North Central Region

John Whalen
North Central Region Manager
3201 CIRA Drive, Suite 203
Bloomington, Illinois 61704
309-663-7528
John.whalen@illinois.gov

Anthony Rolando
Senior Account Manager
2 North Main Street
1st Floor, City Hall
Canton, Illinois 61520
309-647-5896
Anthony.rolando@illinois.gov

Peoria Office
100 SW Water Street
Peoria, Illinois 61602
309-676-5704

The North Central Region has a unique mixture of high tech businesses, cutting edge medical facilities, traditional heavy manufacturing, industry leaders in insurance and extensive array of universities and colleges.  21st century agribusiness dominates the region and utilizes the finest farming ground in the world all the way to the western border. The regions boasts wonderful nature based tourism opportunities and world renowned archeological sites.