Chicago Sister Cities International and World Business Chicago once again host the annual Chicago Consular Corps Gala: A Tribute to Our Global Partners. The Gala will take place on Monday, December 1, 2014, at 6 p.m., at the Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel Chicago (221 N. Columbus Drive). The Honorable Penny Pritzker, U.S. Secretary of Commerce, will serve as the Gala’s keynote speaker.
This year, the Chicago Consular Corps will honor Glenn Tilton, Retired Chairman of the Board, United Continental Holdings, Inc., with the prestigious Global Citizen Award. Also, World Business Chicago and Chicago Sister Cities International will recognize contributions made by additional members of Chicago’s corporate and civic communities. The inaugural Corporate Ambassador Award will be presented to Exelon and ComEd and the inaugural Global Innovator Award will be presented to Signal. Yoko Noge Dean, Chair of the Osaka Committee of Chicago Sister Cities International, will be presented with the Chicago Sister Cities International Volunteer of the Year Award.
The proceeds from this special event will support the work of Chicago Sister Cities International and World Business Chicago and fund Chicago Consular Corps scholarships to the University of Illinois at Chicago.
To sponsor the Gala or purchase tickets, please download the forms by clicking on each of them below. You can also visit www.pjhchicago.com/ccc for sponsorship and tickets.