportunities in Schaumburg and Southeast Asia.
“Schaumburg was honored that Ambassadors from Brunei, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, and Thailand as well as officials from Indonesia, Vietnam and the East-West Council were able to join Mayor Larson and the Schaumburg Business Association for lunch at Schaumburg’s Chicago Prime Italian,” said Matt Frank, Assistant Director of Community Development and Economic Development Manager for the Village of Schaumburg.
The group rounded out the day with a visit to Motorola’s corporate headquarters, located in Schaumburg, to strengthen business ties. The ASEAN Economic Community includes ten Southeast Asian countries that represent one of the largest economic markets in the world. According to statistics provided by the Village of Schaumburg, almost $100 billion of US goods and services exports go to ASEAN making it the 4th largest trade partner. Illinois exports $4 billion to ASEAN countries.
“As an independent business owner, it was truly an honor to host such a distinguished group of professionals,” said Andy-John Kalkounos, Owner of Chicago Prime Italian. “We hope to welcome them back to the Schaumburg area and Chicago Prime Italian very soon.”
Chicago Prime Italian
1370 E. Bank Dr, Schaumburg, IL 60173
About Chicago Prime Italian
Locally-owned Chicago Prime Italian is an upscale casual restaurant located in Schaumburg, IL. Chicago Prime Italian’s menu focuses on the bold flavors and simple comforts of classic Italian fare featuring generous portions, fresh ingredients and personal touches such as house-made pastas & sauces. Steak, veal, chops, fresh seafood and distinctive Italian dishes are complemented by a carefully-selected wine and classic cocktail menu. Most signature entrees range from $15-$21. The warm, inviting atmosphere comfortably accommodates both large parties and guests celebrating intimate occasions. Guests can enjoy seasonal seating on the spacious and romantic outdoor patio. Private Dining and event space is available for meetings, corporate, networking or social events.