Follow these Local Industry Experts All Year Long for Helpful Tips & Trends


Glancer Magazine is honored to bring back our Local Industry Expert program again in 2021 via a blog format. We have partnered with area professionals who are leaders in their industry throughout the local marketplace and currently seeking additional panel members. Each member offers valuable information to our readers relating to helpful tips and current trends in their industry, acting as a go-to resource month after month. 

Local Industry Expert blogs will be available in digital format only throughout 2020. Stay connected and subscribe today to receive our magazine in your inbox monthly. 


Hank Ebeling, H-4 Training

2020 Local Fitness Expert

Hank Ebeling is the Owner and Lead Coach at H4 Training. His training systems have helped countless clients achieve their goals and get into the best shape of their lives. Hank has a Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology from University of Nevada-Las Vegas, and is certified by the American College of Sports Medicine. Hank has been in the training industry for 8+ years working on his craft at numerous health clubs and private training studio. He also hosts a podcast called Success Trails Podcast. With a passion for fitness, he strives to empower his athletes and clients with knowledge so that they may continue to improve throughout their lives.

H-4 Training, Wheaton & Geneva,



Penny O'Brien, Baird & Warner

2020 Local Real Estate Expert

One word that consistently comes to clients’ minds when they think of Penny O’Brien is “hustle.” As a Seller Representative Specialist, she loves meeting with sellers to discuss pre-market home improvements and guide them to make their home “showtime ready” when it hits the market. She strongly believes in professional staging and offers it as a complimentary service. With a reputation for “good-looking listings,” she helps clients realize a higher return and quicker sale. Penny says “Staging transforms a home from average to amazing”.

Penny O'Brien Broker, Relocation Specialist, Negotiation Expert

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Be On Our Expert Panel In 2021

Glancer Magazine is looking to partner with additional area professionals who are leaders in their industry and would like to help our readers by sharing informative industry tips and trends.

If interested in learning more about this valuable local content marketing partnership, contact Lindy Kleivo at We are looking for annual Local Industry Experts to join our panel in the following areas:  


College Prep



Food & Cooking

Health + Wellness

Fitness – RESERVED

Interior Design Decor

Home Design & Renovation

Landscape Design

Real Estate – RESERVED

Style & Fashion


Travel + Leisure

Additional Categories Will Be Considered