6th Annual L.E.G.A.C.Y. Awards Weekend

Thu, Feb 23, 2023, 9:00 am - Sat, Feb 25, 2023, 11:00 pm CT

Various Venues in South Loop
Check Event Description for Exact Location Details
Chicago, Illinois 60616, United States (US)

23 Feb

About the Event

WDB Marketing celebrates its sixteenth year of black excellence in business with L.E.G.A.C.Y. Weekend. Below are the dates, times and locations for the of the L.E.G.A.C.Y. Power Conference and 6th Annual L.E.G.A.C.Y. Awards Gala.

  • L.E.G.A.C.Y. Power Conference Day 1 | 2/23/23 from 9AM – 2PM CT Virtual
    • Part 2: L.E.G.A.C.Y. Talk Speakers Series – throughout South Loop (access to all conference ticket holders)
  • L.E.G.A.C.Y. Power Conference Day 2 | 2/24/23 from 9AM – 7PM CT at Marriott Marquis South Loop Chicago (In-Person)
  • L.E.G.A.C.Y. Awards Gala | 2/25/23 from 6-11 PM CT at the United Club at Soldier Field (In-Person)

Each ticket type corresponds to a specific event over the weekend. The L.E.G.A.C.Y. Weekend pass will grant access to the Conference and Awards Gala.

Sponsored by: WDB Cares and NFP.

The L.E.G.A.C.Y. Awards Gala celebrates the accomplishments of Black Business Owners and their contributions to building legacies daily in the areas of Leadership, Education, Growth, Advocacy, Community, and Young Entrepreneurs.

Please reference the event description for the exact dates, times and locations of each event over the weekend.

The L.E.G.A.C.Y. Power Conference will provide informational support to Black Business Owners in the areas of Marketing, Operations, Financing, Corporate Procurement, Personal Development and more.  We will have special panels for Young Entrepreneurs under 25 to help them on their pathway to success. Our goal is to provide inspiration, information and resources to help entrepreneurs scale and grow their business to 7 figures and beyond. We appreciate your role in making this happen. 

Conference Highlights  will include: 

  • Business Resources and Vendor Showcase
  • Corporate Match-Making Room
  • Marketing and Branding Tips
  • Operational Tips to Scale and Grow
  • Access to Capital Connections
  • Young Entrepreneur Pathway
  • Powerful networking opportunities
  • Surprise special guests

Hotel Bookings are now available!

Want to book a hotel to be closer to L.E.G.A.C.Y. Weekend? Book a hotel room using L.E.G.A.C.Y. room discounts! Room block ends February 6th. Click here to book your room.

Location

Various Venues in South Loop
Check Event Description for Exact Location Details
Chicago, Illinois 60616, United States (US)

Date and Time

Thu, Feb 23, 2023, 9:00 am - Sat, Feb 25, 2023, 11:00 pm CT

Tickets

All Access VIP Weekend Pass (Conference and Gala) – Early Bird
Seating Type: General Admission

Access to all 2023 L.E.G.A.C.Y Weekend Events (VIP ticket to Gala, Conference, and parking pass… [More]

Access to all 2023 L.E.G.A.C.Y Weekend Events (VIP ticket to Gala, Conference, and parking pass for gala parking. Includes VIP experience all weekend, VIP bag, and more) [Less]

Sale ends Sun, Feb 5, 2023, 11:45 pm CT
$250.00+ $5.99 fee
L.E.G.A.C.Y. Power Conference (Early Bird) | 2/23/23 and 2/24/23
Seating Type: General Admission

-General Admission to Conference -Conference Printed Materials -Corporate Match-Making Session Access -Black Owned Business Vendor… [More]

-General Admission to Conference -Conference Printed Materials -Corporate Match-Making Session Access -Black Owned Business Vendor Showcase Access -Power Networking Session Access -Complimentary Lunch -Complimentary Parking [Less]

Sale ends Sun, Feb 5, 2023, 11:45 pm CT
$125.00+ $3.49 fee
L.E.G.A.C.Y. Awards Gala VIP (Early Bird) | 2/25/23
Seating Type: General Admission

- 2 drink tickets and food -L.E.G.A.C.Y. VIP Gift Bag -Complimentary Copy of The Book… [More]

- 2 drink tickets and food -L.E.G.A.C.Y. VIP Gift Bag -Complimentary Copy of The Book of Business -Admission to The L.E.G.A.C.Y. Awards Gala Event -General floor chairs (NO table seating available) [Less]

Sale ends Sun, Feb 5, 2023, 11:45 pm CT
$100.00+ $2.99 fee
L.E.G.A.C.Y. Awards Gala – General Admission (Early Bird) | 2/25/23
Seating Type: General Admission

-Complimentary Copy of The Book of Business -Admission to The L.E.G.A.C.Y. Awards Gala -Individual floor… [More]

-Complimentary Copy of The Book of Business -Admission to The L.E.G.A.C.Y. Awards Gala -Individual floor seating (NO Table seats available) [Less]

Sale ends Sun, Feb 5, 2023, 11:45 pm CT
$75.00+ $2.49 fee
L.E.G.A.C.Y. Power Conference Admission (Early Bird) Thursday Virtual | 2/23/23
Seating Type: General Admission

-General Admission to Thursday's virtual Conference

Sale ends Sun, Feb 5, 2023, 11:45 pm CT
$50.00+ $1.99 fee
L.E.G.A.C.Y. Conference Small Business Vendor | 2/24/23 + 1 Guest
Seating Type: General Admission

Includes vendor setup Friday February 24th for POWER Conference and 1 guest for conference.

