Chicago Department of Aviation to host Airport Rental Car Supplier Diversity Workshop on Thursday, September 21

CHICAGO, 2017-Sep-14 — /Travel PR News/ — The Chicago Department of Aviation (CDA) along with Avis Budget Group, Enterprise, and Hertz is hosting an Airport Rental Car Supplier Diversity Workshop on Thursday, September 21.
The free Workshop and Networking Session is designed to inform qualified persons and businesses of opportunities at O’Hare and Midway International Airports with on-airport rental car companies and to provide a platform to introduce your business to key decision makers.  Registration is now open; space is limited, so sign up today!

The event will be held on Thursday, September 21, 2017 from 8:30 A.M. to 12:00 P.M. at the UIC Student Center East750 South Halsted Street, Chicago, IL 60607.

This event is an important part of the CDA’s ongoing efforts to increase opportunities for minority-owned companies, local firms and small businesses to do business at Chicago’s airports.

Who Should Attend?
Business Professionals, Suppliers, and Skilled-Trades Professionals interested in providing Insurance, Chemicals, Lubricants, Gasoline, Auto Parts, Environmental Services, Promotional Products, Marketing, Advertising, Auto Body Repair and Painting, Keys, Key Blanks and Key Cutting Equipment, Maintenance Products, Janitorial Products, Professional Services, Maintenance and Custodial Services.
Why Attend?
The Session will provide an overview of how to do business with On-Airport Car Rental Companies

  • Learn About Opportunities for Disadvantaged -, Minority-, and Women-Owned Businesses
  • Network and Connect with Future Business Partners
  • SPECIAL EDITION: “How to Become Certified” Workshop

Parking for the event is available at The Halsted Structure, 760 West Taylor for $13, (312) 413-5800.  Enter on Taylor or Polk. Do not back into spaces/stalls.

There is no cost for this opportunity, but pre-registration is required. Register on-line at

For more information please contact Unison Retail Management at (773) 894-3900.
SOURCE: Chicago Department of Aviation