Park Forest, IL-(ENEWSPF)- The Economic Development Advisory Group, commonly known as EDAG, has existed since 1997. In that year, Sam Montella was appointed to EDAG, and in 1999 he became chair. Montella served as chair of the group until September 2014, when he also retired from his financial consulting business. An Indiana resident, Montella spent his days working to grow Park Forest businesses and the Park Forest business base.
"Sam was instrumental in creating the Business Person of the Year Award," Sandra Zoellner, Asst. Director of Economic Development, told board members Monday night. "Sam believed it was time to . . .