Chicagoland-based Fitness Formula Clubs (FFC) announced that FFC Park Ridge General Manager Janet Long began her one-year tenure as president of the Park Ridge Chamber of Commerce on Jan. 1. Long was elected president by the board in December 2020 and is preceded by outgoing president Marko Ratic.
Fitness Formula Clubs Park Ridge joined the Park Ridge Chamber of Commerce in 2016. Long has served as a board member since 2018. Since becoming a member of the chamber, Fitness Formula Clubs Park Ridge has hosted a number of events, including packet pick-up for the Park Ridge Wine Walk, meetings for Women in Business and classic car shows.
“The Park Ridge business community is an integral component to what makes Park Ridge a great place to live,” Long said. “As president, I look forward to working with the businesses on the ways the chamber can support and partner with them to make them successful.”
Prior to her appointment as chamber president, Long was presented with the 2019 President’s Award, which is a way for the current chamber president to acknowledge a fellow chamber member who showed great commitment and dedication throughout the year.
The official swearing-in ceremony occurred virtually on Wednesday, Jan. 19.
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