President and Chief Executive Officer of The Magnificent Mile Association
The Magnificent Mile Association, a 106-year old community business, trade organization is searching for a new President and Chief Executive Officer to lead an experienced staff, board of directors and active members.
Headquartered in the heart of the Magnificent Mile at Michigan Avenue and Ontario Street in downtown Chicago, the President and CEO leads a team consisting of staff directors that oversee administration, advocacy and government relations, member services, marketing and development.
The successful candidate should be a competent and experienced leader who is a strategic thinker, a great communicator, has business acumen, political savvy and is a strong financial manager. The Association is searching for a problem solver, decision-maker and a performance and results driven manager.
Media experience is necessary to serve as the Association’s spokesperson. This position requires a candidate who is a staff mentor and leader and someone who is comfortable representing the Association publicly, among sister organizations and to city government, while advocating for members with government officials. The President and CEO serves as a brand ambassador for this very important destination within the heart of downtown Chicago.
The successful candidate will lead the board of directors in preserving, promoting and protecting one of Chicago’s greatest assets, North Michigan Avenue, Chicago’s Magnificent Mile.
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5 or more years of senior management experience in leading an accomplished organization and team.
The Magnificent Mile® Association is a private, non-profit membership organization with a mission of preserving, promoting and enhancing one of Chicago’s most unique, multi-use neighborhoods. In addition to international marketing and planning popular consumer programming year-round, the Association also serves its members with district planning and beautification and incomparable networking opportunities. Members include real estate properties, retail shops, hotels, restaurants, entertainment establishments, institutional and residential properties and various professional services.
The Magnificent Mile® is a registered trademark of the Magnificent Mile Association. Members in good standing have certain permission to use the trademark The Magnificent Mile® in the branding and promotion of their business, subject to utilizing the Association's Brand Standards and subject to review and approval of the Association.