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Important News about ABOMS Headquarters 

Have you heard? ABOMS Headquarters will move its office from the Magnificent Mile to a location closer to O'Hare International Airport. As of November 1, 2021, the office will move to 8770 W Bryn Mawr Avenue in Chicago. While its longstanding location provided its own benefits of being in the heart of downtown on Michigan Avenue, the new location faciliates easy access for quick meetings, as it is only a few miles from O'Hare International Airport, and it is right across the highway from the AAOMS headquarters in Rosemont. 


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