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The Chicago Architecture Center’s Industry Council program offers exclusive benefits and unique opportunities for businesses wanting to support the education, exploration and appreciation of architecture and design.

The Industry Council gives your company access to a selective network of firms that are involved in Chicago’s built environment. All Industry Council members receive exclusive benefits and recognition, including invites to networking events and complimentary CAC exhibit and tour passes.

Other benefits include:

  • Increased brand visibility and awareness
  • Targeted marketing opportunities
  • Industry insights and forecasts
  • Employee volunteer programs
  • Unique networking opportunities
  • Discounts on CAC programs and store items

Membership levels

Industry Council members provide their support with an annual membership at one of four levels, beginning at $1,500. All Industry Council members receive exclusive benefits and recognition.

To learn more, contact Patricia Garza, Director Corporate and Institutional Relations at pgarza@architecture.org or 312-719-0501.

Industry Council members provide their support with an annual membership at one of four levels, beginning at $1,500.

MEMBERSHIP LEVELS AND BENEFITS Register


INDUSTRY COUNCIL LEADERSHIP Events

Every quarter, the CAC hosts an Industry Council leadership event that features a noteworthy speaker who addresses timely topics in architecture, design or urbanism.

2021 Events

  • March 16: Healthy Buildings and the Workplace
  • June 17: Equity, Inclusion and Diversity Workshop
  • August 11: Sustainability and the Built Environment
  • Q4, date TBD: Fire Safety Cladding for Skyscrapers

Current members

Principal Level

Forward SpaceRelated Midwest

The John Buck CompanyThornton TomasettiGoettsch Partners

Turner Construction Company FoundationAdrian Smith + Gordon Gill ArchitectureMagellan Development

Sterling BayArcelorMittalLendleaseULSOMUSG Foundation

PARTNER LEVEL

Perkins + WillGolub & CompanyDMAOxford Capital

Council on Tall Buildings and Urban HabitatRiverside InvestmentsStone Real EstateTawani Property Mgmn't

Ozinga

LEADER LEVEL

Skender ConstructionCallison RTKL AssociatesStantecHeitmanHKS

Epstein Harley Ellis Devereaux Krueck + Sexton Architects Clune Construction CompanyGhafari Associates, LLC

OptimaWoha, SingaporeAIA ChicagoDLA PiperClayco

Jahn LLCWMA Consulting EngineersGenslerSolomon Cordwell Buenz

bKL ArchitecturePappageorge Haymes Syska Hennessy GroupPower ConstructionJDL Wight & Co

Environmental Systems Design City Tech Collaborative

ASSOCIATE LEVEL

Barnes & Thornburg
Chamberlain Group
DMAC Architecture

 

HOK
NORR
R2 Companies

 
ENTREPRENEUR LEVEL

ARUP
Cannon Design
CEDARst Companies
Clark Construction
Columbian Model & Exhibit
Eastlake Studio
Eckenhoff Saunders Architects
Executive Construction<brexp.
FGP Atelier

 

FirstService Residential
Hartshorne Plunkard Architecture 
Hoerr Schaudt Landscape Architects
JGMA
Landon Bone Baker
Magnusson Klemenci
OKW Architects

 

Ratio Architects
Ross Barney Architects, Inc.
Site Design Group, Ltd.
SMNG A Ltd.
Tully & Associates
Valerio Dewalt Train Associates
WSP