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A new Berwyn business is establishing a community space unlike any other. The Berwyn Bottega Co. (6714 W Cermak Rd) is an easy-to-book venue and meeting space that guests can book hourly for any event, from birthday and graduation parties to business meetings and more. A ribbon cutting was held in partnership with the City of Berwyn and the Berwynmore »


El Nuevo Vallarta Sports Bar and Grill, located in the iconic 1920’s Berwyn town bank building offers an expansive Mexican and Seafood menu during lunch and dinner, 7 days a week. Stocked with a full bar, guests can enjoy beers on tap, margaritas and other classic cocktails. Outdoor seating, catering and take out is also available. El Nuevo Vallarta employs 75 staff members from within Berwyn. A ribbonmore »

After 20 Years, Slice Factory in Berwyn Will Be Moving

It’s the beginning of a new era for Slice Factory. Building construction has begun at 6900 w Ogden Ave, next to their original location. Since 2014, previously owned by McDonald’s Corporation, will soon be Slice Factory headquarters. The DiDiana family first opened their doors in Berwyn in July of 1998. Slice Factory is known for their delicious jumbo slices. Now,more »

Curbed Features Why Berwyn? Marketing Campaign in Article Linking Ads to Economic Development Success

Curbed recently highlighted the Why Berwyn? Integrated Marketing Campaign in an article linking subway advertisements to economic development success. Here’s a taste, courtesy of Patrick Sisson of Curbed: “The Berwyn campaign, which launched in 2007, pushes its affordable housing stock and transit connections to Chicago to “get on the map,” according to Amy Crowther, deputy executive director of the Berwyn Developmentmore »

Berwyn Welcomes New Business Coaching and Leadership Development Business

The Berwyn community has gained a new leadership business at 3100 S Oak Park Ave. Transformational Leadership Experience, Inc. (TLE) offers business coaching and development for entrepreneurs, organizational and community leaders, and business owners. A ribbon cutting was held in partnership with the City of Berwyn and the Berwyn Development Corporation (BDC) on June 13, 2018. Connect with TLE at, onmore »

Berwyn Development Corporation Welcomes Dave Hulseberg as New Executive Director

The Berwyn Development Corporation (BDC) is pleased to announce that Dave Hulseberg has joined their team as the new Executive Director. For the past 4 years, Dave held the role of President and CEO of Invest Aurora, a not-for-profit economic development partnership with the City of Aurora. Prior to his work with Invest Aurora, Dave acted in a myriad ofmore »

Berwyn Listed in Neighborhood’s 5 Walkable Chicagoland Suburbs

Oh hey, walkable city! recently featured our stellar community as on their list of 5 Walkable Chicagoland Suburbs. Berwyn has the best of both worlds—a fantastic locale with a small-town feel. Read the entire article here! #NothingLikeASuburb *Article courtesy of; written by Kimberly Manning.

City of Berwyn Launches its 2018 Annual Marketing Campaign

Berwyn Emphasizes Individuality and Genuine Community Among Its Assets The City of Berwyn and the Berwyn Development Corporation (BDC) are pleased to announce the launch of the City of Berwyn’s 2018 Integrated Marketing Campaign. The campaign’s objective is to pique the curiosity of Chicago area residents and to create a driving desire to visit and live in Berwyn. Since 2007,more »