Chicago gala: Shaping a brighter tomorrow

Date: Tuesday, December 19, 2017
(L-R) American Committee CEO Marshall S. Levin; Lexi, Ashley, Emily, Jeffrey, and Lisa Aronin; and Ilyce Glink.

(L-R) American Committee CEO Marshall S. Levin; Lexi, Ashley, Emily, Jeffrey, and Lisa Aronin; and Ilyce Glink.

The Midwest Region hosted a memorable Gala Dinner under the theme of “Breakthrough: Celebrating Discoveries. Shaping Tomorrow.” More than 500 community and industry leaders came together at the Fairmont Chicago Millennium Park to honor Jeffrey S. Aronin, Chairman and CEO of Paragon Biosciences, LLC. An entrepreneur, innovator, and investor, Mr. Aronin received the American Committee’s Weizmann Leadership Award in recognition of his work to improve patients’ lives through advancements in science and technology. National Board members Dr. Marilyn and Brian Price once again served as event chairs, and WGN Radio’s Ilyce Glink served as emcee.