Posts tagged "220 Communications"

Taste For A Cause Offers, Food , Fun , Support for Gilda's Club Chicago

Taste For A Cause Offers, Food , Fun , Support for Gilda's Club Chicago
I have made it my mission to help in any way I can organizations that are helping to negate the physical and emotional toll that cancer causes.  I’ve had too many losses friends and family.  So tonight I continue that help mission with “Taste For A Cause” a tasting event at Tocco (1266 North Milwaukee).... Read more »

"It's All About The Shoes" As Revitalized Neighborhood Brings Entrepreneurs Together for Hyde Park Fundraiser

"It's All About The Shoes" As Revitalized Neighborhood Brings Entrepreneurs Together for Hyde Park Fundraiser
  The following story is one that ShoeHeals will never forget. It’s how we came to know their first shoe recipients. Destiny and her little sister made a pact. She would write Santa a letter for new boots, and her sister would write him for new coats. That way, if Santa read one of their... Read more »

The "Fall Crawl" Features Wine and Food Pairings on Mini Tour of Chicago Restaurants

The first time we tried a Wine Crawl back in the spring it was like “hey let’s just see if we could do it” in the summer it was more like lets see how big we can make it.  But for the upcoming  “Fall Crawl” (November 16th 2:30 – 10PM) we wanted to really raise... Read more »
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Fundraising Event Spotlight: Gridiron Alliance and Creates Life For Athletes After Paralysis

Fundraising Event Spotlight: Gridiron Alliance and  Creates Life For Athletes After Paralysis
Have you ever been able to talk to someone and hear their heart through their words? Tonight at the Laugh Factory  I have the privilege of co-hosting another fundraiser along with Betsy Shepherd of Connected Communications “Pour “  Laughter and Libations “, supporting  The Gridiron Alliance…and while these never get old they definitely get “familiar”.... Read more »

Lap of Luxury Event to Support 3 Charities : Wednesday April 4th

Lap of Luxury Event to Support 3 Charities : Wednesday April 4th
  Shari Duffy of Ladies Night Chicago, Mike Frisini of Cutting Edge Events and  yours truly like doing big events…But not for the reasons you think.  It allows us to combine efforts and really make an impact on our favorite charities. That’s exactly the reason we teamed up for the Wednesday April 4th Lap Of... Read more »

The "Anti-Speed Dating" Solution, Have A Conversation For A Change! Play Authenticity The Game

The "Anti-Speed Dating" Solution, Have A Conversation For A Change! Play Authenticity The Game
Confession, I have never actually participated in a speed dating session.  In all my years of dating (let’s just say  a lot of dinners and movies..), I have never met someone I knew was “the one” after ten minutes of  vapid conversation.  Sure we get that “feeling” about people but never, ever has that feeling... Read more »
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This Coming Monday Get One More "Warm" Day With Jazz Event

This Coming Monday Get One More "Warm" Day With Jazz Event
October in Chicago is like  foreshadowing in a building mystery , the kind where something happens and you know its the start of  something worse to come. The gray and rainy days foretell of an ominous winter filled with snow, bad traffic and chairs in parking spaces.  Almost like Mother Nature charges a toll for... Read more »

Sip, Sate, Savor and Support This Wednesday At The "Sexy" Tasting Room

Sip, Sate, Savor and Support This Wednesday At The "Sexy" Tasting Room
I have one very hard and fast rule when visiting   The Tasting Room one of my all time favorite Chicago stops.  That’s if you roll with me, you must look like you belong.   There should be a sign at the door with the requirement “beautiful people only”.  Elegant , relaxed , romantic, and... Read more »

Stop, Look, Listen- Not Your Father's Networking Event - League of Professional Networkers Aims High With Launch

From the lessons I’ve learned in organizing promotional events there were two events on my “do not touch” list, singles and networking. I thought each one was a forced activity that should happen naturally without me having to place it on a marquee.  Well , I’m proud to say I’ve removed networking from my nightmare... Read more »
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Hotel Sax Hosts "Socially Aware" Non Profit Fair This Friday

Hotel Sax Hosts  "Socially Aware" Non Profit Fair This Friday
Whether you are new in town or a native, if you want to learn about all the great non profit organizations, social enterprises and causes out there, you’re probably like me. You have searched your favorite events resource (including chicagonow.com) and have gone to event after event, galas, fundraisers, etc. If only there were one... Read more »