The Asset Marketing Committee was created by ordinance to create additional revenue or value from assets that are under the authority and control of the President and separately elected offices.
The Asset Marketing Committee is comprised of (1) the Chief Financial Officer; (2) a representative of the Cook County Health and Hospitals System (“CCHHS”) appointed by the CCHHS Chief Executive Officer; (3) no less than two other persons appointed by the Cook County Board President of the County Board; (4) in the event another separately elected official chooses through a Memorandum of Understanding with the Office of the President to participate in the Asset Marketing Program, one person shall be appointed by said separately elected official; and (5) in the event the Forest Preserve District chooses to participate through an intergovernmental agreement with the County accordingly, a person designated by the Superintendent of the Forest Preserve District shall participate on the committee. The Chief Financial Officer or designee serves as Chair of the committee.
Cook County will not be relinquishing its ownership interest in any asset to create any additional revenue or value from its assets.
Committee meeting agendas, minutes and additional documents will be posted to this site in a timely manner.
In June 2016, the Cook County Board of Commissioners approved an agreement with Pepsi Bottling Group, LLC, making it the exclusive provider of beverages at County facilities. In exchange for these pouring rights the County and Forest Preserve District will receive annual commissions, rebates and revenue. To view a copy of the pouring rights contract click here.