Tag: Andrea Metcalf

"Women Driving Excellence" at Chicago Auto Show (Video!)

Honorees Elisa Camahort Page, Karyn Calabrese, Natalie Martinez, Susanna Jung and Mary Couzin.
I love looking at cars, sort of, but I do know that women are the most influential when it comes time to make the decision for a new car for the family. According to Forbes, women influence more than 85 percent of car sales. Additionally, Forbes states that women have full or partial say over a... Read more »

"Success is a Journey" Seminar Inspires Hotel 71 Crowd

JMP Global's Patrycja Drozdek, Monika Dixon and Jennifer Christianson, the event's hosts.
The recent  “Success is a Journey” seminar was hosted by JMP Global’s Monika Dixon, Jennifer Christianson and Patrycja Drozdek at Hotel 71.  The room was packed with over 200 guests interested in hearing about the success and personal development of the panelists who included keynote speaker James Tarantino, FanFueled’s Anderson Bell, Boka Group’s Kevin Boehm,... Read more »

Everyone wasTickled Pink at the Y-Me Charity Bash: See the Fun on Watch312.com!

Everyone wasTickled Pink at the Y-Me Charity Bash:  See the Fun on Watch312.com!
Tickled Pink celebrated their 7th anniversary bash with more than 900 people in attendance, a record breaking crowd!  Hosted by the newly formed Junior Auxiliary Board, this party brought together the city’s hip, young and young-at-heart to benefit the Y-Me Breast Cancer Organization. In 2005 founder Jodi Fyfe created this event as a way to... Read more »
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What VIC's (Very Important Chicagoans) Did for New Year's Eve!

Freelance writer and Chicago Magazine nightlife reporter, Amalie Drury, partied with friends Alex and Megan Menocal at their Albany Park apartment with champagne, singing and board games. Grilled rib roast, smoked salmon and squash Wellington were on the menu.
I’ve always been a fan of New Year’s Eve.  Granted, my plans have changed dramatically through the years from staying out all night, to dinner with friends to fun in the sun like this year.  Newlywed/friends , Kim and Bob Mills, were recently married but decided to wait to combine their wedding celebration with a... Read more »

First Annual "Inspiring Chicagoans" Awards

“Inspiring Chicagoans 2010” honorees with sponsor Charles Ifergan at the Dana Hotel. The first annual “Inspiring Chicagoans” awards were presented by TCW Magazine, Charles Ifergan Salons and Grace PR at the Dana Hotel recently.  All of the honorees excude self-confidence and inspire others to strive to better themselves from the inside out, from overall health,... Read more »

Sundance Film Festival 2010

Founder Robert Redford makes the opening remarks at Sundance. (Pic by Peter Kramer) Park City, Utah, this year was filled with Chicagoans who had come to party and attend the 20th Sundance Film Festival. Kristina McGrath and her twin sister, Korinna Isselhardt, hosted a girls’ winter getaway for 10 women that included Heather Farley, Toni... Read more »
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