• South Suburban Prom Expo Showcase Taking Place on Saturday, March 16th in Oak Forest

    Local businesses will come together to help high school seniors plan for prom

    Orland Park, IL (Feb. 26, 2013) – In an effort to make prom planning easier for local students, the South Suburban Prom Expo Showcase will be taking place on Saturday, March 16 in the Marquette Bank Community Room located at 5700 W. 159th St. in Oak Forest. This free event is taking place from 10 a.m. to noon and will feature seven prom-related businesses.

    The goal of the South Suburban Prom Expo is to serve as a one-stop-shop for prom necessities and will bring together local vendors who will be showcasing dresses, tuxedos, make-up and other prom-related items. Attendees will also have a chance to enter several prize drawings from the following participating businesses:  


    • Always Hair – “Win a Prom Makeover Day of Beauty”
    • Black Tie Formalwear – “Win a $100 Prom Tuxedo Rental Gift Certificate”
    • Hair Cuttery – “Win a Basket of Hair Care Products”
    • J.P. Tuxedos – “Win a Tuxedo Rental”
    • Miche Purses – “Win a Purse Organizer”
    • Pink Slip Boutique – “Win a $50 Gift Certificate”
    • Sun Nails – “Win a Free Manicure”


    “We saw that there was a need for an event where neighborhood vendors could come and showcase their products and services to high school students who are going to prom,” Carrie Williams, Financial Representative from Marquette Bank and organizer of the expo, said. “We are excited to host the event and think it’s a great way to help promote the local businesses in our community.”

    The South Suburban Prom Expo Showcase is accepting local businesses who would like to participate. If you are a prom-related business and would like to participate, or would like more information about this event, call Carrie Williams at 1-708-342-8403. Attendees are not required to pre-register. 



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    Marquette National Corporation is a $1.6 billion diversified financial holding company for Marquette Bank.  Marquette Bank has been a locally-operated bank providing personalized banking service since 1945.  Marquette Bank is a full-service, customer-focused neighborhood bank that serves the financial needs of Chicagoland communities, offering an extensive line of financial products including retail banking, mortgages, trust and business banking, free Online Bill Pay and free Automated Telephone Banking.  Marquette Bank’s retail branches are located in Chicago, Aurora, Bolingbrook, Bridgeview, Evergreen Park, Hickory Hills, Lemont, New Lenox, Oak Lawn, Oak Forest, Orland Park, Romeoville and Summit, Illinois.  Marquette Bank customers have convenient free access to over 50,000 Allpoint and Starsf ATMs worldwide.   

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