About Wirtz Corporation

Generations after its founding, Wirtz Corporation thrives as a private holding company with diversified business interests including real estate, banking, sports, entertainment and wholesale distribution throughout the United States.


When it comes to finding a place where you can advance your career, Wirtz Corporation stands above the rest. We believe in giving today’s top talent the tools they need to become tomorrow’s leaders. 

Corporate Giving

Our commitment is to provide access to the programming and funding necessary for organizations to make a positive impact.  Our vision is a healthier, smarter, more secure world for families in and around Chicago.

Our Companies


Breakthru Beverage Group

A leading international distributor of the world’s top luxury and premium wine, spirits and beer brands.

Breakthru Beverage Group


Wirtz Realty

Manages luxury apartments and offers a wide-range of real estate services, with emphasis on investment and (re)development of residential and commercial properties


Wirtz Banking

Smart and progressive banking and financial institutions boasting unrivaled experience, security and solvency with established operations in Illinois and Florida.


Chicago Blackhawks

A Stanley Cup Championship NHL team leading the league in talent both on and off the ice bringing synergy and excellence to all aspects of the organization.


Ivanhoe Nursery

An active grower and wholesaler of quality agriculture, nurturing a wide selection of locally-grown landscape-grade trees.


United Center

A world-class multi-use facility hosting sporting, entertainment and special events including the industry’s best concerts, conventions, shows and so much more.