|Bridge Awards and Leadership Conference|
The Bridge Award represents the first national award that honors a CEO who is an advocate for multiracial diversity in corporate governance and executive level management. This award brings visibility to those who have driven change and inspires others to follow.
The National Bridge Award honors the exemplary practices of a Fortune 100 company.
The Chicago Bridge Award salutes a corporation supporting development of a vibrant and richly diverse business community.
The Bridge Advocate Award celebrates the accomplishments of a public- or private sector citizen who actively recognize the importance of diversity to our country's economy and global competitiveness.
We applaud the Bridge Award recipients. They truly are the champions of diversity in governance, management, and business partnerships. Their leadership, vision, and commitment will continue to foster innovative approaches to achieving diversity in corporate governance throughout the business community.
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Changing Color of Leadership Conference
Chicago United is committed to creating an environment in which senior leaders can share common experiences to promote multiracial leadership in governance, management and business partnerships while delivering best practices for diversity practitioners and building relationships among leaders that share common values.
The Chicago United Leadership Conference has become the "go-to" forum for business leaders, diversity professionals, and minority business owners throughout the Chicago region.
It is where they discuss strategies that energize corporate leaders and create organizational change. Chicago United is the premier advocacy organization where Chicago's leaders convene to discuss methods that allow individuals of color to break through barriers to reach their full potential.
The hallmark of the Chicago United Leadership Conference is its thought-provoking plenary sessions that provide an environment where corporate executives and minority entrepreneurs share leading practices that leverage the value of difference and allow individual to achieve their professional and leadership potential.
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