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Career Day

Thursday, November 7, 2019 - Friday, November 8, 2019

Standard Club, 320 S Plymouth Ct., Chicago, IL

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Our most recent Career Day took place on November 7-8, 2019. Students participated in two dynamic site tours of Gallagher Way & Addison + Clark and McDonald’s Global Headquarters. The ‘Young Guns’ dinner and panel discussion took place at Budweiser Brickhouse Tavern. Career Day 2019 culminated with a roundtable lunch with industry leaders and a Career/Internship Fair.

To view full itinerary CLICK HERE
To view our speaker and round table leaders bios CLICK HERE
To view a list of participating career/internship fair companies CLICK HERE

No exchanges or refunds will be made for this event. 


DAY 1 – Thursday Nov. 7, 2019
1:00 PM – Registration @The Standard Club (320 S. Plymouth, 2nd Floor)
1:30 PM – Opening Ceremony & Welcome
2:30 PM – Site Tour #1: Gallagher Way and Addison & Clark, Wrigleyville (1101 W. Waveland Ave.)
5:00 PM – Young Guns Panel & Networking Dinner @Budweiser Brickhouse Tavern (3647 N Clark St., 2nd Floor)

DAY 2 – Friday Nov. 8, 2019
7:30 AM – Breakfast & Presentation @The Standard Club (320 S. Plymouth, 2nd Floor)
8:30 AM – Site Tour #2: McDonald’s Global Headquarters, West Loop (1045 W. Randolph St.)
11:30 AM – Roundtable Lunch @The Standard Club (320 S. Plymouth, 2nd Floor)
1:30 PM – Closing Remarks
1:45 PM – Career/Internship Fair @The Standard Club (320 S. Plymouth, 2nd Floor)


Site Tours

Day 1: Gallagher Way and Addison & Clark (1101 W. Waveland Ave.) 

The Gallagher Way development by Hickory Street Capital is located adjacent to Wrigley Field and includes an open space with chef-driven restaurants, seven-story Hotel Zachary and loads of Chicago culture. The tour includes a visit to the new Addison & Clark development by Bucksbaum Properties, which is a mixed-use project that includes 150,000 square feet of retail, 150 multifamily units, a movie theater and more.

Day 2: McDonald’s Global Headquarters (1045 W. Randolph St.) 

McDonald’s global headquarters made a major move back to Chicago last year after 47 years in the suburbs. The new 580,000 square-foot, nine-story building is located on the former Harpo Studios site in the West Loop. The development was a collaboration between Sterling Bay, McDonald’s and Gensler architects.


Career Day 2019 – In the News

See what RE Journals and Connect Media are saying about our upcoming Career Day.

Thanks to our 2019 Career/Internship Fair Participants:

CA Ventures
Ernst & Young
Pine Tree
Marcus & Millichap
Mid-America Real Estate
Matanky Real Estate Group
Real Estate Institute
Retail Properties of America
Revantage Corporate Services
UIC John Marshall Law School

Sponsorship and Career/Internship Fair Opportunities are still available. View our Career Day Sponsorship Packet 2019 for details.

Thank You to our 2019 Sponsors!

Premier Sponsor

Signature Sponsors

The Harold E. Eisenberg Foundation
540 W. Frontage Rd., Suite 2210   Northfield, IL 60093
847-433-3050   info@eisenbergfoundation.org