Meet the Firm Night


At Meet the Firm Night, you’ll get to know companies that have hired OM&IS students in the past. Come learn about your possible career opportunities, whether they’re available now or in the future. Join us October 2, 2019, from 6 to 8 p.m. in the Holmes Student Center Ballroom.


OM&IS Meet the Firm Night is an excellent opportunity to promote your company and talk to students interested in the fields of operations management, logistics and information systems. All of our majors are strongly encouraged to attend, so you'll have the chance to speak with our juniors and seniors, as well as some freshmen and sophomores. We also invite business administration and management students to Meet the Firm Night.

If you have any questions, contact Susie Horton or call 815-753-1285.

When: October 2, 2019
Where: Holmes Student Center Ballroom
Company Setup: 4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Company Representative/Faculty Refreshments: 4:45 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Meet the Firm Hours: 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I register?

Complete the online registration. The deadline to register will be one week prior to the event.

If you have any questions, contact Susie Horton at or 815-753-1285.

What is the registration fee?

The registration fee is $250. This fee includes a table and two chairs, refreshments and up to two parking passes for the NIU visitor parking lot. We accept major credit cards. Checks should be made payable to the OM&IS department and addressed to:

Chang Liu
OM&IS Department
Northern Illinois University
DeKalb, IL 60115

Nonprofit organizations are charged a $150 registration fee.

May we ship our display ahead of time?

Yes, you may ship your display to NIU prior to OM&IS Meet the Firm Night. Displays should arrive no earlier than two days before the event. To send materials to the Holmes Student Center, address your package to:

Holmes Student Center
340 Carroll Avenue
DeKalb, IL 60115
Attn: OM&IS Meet the Firm Night (include the event date)

If you wish to ship materials back to your office or another location after the event, the paperwork must be complete and your materials packed and ready to go in order to have them picked up from the Holmes Student Center shipping dock. UPS comes to NIU on a daily basis.