Sale ends Wed, Feb 22, 2023, 9:00 am CT
$350.00+ $7.99 fee
L.E.G.A.C.Y. Conference Small Business Vendor | 2/24/23 with AD + 1 Guest
Seating Type: General Admission

Includes vendor setup Friday February 24th for POWER Conference, 1 guest for conference and 1/4… [More]

Includes vendor setup Friday February 24th for POWER Conference, 1 guest for conference and 1/4 page ad in program book) [Less]

Sale ends Wed, Feb 22, 2023, 9:00 am CT
$500.00+ $10.99 fee
L.E.G.A.C.Y. Awards Gala Table Sponsor | 2/25/23
Seating Type: General Admission

Receive 10 General Admission Tickets, Sponsored Table seating with YOUR company’s name & Logo, and… [More]

Receive 10 General Admission Tickets, Sponsored Table seating with YOUR company’s name & Logo, and a Full Page Size Ad in our 2023 Book of Business. Boost your brand’s awareness with a robust distribution of these books with 1,000 printed copies given to L.E.G.A.C.Y. Awards Events Attendees on site. Y [Less]

Sale ends Sat, Feb 25, 2023, 10:00 pm CT
$2,500.00+ $50.99 fee
1/4 Page Ad In 2023 The Book of Business
Seating Type: General Admission

Feature your business in the 2023 Book of Business with a Quarter Page Size Ad.… [More]

Feature your business in the 2023 Book of Business with a Quarter Page Size Ad. Boost your brand’s awareness with a robust distribution of these books with 1,000 printed copies given to L.E.G.A.C.Y. Awards Events Attendees on site. Your digital ad copy will also be digitally distributed in our weekly newsletters, email advertising partners, social media and more, exposing your brand to 10,000 + new potential clients! [Less]

Sale ends Sat, Feb 18, 2023, 10:00 pm CT
$150.00+ $3.99 fee
1/2 Page Ad In The 2023 Book of Business
Seating Type: General Admission

Feature your business in the 2023 Book of Business with a Half Page Size Ad.… [More]

Feature your business in the 2023 Book of Business with a Half Page Size Ad. Boost your brand’s awareness with a robust distribution of these books with 1,000 printed copies given to L.E.G.A.C.Y. Awards Events Attendees on site. Your digital ad copy will also be digitally distributed in our weekly newsletters, email advertising partners, social media and more, exposing your brand to 10,000 + new potential clients! [Less]

Sale ends Sat, Feb 18, 2023, 10:00 pm CT
$250.00+ $5.99 fee
Full Page Ad In The 2023 Book of Business
Seating Type: General Admission

Feature your business in the 2023 Book of Business with a Full Page Size Ad.… [More]

Feature your business in the 2023 Book of Business with a Full Page Size Ad. Boost your brand’s awareness with a robust distribution of these books with 1,000 printed copies given to L.E.G.A.C.Y. Awards Events Attendees on site. Your digital ad copy will also be digitally distributed in our weekly newsletters, email advertising partners, social media and more, exposing your brand to 10,000 + new potential clients! [Less]

Sale ends Fri, Feb 17, 2023, 10:00 pm CT
$500.00+ $10.99 fee

Donations

Donate to WDB Cares

Donate to WDB Cares

Sale ends Sat, Feb 25, 2023, 10:00 pm CT

Refund Policy

No refunds offered.

Organizer

WDB Marketing

WDB Marketing is a full-service marketing company established in 2006. Our services include graphic design, brand management, marketing solutions and full-service printing. In 2017 our goal is to manufacture all of our print services in-house, making us the first African American owned full-service printing manufacturing in the South Suburbs. To date WDB Marketing has proudly serviced over 2,000 businesses and entrepreneurs in industries such as retail, professional services and not-for-profit. After 10 years we are ready to take our business and our clients to the next level by bringing us all together for one powerful networking celebration.


Organizer

WDB Marketing

WDB Marketing is a full-service marketing company established in 2006. Our services include graphic design, brand management, marketing solutions and full-service printing. In 2017 our goal is to manufacture all of our print services in-house, making us the first African American owned full-service printing manufacturing in the South Suburbs. To date WDB Marketing has proudly serviced over 2,000 businesses and entrepreneurs in industries such as retail, professional services and not-for-profit. After 10 years we are ready to take our business and our clients to the next level by bringing us all together for one powerful networking celebration.