Now in its 19th year, the March of Dimes Construction & Transportation Luncheon is one the largest gatherings of the construction and transportation industries in the Chicago metropolitan area. This networking event and awards luncheon allows you to promote your company while giving to a good cause, the health of moms and babies, through research, education, advocacy, community programs and support.
The afternoon includes a networking cocktail hour, a three-course seated lunch and an awards presentation. A keynote speaker from the construction and transportation industry will close the luncheon with an exciting industry update. Honoree awards are based on contributions to the industry and service to the community.
For questions or more information, contact Shannon McCahill at SMccahill@marchofdimes.com or 312-596-4716.
The 2013 selected honorees are:
Construction - Ronald McDonald House
Transportation - Chicago Department of Transportation for Torrence Avenue Improvement Projects at 130th Avenue near Ford Motor Plant and over the Little Calumet River.
Subcontractor (Rufus Taylor Award) - Meade Electric Company, Frank Lizzardo
Professional - Tom Kerwin, Principal bKL Architecture
Outstanding Leadership in the Public Sector - Jamie Rhee, Chief Procurement Officer, City of Chicago
Outstanding Leadership in the Private Sector - Will Evans, President, AMRP (Peoples Gas Project of the Year and the Chicago Transity Authority's Red Line South)
Invited Keynote Speaker: City of Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel