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Esports Trade Association to Hold Fourth Annual EsportsNext Conference; August 21-23 in Chicago, Illinois

Esports Trade Association to Hold Fourth Annual EsportsNext Conference; August 21-23 in Chicago, Illinois

Registration is open for the 2022 EsportsNext Conference. Leaders in the esports industry, teams, brands, business professionals, and league organizers will meet at the Hyatt Centric Chicago on the Magnificent Mile—633 North Saint Clair Street, Chicago, Illinois 60611, United States - from... - July 27, 2022 - Esports Trade Association

Book Launch: Habits of Successful People Motivates You to Redefine Your Narrative - Celebrity & Influential Leaders’ Insights on How Changes in Habits Can Change Lives

Book Launch: Habits of Successful People Motivates You to Redefine Your Narrative - Celebrity & Influential Leaders’ Insights on How Changes in Habits Can Change Lives

Chicago author Shawn Nowotnik’s third book Habits of Successful People is a master class in habits and success. It skips the ra-ra and helps the reader take control of their life. Based on his own story of weekday welder to weekend Hollywood flights to pitch his entertainment agency, he also sought insights from Hollywood’s most influential people on their habits of success. He used these habits to reach his dreams but also help him recover from a devastating loss - and find his true path. - May 05, 2022 - Shawn Léon Nowotnik

Former Indiana Pacer and 2004 NBA Slam Dunk Contest Winner, Fred Jones and Wework Co-Founder, Miguel McKelvey Announce Shoot 360 Naperville Opening

Former Indiana Pacer and 2004 NBA Slam Dunk Contest Winner, Fred Jones and Wework Co-Founder, Miguel McKelvey Announce Shoot 360 Naperville Opening

Join the team for a free demo and workout to unlock your game. - April 24, 2022 - Shoot 360 Naperville

Academy of the Arts Launches 500 for 100 Challenge as Alesia Family Foundation Pledges $100,000 to the Academy

Academy of the Arts Launches 500 for 100 Challenge as Alesia Family Foundation Pledges $100,000 to the Academy

Academy of the Arts, a new, non-profit academic and art school in Chicago’s western suburbs, raised nearly $200,000 last week at its first major fundraising event, a concert and reception featuring Broadway performers, including a $100,000 grant from the Alesia Family Foundation. The Academy also announced a new campaign called the 500 for $100 Challenge to secure another $600,0000 and solidify its projection to begin programming this fall. - February 25, 2022 - Academy of the Arts

Sola Salon Studios® Completing Construction Soon of Its New Location in Geneva, Illinois

Sola Salon Studios® Completing Construction Soon of Its New Location in Geneva, Illinois

High-end private studio space available for local salon professionals. - February 20, 2022 - Sola Salons Geneva

Under Completes Seed Funding

Under Completes Seed Funding

Fin-Tech startup, Under, raises $2m in seed funding. - February 18, 2022 - Under, Inc.

Compass Virtual Solving the Growing Shortage of Access to Psychiatric and Intensive Behavioral Health Services in Illinois

Compass Virtual, by Compass Health Center, an evidence-based Partial Hospitalization (PHP) and Intensive Outpatient (IOP) virtual behavioral health treatment program, announced today its milestone of delivering more than 20,000 patient-days of intensive care in 2021. Compass Virtual's announcement... - February 17, 2022 - Compass Health Center

Broadway Stars Gather & Perform in Naperville: New West Suburban Arts Academy to Host Feb. 18 Gala & Concert

Broadway Stars Gather & Perform in Naperville: New West Suburban Arts Academy to Host Feb. 18 Gala & Concert

Academy of the Arts, a new, west-suburban, non-profit academic and art school projected to open in fall 2025, will host its first fundraiser gala and concert at 6 p.m. Friday, Feb. 18, at North Central College’s Wentz Concert Hall in Naperville, IL. The concert will feature stars from some of Broadway’s biggest shows including Olympian turned Broadways's Peter Pan Cathy Rigby; Arlington Hts., IL. native & Broadway veteran Karen Mason of Mamma Mia, and more. - February 14, 2022 - Academy of the Arts

1o8 Taps Consumer Brands Talent Stephen Gaither as EVP/Growth & Strategy

Chicago-based 1o8, the evolved performance marketing agency, on fast-track to dominate consumer brands Omni-Channel landscape. - February 03, 2022 - 1o8 Agency

