The Illinois Chamber's Annual Meeting and Luncheon

September 19 2024
1030am to 11:30am Join us for the All Council Networking Reception & Expo
Luncheon begins at 11:30 am
Marriott Marquis, 2121 S. Prairie Ave., Chicago IL

Keynote Speaker

David M. Foulkes
Chief Executive Officer and Director
Brunswick Corporation

David was appointed Brunswick's chief executive officer and non-independent director in January 2019.
Mr. Foulkes had served as president - Brunswick marine consumer solutions, as well as retaining his role as Brunswick's chief technology officer (CTO).
In that most recent position, Mr. Foulkes had responsibility for the Brunswick Boat Group, NAUTIC-ON, Brunswick Marine Services, the Brunswick i-JET Innovation Lab at the University of Illinois Research Park, and Brunswick's Advanced Design Methods.



Lourdes Duarte
Co-Anchor WGN Evening News and Lead Investigative Reporter, WGN

Lourdes Duarte is a four-time EMMY Award winner.  She co-anchors the WGN Evening News at 4pm and is one of the station’s lead investigative reporters.  Prior to her role on the evening news, Lourdes co-anchored the top-rated WGN Morning News.  She also hosts WGN’s public affairs program Adelante Chicago.


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