University of Illinois at Chicago
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase (30 ILCS 500/1-13a)
Vendor: Maj Concerts Inc., Chicago, IL
Amount: An estimated $215,320
An estimated start date of 9/2/2014 through 9/4/2014
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Tuesday, September 2, 2014
The University awarded a contract for musical services from Maj Concerts, Inc..
The annual welcome to the new academic year concert for students held on September 4, 2014 to be contracted with Maj Concert, Inc. for musical services. The expected student attendance is 5,000.
This purchase is exempt from the usual selection processes in the procurement code because the procurement expenditures are necessary to provide artistic or musical services, performances, or productions held at a venue operated by a public institution of higher education.
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qualified veterans, minorities, females, persons with disabilities and ex-offenders.