ICDHR
P.O. Box 707  Bolingbrook, IL 60440
Phone: 630-771-1707   Fax: 630-771-1708
Email: info@icdhr.org
46th Annual King Dinner - Chicago Tickets
The 46th Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Remembrance and Celebration (Chicago)
Saturday, January 25, 2014 (7pm)
at the
Chicago Hilton and Towers
720 S. Michigan Avenue
Chicago, Illinois

Each year the Illinois Commission on Diversity and Human Relations (ICDHR), in the name of Dr. King, honors businesses and individuals who it believes are promoting ideas advocated by Dr. King. Dr. King urged business leaders and companies to become "drum majors" for diversity inclusiveness, justice, fairness and unity. On January 25, 2014, ICDHR will honor the following companies and the company executive leading the charge of Dr. King's dream with each company. The ICDHR Board of Directors salutes each of these companies, their senior management and diversity executive:
46TH ANNUAL KING REMEMBRANCE CHICAGO HONORARY DINNER CHAIRS

DINNER CO-CHAIRS

Toni L. Carter, Human Resources Consultant
Talent and Culture COE,
Motorola Solutions, Inc.

HONORARY GRAND DINNER CHAIRS

The Honorable Pat Quinn, Governor
State of Illinois

The Honorable Rahm Emanuel, Mayor
City of Chicago

KEYNOTE SPEAKER

Karen Atwood, President
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois

HONORARY DINNER CHAIRS

Jon Andes, Executive Director
International Services, Inc.

Dana Burgess, President
ISI Charitable Foundation

John Burgess, Managing Director
International Services, Inc.

Tyler Burgess, President
GPS, Inc.

Jack Calhoun, Executive Vice President
Arthur J. Gallagher Risk Management Services, Inc.

Toni Carter, HR Consultant, Talent
and Culture COE
Motorola Solutions, Inc.

David L. Danzig, President
International Services, Inc.

Dr. Robert A. Easter, President
University of Illinois

Joseph Eichberger, Attorney
Smith Amundsen LLC

Donna L. Gerber, Vice President
Public Affairs and Community Investment
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois

Dr. Alvin Goldfarb, President Emeritus
Western Illinois University

Tony W. Hunter, Chief Executive Officer
Tribune Publishing and CEO and Publisher
Chicago Tribune Company

Patty Kryscha, Manager
Community Affairs and Grassroots
Southwest Airlines

Robert E. Landers, Owner
Heil and Heil Insurance Agency LLC

Matthew Manning, Vice President
and Relationship Manager
RBS Citizens / Charter One Bank

Jennifer McLane, Member
Executive Council
The Cara Program

Tom Owens, Chairman
The Owens Foundation

Robert Renteria, Author, Philanthropist
and Founder/Chairman
The Barrio Foundation

Daniel T. Ryan, Central Region Marketing Director
Jones Lang LaSalle Americas, Inc.

Colleen Tunney Ryan, Senior Vice President
Transunion

Dr. Jack Thomas, President
Western Illinois University

The Honorable Jesse White, Secretary of State
State of Illinois

Frank Whittaker, Vice President of News
and Station Manager
NBC 5 Chicago
Keynote Speaker
Speaker and Honoree

Candi Castleberry-Singleton,
Chief Inclusion and Diversity Officer, University of Pittsburgh
Medical Center for Excellence in Leadership for Promoting Diversity Inclusiveness Internationally (Bio)
Honoree - Jill Blanchard,
Senior Vice President of Marketing, Business Development and Client Services and HAVI Global Solutions for Excellence in Leadership in Promoting Women in the Marketplace (Bio)
Honoree - Maureen O'Brien,
Chief Executive Officer
and Global Leadership Women's Forum for
Excellence in Leadership in Women Owned Leadership
(Bio)
Honoree - Steve Pemberton,
Division Vice President and  Walgreens for Excellence in Leadership Diversity Inclusiveness in the Marketplace (Bio)
Honoree - Tyronne Stoudemire,
Chief Diversity and Human Relations Officer and
Aon Hewitt for Excellence in Leadership, Global Workforce Unity (Bio)
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List of King Remembrance Speakers
PURCHASE TICKETS ONLINE FOR THE 46TH ANNUAL KING REMEMBRANCE IN CHICAGO ILLINOIS, JANUARY 25, 2014

Benefactor ~ $8000
Includes 20 dinner tickets, audience with the honoree(s) and speaker, two seats at the head table, entry for 10 guests at the VIP reception, full page ad in the dinner program.

Key Sponsor ~ $6000
Includes 10 dinner tickets, audience with the honoree(s) and speaker, two seats at the head table, entry for 10 guests at the VIP reception, 1/2 page ad in the dinner program.

Special Sponsor ~ $5000
No tickets or tables. General purchase.

Golden Sponsor ~ $3000
Includes 10 dinner tickets, entry in the VIP reception for two  and 1/4 page ad in the dinner program.

Individual Tickets ~ $375
Includes 1 dinner ticket.

Donation
Supportive commitment to keep the dream of Dr. King alive. "Tax deductible in accordance with state and federal laws."
2013 King Dinner - Speaker and Honorees
Karen Atwood,
President,
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois
Pamela McElvane,
Chief Executive Officer and Publisher,
Diversity MBA Magazine
Honorees
Dr. Elizabeth Ortiz,
Vice President of
Institutional Diversity and Equity,
DePaul University

Anne Pramaggiore,
President and CEO
Com Ed, an Exelon Company


Orlando Ashford,
President of Talent Business,
Mercer LLC
(bio)



Honoree - Robert Renteria,
Author/Philanthropist
Barrio Foundation
(Bio)
Honoree - Toni L. Carter,
Human Resources Consultant, Talent and Culture COE, Motorola Solutions, Inc.
(bio)
Special Honoree: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Drum Majors Honor
Peggy Davies,
Vice President,
Vegetable Business Unit and Industrial Sales,
McCain Foods USA
(bio)