Dave & Buster’s is a restaurant and entertainment business headquartered in Dallas, Texas. With over 74 locations across the U.S., employing a total of 8,000 people. 

The Blue Cross Blue Shield Association is a national federation of 38 independent, community-based and locally operated Blue Cross and Blue Shield companies. These companies provide healthcare coverage for nearly 100 million people, and operate out of Chicago, Illinois.

BMO Harris Bank is one of the Midwest’s largest banks, serving personal, commercial and affluent customers. BMO Harris Bank has over 600 branches, and is based in Chicago, Illinois.


CNA is the 7th largest U.S. commercial property and casualty insurance company. Founded in 1897, CNA has approximately 7,500 employees, serving businesses and professionals in the U.S., Canada, Europe and Asia. CNA is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois.

The University of Notre Dame is an independent, national Catholic university located adjacent to the city of South Bend, Indiana, and approximately 90 miles east of Chicago. It is rated among the nation’s top 25 institutions of higher learning, with over 12,000 undergraduate, graduate, and doctorate students.

The National Basketball Players Association (NBPA) is the union for current professional basketball players in the National Basketball Association (NBA).

Frontenac Company is a Chicago-based private investment firm founded in 1971. Frontenac Company invests in high-quality, closely-held companies, primarily in services industries.

Headquartered in the United Kingdom, GE Healthcare is a unit of General Electric Company. GE Healthcare provides transformational medical technologies and services, aiding healthcare professionals and its patients in more than 100 countries.

Aon Benfield, a division of Aon plc (NYSE: AON), is the world’s leading reinsurance intermediary and full-service capital advisor, with more than 80 offices in 50 countries.

ManpowerGroup is a world leader in the employment services industry. This $22 billion company operates in over 80 countries, and bases its operations in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Mars Incorporated is one of the world’s leading food manufacturers, grossing over $30 billion in revenue.  Mars Inc. employs 65,000 people in over 70 countries, and base its operations in McLean, Virginia.

McDonald’s Corporation is the leading global foodservice retailer with more than 34,000 local restaurants serving 52 million people in more than 100 countries each day. McDonalds employs 1.8 million people worldwide, and are headquartered in Oak Brook, Illinois.

The National Football League Players Association is the union for professional football players in the National Football League. Established in 1956, the NFLPA has a long history of assuring proper recognition and representation of players’ interests. The NFLPA is headquartered in Washington, D.C.

The National Hockey League Players Association is a labor union comprised of professional hockey players whose mandate is to represent members’ interests. Headquartered in Toronto, the NHLPA has a staff of approximately 35 employees.

NorthShore University HealthSystem (NorthShore) is a comprehensive, fully integrated, healthcare delivery system that serves the greater North Shore and Illinois communities. NorthShore is a nonprofit founded in 1891, with headquarters in Evanston, Illinois.

Student Transportation Inc. is North America’s third-largest and most progressive provider of school bus transportation services, with 9,500 employees operating throughout the U.S. and Canada.  Student Transportation Inc. is headquartered in Wall Township, New Jersey. 

Electronic Arts Inc. is the world's leading interactive entertainment software company. EA develops, publishes and distributes interactive software worldwide for video game systems, personal computers, cellular handsets and the Internet. EA bases its operations in Redwood City, California.

The United States Olympic Committee is one of America's premier sports organizations, overseeing the process by which U.S. cities seek to be selected as a Candidate City to host the Olympic and Paralympic Games, winter or summer, or the Pan American Games. The organization is headquartered in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

Vista Equity Partners is a leading private equity firm focused on investing in software and technology-enabled businesses. The company operate out of Texas, Illinois and California, with headquarters in San Francisco.

Founded in 1999, Wynnchurch Capital is a leading value-oriented, operationally-focused private equity firm that invests in middle-market companies in the U.S. and Canada. Wynnchurch Capital operates out of offices in Chicago, Dallas, Detroit and Toronto.