Event Start Date:
January 27, 2017
Event End Date:
January 27, 2017
Event Venue:
DePaul University Student Center - Room 120 AB 2250 North Sheffield Avenue Chicago, IL 60614

The DePaul University School of Hospitality Leadership Career Fair 2017 gives students an opportunity to meet and network with recruiters in the hospitality industry. Last year with over 85 companies and 300 registered attendees, DePaul University is seeking to retain a diverse group of hospitality students willing to network with recruiters and explore opportunities. The Career Fair will host a variety of hospitality and tourism segments including lodging, food & beverage, private clubs, and meetings & events.

All student attendees are encouraged to bring an updated résumé capitalizing on both their professional qualifications and education experience. Attendees should also identify if they are seeking part-time, full-time or an internship positions.

**Dress code for attendees in not specified, but professional attire is recommended. This will be an event with not only potential employers but also other industry professionals.

The fair is on Friday, January 27, 2017 and will be open for attendees from 10:30am to 1:00pm.

We are expecting over 90 companies to register this year. Some of the companies already registered include:

American College of Prosthodontists

AmTrav Corporate Travel

Aparium Hotel Group

Atmosphere Events Group

Big City Bride

The Berghoff Restaurant

Blue Plate Chicago

Boka Restaurant Group

Breakthru Beverage Group

Catering By Michaels


Chicago Helicopter Experience

Chicago Marriott Downtown

Chicago Twenty Something Inc.

Commune Hotels + Resorts

Compass Group – Chartwells

Conrad Chicago & Waldorf Astoria Chicago

Cooper’s Hawk Winery & Restaurants

Crestline Hotels & Resorts

Crowne Plaza Chicago Metro

CTC Destination Management

Earls Kitchen + Bar

Entertainment Cruises


Exmoor Country Club

Fairmont Hotels

The Field Museum

First Hospitality Group

Food For Thought

Four Seasons Chicago

Freedom Boat Club

Freehand Chicago


Gibsons Restaurant Group

Global Gourmands

The Gray Chicago – Kimpton Hotel

Greater Chicago Club Managers Association

Harry Caray’s Restaurant Group

Hilton Worldwide

Hostmark Hospitality Group

Hosts Chicago

Hyatt Chicago Magnificent Mile

Hyatt Hotels


Illinois Restaurant Association

Interstate Hotels & Resorts

The James Chicago

Jason’s Deli

JW Marriott Chicago

L’ Shanell Events

L3 Hospitality Group

Langham Chicago

LAZ Parking

Lettuce Entertain You Restaurants

Levy Restaurants at Wrigley Field

LGC Hospitality Staffing

Limelight Catering

LM Restaurant Group

Loews Chicago Hotel

Lou Malnati’s

Marcus Hotels & Resorts

Marriott International

Mather LifeWays

Nashville Convention and Visitors Corp

North Central Group


Professional Sports Catering


PUBLIC Chicago/Pump Room

Rockit Ranch Productions

Sheraton Grand Chicago

The Signature Room

SMASHotels and Hotel EMC2

Soho House Chicago


Trump International Hotel and Tower Chicago

Uncle Julio’s

Union League Club of Chicago

University Center

Valley Lo Club

Walt Disney College Program

Westmoreland Country Club

The Wheeler Mansion

White Lodging Services

Parking and Transportation

**Although the Student Center does not have designated parking, there are two parking garages located near the Student Center at 2330 N Clifton Ave or 2331 N Sheffield Ave. Attendees also have the option for street parking, but please be advised of any signs/restrictions during the winter months. The Student Center is also easily accessible by public transit as the CTA Fullerton Red, Purple and Brown Line trains are located two blocks away.