iBi - November 2014

Introducing...the Class of 2014!

Edge by Chef Dustin Allen
Quest Charter Academy
Hanson Professional Services
East Peoria Elementary School District 86
Davis & Campbell
Farnsworth Group, Inc.
Pekin Hospital
CliftonLarsonAllen LLP
Gallagher Coyle
Miller, Hall & Triggs LLC
Caterpillar Inc.
Alliance Benefit Group
McKenna Physical Therapy
Alzheimer’s Association
Cracked Pepper / Salt / Sugar
RLI Corp.
P.J. Hoerr, Inc.
Caterpillar Inc.
Eli’s Coffee Shop
Caterpillar Inc.
Bradley University
Caterpillar Inc.
Caterpillar Inc.
Heyl, Royster, Voelker & Allen
The Center for Prevention of Abuse
Cullinan Properties
Howard & Howard Attorneys PLLC
Hilltop Wealth Management of Raymond James
Busey Bank
Supply Chain Services International
Illinois Neurological Institute
The Finch Companies
Children's Hospital of Illinois
Peoria Civic Center
Children's Hospital of Illinois
Neighborhood House
Caterpillar Inc.
OSF Saint Francis Medical Center
Independent Consultant
  • Congratulations to the 21st class of 40 Leaders Under Forty! From the business community to the nonprofit world, from educators to physicians, we have once again found a diverse group of rising young stars in central Illinois.

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Dan Daly, market president for Busey Bank, was a member of the 1996 class of 40 Leaders Under Forty, recognized for his outstanding achievements at First Capital Bank and as a volunteer with a myriad of community organizations.

The ability to lead others begins with self-awareness.

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False answers are far more likely to undermine the most sacred leadership currency: trust.

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What is leadership about? It’s about the mission and the success of the mission.

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A Risk Management Issue

Leadership transition is an often-overlooked area of risk management, but identifying, developing and preparing potential leaders for a change in leadership—whether planned or unplanned—is critical.

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  • Can You Afford to Live Without It?
    by Lisa Affolter
    Commerce Brokerage Services





The Illinois River Road National Scenic Byway expands its offerings.

In 2010, American Express launched Small Business Saturday, a national campaign to encourage consumers to “shop small” by patronizing local small businesses.

A Great Waterfront Destination.....Come to Peoria.....PR Words to Avoid.....The Spouse Effect.....Animals vs. Asthma