According to the U.S. Small Business Administration’s Office of Advocacy, small businesses create two-thirds of net new jobs and account for nearly 48 percent of the U.S. private sector workforce. And small- and medium-sized businesses outpace all other sectors as one of the fastest-growing in the United States. InterContinental® Hotels Group (IHG) goes above and beyond to create opportunities for this segment with its IHG® Business Edge program, voted Best Small- to Mid-Sized Business Program in Global Traveler’s 2019 GT Tested Reader Survey awards.
There’s nothing “second” about the city that gave birth to the modern skyscraper, the Twinkie, the Ferris wheel, the “Oprah Winfrey Show,” and, of course, the Second City Comedy Club. Chicago’s hard-working, salt-of-the-earth image is earning “street cred” for its inventiveness, endless energy, enthusiasm for the good things in life, plus an attitude-free modesty that makes it one of the country’s most livable cities.