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$500 Individual Ticket
$5,000 and up for tables and sponsorships
Chicago Hilton International Ballroom, 720 S. Michigan Ave.

For 50 years, the Chicago Architecture Foundation (CAF) has welcomed the world to our great city and enriched Chicago's reputation as a foremost center of architectural innovation across the globe. On Friday, April 8, CAF will host Gala 2016 at the Hilton Chicago to celebrate this golden anniversary. We hope you will join us.

Bob Wislow, Chairman of CBRE/US Equities Realty, LLC
The recipient of CAF’s inaugural Legacy Award, Bob is a highly respected leader in the commercial real estate industry and longtime friend to CAF.

Corporate Honoree:
Sterling Bay, represented by Andy Gloor, Managing Principal, and Scott Goodman, Founding Principal.
Sterling Bay targets often ignored and undervalued empty spaces and transforms them into high-demand destinations. Their work is enhancing our architectural landscape today and for the future.

Dinner Chairs:

  • John A. Buck, Chairman & CEO, The John Buck Company
  • John Bucksbaum, Founder, Bucksbaum Retail Properties, LLC
  • Laurence S. Geller, Former President and CEO, Strategic Hotel Capital, Inc.
  • Jack Guthman, Partner Emeritus, Taft Stettinius & Hollister, LLP

For 50 years, CAF has inspired people to discover why design matters in their communities, cities and lives. We hope you’ll celebrate with us!


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