On Wednesday, October 29, 2014, the Latino Policy Forum hosted its fourth annual policy breakfast. The event informed hundreds of key civic and corporate leaders about the importance of Latinos in the state of Illinois. The nation’s foremost author on Latino leadership, Juana Bordas, provided the keynote speech with a discourse on how Latinos are transforming America. Other speakers included Latino Policy Forum Executive Director Sylvia Puente, La Casa Norte Founding Executive Director Sol Flores and Cook County Commissioner Jesus “Chuy” Garcia, who received the Latino Policy Forum Champion of Change award.
JT provided event management, logistics and media outreach for the event, which was held at the Union League of Chicago and attended by more than 350 people.
JT, worked closely with the City of Chicago and World Business Chicago to plan and implement the December 5, 2017 North American Climate Summit with mayors and senior leaders from Canada, Mexico, France and Africa.
JT was retained by Viscosity Oil Company in late July to provide a host of services in honor of its 125th anniversary year, which included: a completely revamped website, new logo, a company video, media relations and a celebratory event for customers, employees and global executive team.
Nearly 500 Chicago business, community and workforce development leaders joined honorary co-chairs Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Penny Pritzker at the Palmer House Hilton on October 6 to celebrate Skills for Chicagoland’s Future’s employer and community partners at its third annual Employment Champions Breakfast.