Chicago metro leads nation in major business investment
Indiana Gov. Mike Pence speaks at a groundbreaking ceremony in October for the new Land O'Frost headquarters in Munster. Behind him are CEO David Van Eekeren and his mother, Executive Chairman Donna Van Eekeren. Last year, the Chicago metropolitan area led the nation in new facilities and expansions, according to Site Selection magazine. The metro area includes nine Illinois counties, one Wisconsin county, and Lake, Porter, Jasper and Newton counties in Indiana.