19th Annual Making History Awards
Accepted by Jeffery A. Smisek
Chairman, President and CEO
The Cyrus McCormick Making History Award for Historic Corporate Achievement
Presented by Gregory D. Wasson, President and CEO, Walgreen Co.
Mike (Coach K) Krzyzewski
The Amos Alonzo Stagg Making History Award for Distinction in Sports
Presented by Daniel S. Jaffee, President and CEO, Oil-Dri Corporation of America
John W. and Jeanne M. Rowe
The Bertha Honoré Palmer Making History Award for Distinction in Civic Leadership
Presented by Craig J. Duchossois, CEO, The Duchossois Group, Inc.
John F. Sandner
The Marshall Field Making History Award for Distinction in Corporate Leadership and Innovation
Presented by Andrew J. McKenna, Chairman, McDonald’s Corporation and Schwarz Supply Source
Bernarda (Bernie) Wong
The Jane Addams Making History Award for Distinction in Social Service
Presented by Sue Ling Gin, CEO, Flying Food Group LLC
Date: Wednesday, June 5, 2013
Time: 6:00 PM Reception; 7:00 PM Dinner
Location: Four Seasons Hotel Chicago, 120 East Delaware Place
PJH Contacts: Gina Scalise e-mail
Chicago History Museum
The Chicago History Museum cares for, showcases, and interprets millions of authentic pieces of Chicago and U.S. history. Their ability to illuminate the past is a reminder of what really happened once upon a time, sheds light on the present and compellingly informs the future.
With more than 20 million authentic artifacts, the Chicago History Museum stands at the crossroads of our city’s – and America’s – past and future. The Museum offers unique, innovative and interesting glimpses into our history. Utilizing on-line initiatives and web-based podcasts, the Museum continues to evolve and adapt to our world’s changing needs, and reaches a global audience in the millions.