Metro-East News

Networking organization, ‘People in Business,’ has a new president

Jeremy Colton of Big Frog Custom T-Shirts and More in Edwardsville has been elected president of People In Business, a networking organization.

About his new position, Colton said, “I’m excited. It’s an exciting organization. We’ve had our ups and downs and we’re in an upward swing right now, getting better attendance and gaining members.”

People In Business is different from other networking groups, according to Colton, in that it encourages more than one person from the same industry to attend networking meetings.

The cost of membership is $50 per year. The organization has groups meeting in different cities: O’Fallon, Collinsville, Edwardsville and Springfield. See its website,, for details.