Director, Special Service Area #61

Eric E. Reaves

Eric E. Reaves
Eric E. Reaves, is the 53rd Street Business Improvement District, Program Manager and SSA#61 Director for the South East Chicago Commission (SECC). Eric primary works in the Hyde Park community on the downtown business corridor. He has co-developed the brand identity and single point of engagement website www.downtownhydeparkchicago.com for downtown Hyde Park Chicago and has developed customer attraction events in the community resulting in more than $250 million dollars of economic impact. Prior to joining, SECC Eric served as Deputy Director of The Gary Economic Development Corporation. Eric is a seasoned economic development practitioner, when he is not working at SECC he serves on the Marquette Park Lake Front East Project Advisory Board and Sub-Committee, President of the Miller Citizen Corporation, Miller Business Association, Commissioner (VP) for the Gary Redevelopment Commission and Founder of the Miller Beach Arts and Creative District.
+ 773-324-6926
1511 E. 53rd St, Chicago IL 60615, USA
SECC PROGRAMS

Recent Projects

BACP Launches Chicago Shops Campaign

BACP Launches Chicago Shops Campaign

Chicago Shops Campaign Wants You to Spend Big, Shop Small by Supporting Neighborhood Businesses: #ChiBizShops Shop Smart, Know Return Policies,…
Small Business Saturday Grand Prize Drawing

Small Business Saturday Grand Prize Drawing

The South East Chicago Commission invites you to shop small and shop local for Small Business Saturday on November 24,…
PNC Bank Hyde Park Celebrates Grand Opening

PNC Bank Hyde Park Celebrates Grand Opening

On Wednesday, September 19, the PNC Bank Hyde Park officially opened its doors at 5100 South Lake Park Ave. The…