The Effingham County Chamber celebrates the opening of new businesses and welcomes new Chamber members with ribbon cuttings, new member pictures, and other events and activities.

Headquartered in Aurora, IL, Prairie State Gaming (PSG) is one of the largest, most-respected video gaming terminal operators in Illinois. Their operations include more than 2,000 gaming terminals across a network of more than 400 bar and retail gaming establishments in the state. PSG is a proud member of the Illinois Gaming Machine Operators Association.

Pictured above (L-R): Business Development Executive Jeff Schuppert, Account Manager Michelle Schopp, Chamber Ambassador Deborah Womack, Business Development Executive David Zerrusen, Chamber Ambassadors Jerry Jansen, Brandon Pals, and Mike Schabbing.

To learn more about Prairie State Gaming, visit the website at, call (630) 870-3400, or email

For information on becoming a Chamber member, visit, or contact Membership Director, Becky Brown, at (217) 342-4147.


About the Effingham County Chamber
Founded in 1917, the Effingham County Chamber is the county’s leading advocate and champion for business. The Chamber works to create a climate of growth and success in our community by providing leadership opportunities as well as volunteer programs and business-building initiatives that focus on the critical priorities of Effingham County businesses. By leveraging the support, talent, and resources of our members, the Effingham County Chamber is leading efforts to achieve business success and community growth.