Chicago United is the premiere organization creating an environment where racially diverse CEOs and executive level management can share common experiences to promote diversity and inclusion, while delivering best practices for diversity practitioners, and building relationships among leaders who share common values.
Chicago United’s unique three-tiered platform holistically advances a culture of inclusion in your enterprise and contributes to a more diverse business community.
Chicago United members range from emerging businesses to Fortune 500 companies and include some of Chicago's brightest leaders. These companies collaborate to develop sustainable diversity ad inclusion in the business workforce and leadership in a way that strengthens their own organizations, the corporate community, the broader economy and society as a whole.
Members come to the Chicago United for unparalleled, honest, and candid discussions of race and ethnicity in business. Some have earned national accolades for their efforts to promote multiracial leadership by leveraging best-in-class diversity and inclusion practices. Others may be implementing first-time programs and processes. Regardless of where they are on the curve, every member contributes to the environment and learns ways to optimize their businesses through their participation.