Host a Better Conference with Dovetail Event App

The panelist didn’t show up. Nobody heard your question. And that party was a buzz kill. Events are hard to plan and harder to execute. We know people come to conferences to learn industry news, make business deals, and yes, have fun. But even if you have the party, bring the industry experts, and create conference rooms and conference party mixers, will the mantra, if you build it they … Continue reading Host a Better Conference with Dovetail Event App

Chicago-based Bel Brands Celebrates 150 Years in Business

There was no cheese. There was champagne—Pommery French champagne at The Virgin Hotel on Thursday, December 10, 2015, to celebrate the 150th anniversary of Chicago headquartered, global gourmet cheese company, Bel Brands (30 S. Wacker Drive, Ste. 3000). Bel Brands makes portable cheese snacks including The Laughing Cow® and Mini BabyBel®. Bel Brands Reinvents Snacking: This has been quite the year for Bel Brands. They launched … Continue reading Chicago-based Bel Brands Celebrates 150 Years in Business

Chicago Women Help You Give a Homemade Holiday Gift

Put down that generic Christmas mug. The movers and makers are here to create a beautiful and personal touch to your holiday hostess presents and gift exchanges. For this holiday season, a local chapter of a creative group for women, SheSays Chicago, hosted an open marketplace at the Comedy Bar above Gino’s East River North (500 North LaSalle Street). Lead Organizer, Jen Lemerand, along with  Elisha-Rio Apilado, … Continue reading Chicago Women Help You Give a Homemade Holiday Gift

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CDM Media Moves into Google’s Previous Chicago Office and Seeks Rock Stars

CDM Media, a leading B2B technology marketing and media firm, producing C-level executive events globally, has moved a long way to make Chicago home and headquarters, which was previously in Hawaii. “We chose Chicago definitely for the opportunity, said Amanda Miller, Corporate Recruiter at CDM Media, “We needed a central hub closer to our client base.” While the company has made Chicago its home for eight years, … Continue reading CDM Media Moves into Google’s Previous Chicago Office and Seeks Rock Stars

Perez Hilton Brings Laughter to Macy’s Fashion’s Front Row in Chicago

The one and only celebrity gossip columnist and MC for the night, Perez Hilton, turned smizes to smiles on Macy’s Fashion’s Front Row runway. He was exactly as I imagined—quick-witted and full of celebrity news. Macy’s brought a little New York Fashion Week right to Chicago with it’s very own Fashion’s Front Row on Thursday, September 24, 2015 in Chicago. Chicagoans Get Runway Ready: Attendees … Continue reading Perez Hilton Brings Laughter to Macy’s Fashion’s Front Row in Chicago

Minecraft Comes to Chicago Theaters this July

Note: This is a sponsored post.  During summer, there is so much time to explore and try something new, and most importantly to do something you love and share it with a community of fellow enthusiasts. This July 2015, the movies aren’t the only thing playing on the big screen, and that something else is you! From Monday July, 27th through Wednesday, July 29, 2015 … Continue reading Minecraft Comes to Chicago Theaters this July

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SheSays Chicago Event Recap: Personal Branding

“I heard you are creative. How do you open a wine bottle without a corkscrew?” I asked. “With a pen and a boot, but it’s not easy,” she assured. Mo was her name and since my middle name is Jo, we became MoJo, what I would like to call our combined personal brand for the evening. It was cold. Go down the alley and make … Continue reading SheSays Chicago Event Recap: Personal Branding