About Us

Tandem Ventures is a Chicago-based economic development consulting firm with over 14 years experience managing and enforcing regulatory compliance, fostering community engagement, creating innovative diversity and inclusion strategies and supplier diversity initiatives.

Certified as a MBE/WBE/DBE business, Tandem is expert in all City, State and Federal rules, regulations, size standards and guidelines that govern Disadvantaged, Minority and Women-Owned Business Enterprise Programs. Tandem understands the importance of not only maximizing the participation and contracts awarded to Minority, Women and Disadvantaged Businesses, but also the importance of engaging a diverse mix of trade professionals that represents the diversity of a specific project community.

To ensure that each project undertaken achieves the highest level of success and client satisfaction, after receiving a scope of work from the client, Tandem collaborates efforts with the ward Alderman and community stakeholders to incorporate their vision into the project scope. Being able to align client and community objectives, guarantees project success.  Tandem’s niche service offerings have created measurable impacts on projects that have led to more sustained communities through the stimulation of local economic activity and human capital development.

Tandem partners with a variety of institutional, corporate and non-profit clients in the public and private sectors and commit to work in partnership with you.