Jim PlattBusiness Development Director
In his role as business development director for the AHCC, Jim Platt leads the organization’s member recruitment and retention efforts. Jim also draws on his past experience as a teacher, business owner and business consultant to help members create and project business identities that resonate with clients and prospects.

Previously, Jim served as CEO of Sylvia’s Flowers in Arlington Heights for more than 25 years and as a junior high school teacher. He is an advisory board member for Robert Morris University and Village Bank & Trust.

Jon has lead the chamber to financial stability and implemented new membership packages providing greater value to and retention of local business members. Jon actively shares these successes and strategies to area chambers who are seeking to expand and be more relevant to their business community.