Hospitality Business Association of Chicago

"Serving the Industry that Serves Chicago"


The Hospitality Business Association has over 200 dues paying member businesses within the City of Chicago.  In order to execute our mission to promote, protect, and  inform Chicago’s hospitality industry we are pleased to offer a variety of membership options.  For a membership application, summary of membership benefits, and references please email

Full Membership:  Available to any locally owned hospitality licensed business in the City of Chicago.  Membership dues range from $300 to $1000 per year and are based on the member business’s city approved interior occupancy.

Associate Membership:  Available to any Chicago hospitality business that is not primarily locally owned.  All the benefits of Full Membership but without voting privileges at Association meetings.  For an Associate membership application, summary of membership benefits, and references please email

Sponsor Membership:  A level of membership available to other industry stakeholders ranging from professional service providers to craft distilleries to globally recognized brewers.  A terrific way to show your retailer partners that you support them and their industry while providing you access to regular updates of hospitality industry information.  For more information please email

Please Note: HBAC Associate and Sponsorship membership is contingent upon approval of the Association Board.  In addition Sponsor members must be registered or incorporated in the State of Illinois for at least one year prior to application and provide a minimum of two references from Chicago hospitality business owners.


*** This page updated 11:35am on June 7, 2015 ***

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