Chicago United’s 2022 Bridge Awards Celebration presented by BMO, held Thursday, November 16 at the Hilton Chicago, was highlighted on ABC 7 Chicago’s 10 p.m. Newscast. ABC 7 Weekend News Anchor Ravi Baichwal served as emcee of the 2022 Bridge Awards Celebration.
Themed “The Power of Inclusion,” the Bridge Awards is Chicago’s premier event celebrating excellence in diversity, equity and inclusion in business. ABC 7 was the Media Partner for the Celebration.
The 2022 Bridge Awards Celebration honored PwC, led by Laura Thonn, Chicago Office Managing Partner, with the 2022 Bridge Award. Additionally, Chicago United introduced two new awards – the CU Impact Award, presented to David Andalcio, Founder and CEO of Wynndalco Enterprises, LLC; and the BLC Impact Award, awarded to David Namkung, Founder and Managing Partner of Clarity Partners and a 2017 Chicago United Business Leader of Color.