Pulaski Elston Business Association (PEBA)

We are a local not for profit organization that provides business assistance and marketing to businesses located in the Independence Park, West Walker and Mayfair communities.


PEBA is a not-for-profit Business Association designed to promote the visibility and growth of new and existing businesses in the Pulaski Elston Business Corridor. As a successful service organization PEBA will attempt to create a united community by promoting growth and positive relations among the neighborhood, local business and government agencies. PEBA strives to assist in the retention of existing businesses and attraction of new viable businesses in the Pulaski Elston Business District. We serve as a liaison between the City and local businesses that may benefit from city services, programs and special projects.
  • Revitalize our community and government by promoting businesses and industry
  • Serve as business liaison between the community and government leaders
  • Promote opportunities for shared services
  • Promote a sense of identity for area businesses
  • Educate and promote the growth of our member organizations

Services Provided

Accelerators and Incubators

  • Accelerator
  • Incubator

Business Planning

  • Business Plan Consulting
  • Business Succession Planning
  • Demographic and Census Data
  • Feasibility Studies
  • Forming a Business
  • Identification and Research of Foreign Markets
  • Diversification

Buying or Selling a Business

  • Purchasing or Selling an Existing Business

Economic and Site Development

  • Revitalization
  • Site Location Assistance

Events and Community Building

  • Neighborhood Fairs and Festivals

Libraries and Research

  • Demographic/Census Data

Management Issues

  • Insurance Requirements

Marketing and Sales

  • Advertising/Brochure Design
  • E-Commerce/Internet Marketing
  • Feasibility Studies
  • Website Development


  • One-on-One Counseling

Nonprofit and Social Enterprise

  • Board Development
  • Funds Development
  • Human Resources
  • Organizational Audits
  • Strategic Planning
  • Technical Services

Public Policy and Government Relations

  • City Business Issues
  • Small Business Policy


  • Commercial Kitchen Facilities
  • Office Space
  • Site Location Assistance

Starting a Business

  • Forming a Business
  • Home-Based Business Training
  • Site Location

Technical Assistance

  • Virtual Consulting and Online Services
  • Website Development
Primary Contact
Amie Zander
4000 W. Montrose
Chicago, IL 60641
(331) 248-7127