Entrepreneurship is thriving in Adams County!

Adams County, IL – Adams County is witnessing significant growth! The collaborative efforts of the Great River Economic Development Foundation (GREDF), Quincy Area Chamber of Commerce and The District are proud to announce that 77 new businesses have opened in Adams County throughout 2023. On behalf of the three organizations, we would like to say congratulations and welcome to our business community! If we inadvertently missed your new business, please reach out to us so we can add you to our records. 

Through our commitment to economic development, our organizations continue to explore ways to support the expanding business landscape in Adams County. In 2022, we collectively developed the Business Start-Up Guide, a valuable resource designed to guide entrepreneurs in the development process of their business. The guide is available to walk potential business owners step-by-step through the process of opening their doors in Adams County. The comprehensive guide aims to provide essential insight and practical assistance to businesses in their early stages.

Should you wish to include your business to the list of 2023 new businesses or to receive a copy of the Business Start-Up Guide please reach out to one of our organizations.

Great River Economic Development Foundation: 217.223.4313
Quincy Area Chamber of Commerce: 217.222.7980
The District: 217.228.8696

New businesses that opened in 2023