National Van Lines Promotes Laura Manning to Assistant VP of Customer Service and Quality

National Van Lines Promotes Laura Manning to Assistant VP of Customer Service and Quality

Laura Manning was named Assistant Vice President of Customer Service and Quality at National Van Lines, Inc. - August 20, 2021 - National Van Lines

Steadfast Chooses Silveredge Consulting to Support IBM; AS/400 Moves Into Secure Facilities for Cloud Migration and Modernization Projects

Steadfast Chooses Silveredge Consulting to Support IBM; AS/400 Moves Into Secure Facilities for Cloud Migration and Modernization Projects

Steadfast, a leader for over 20 years in complex cloud consulting, engineering and managed hosting is proud to announce that they have chosen Silveredge Consulting, a team with over 30 years experience working with the IBM series devices, to help customers safely and efficiently bring their devices... - July 22, 2021 - Steadfast

Converged Technology Professionals Joins Talkdesk Partner Program to Help Businesses Deliver More Unified Customer Engagements

Converged Technology Professionals Joins Talkdesk Partner Program to Help Businesses Deliver More Unified Customer Engagements

Converged Technology Professionals in Crystal Lake, Illinois, creates a formal partnership with CCaaS leader TalkDesk to serve mid-market and enterprise clients with advanced contact center solutions. - June 08, 2021 - Converged Technology Professionals

"The Path to Healing Show" Launches National Tour of Hope, Healing and Horses

"The Path to Healing Show" Launches National Tour of Hope, Healing and Horses

"Healing Has Come Across America" The Cast of The Path to Healing Show is taking their show on the road and Presenting a three day event beginning in Cherry Valley, IL. Text Event to 303-646-6558 for more information and how to register. - April 13, 2021 - Elijah's Path to Healing Foundation

Fox Valley Habitat for Humanity Announces $1.2 Million Funding Campaign for Veteran Housing

Fox Valley Habitat for Humanity Announces $1.2 Million Funding Campaign for Veteran Housing

The project is an unprecedented long-term solution for veterans, families, seniors, and at-risk populations in transition. - April 05, 2021 - Fox Valley Habitat for Humanity

Free COVID Care Delivers More than Expected, Offers Testing, Rapid Test Results and Other Options to Chicago Community

Free COVID Care Delivers More than Expected, Offers Testing, Rapid Test Results and Other Options to Chicago Community

Free COVID Care delivers services other facilities opt not to. The services are designed to quickly and efficiently mitigate the spread of the Coronavirus. - March 29, 2021 - Free COVID Care

Fox Valley Habitat for Humanity Discusses Highlights of Veteran Housing Focus Study

Fox Valley Habitat for Humanity Discusses Highlights of Veteran Housing Focus Study

"By creating affordable housing options, Fox Valley Habitat for Humanity is contributing to the economic and emotional recovery of veterans." - Fran Briggs, Publicist to Fox Valley Habitat for Humanity - March 11, 2021 - Fox Valley Habitat for Humanity

Announcing the Launch of Kasan Law

Announcing the Launch of Kasan Law

Kasan Law Opens its Chicago-Loop Law Firm. - December 10, 2020 - Kasan Law

Aftermath Services Launches Pay It Forward Education Grant, Gives Back to Teachers During Pandemic

Aftermath Services Launches Pay It Forward Education Grant, Gives Back to Teachers During Pandemic

Aftermath Services has launched the inaugural Pay It Forward Education Grant. The grant strives to thank and acknowledge the incredible teachers and educators who have made positive differences in the lives of their students and in their communities. Three nominated teachers or educators from... - September 19, 2020 - Aftermath Services

The City of Rolla, MO Selects Power Wellness; Moves the Centre Towards Medical Integration

The City of Rolla, MO Selects Power Wellness; Moves the Centre Towards Medical Integration

The City of Rolla, Missouri (Rolla) has selected Power Wellness Management to manage the Centre, a 63,000 sq. ft. community recreation facility located in Rolla, Missouri and opened in 2002. Power Wellness was chosen following a comprehensive selection process, based on their qualifications, fees and strategic vision to expand programming, increase utilization and foster medical integration. - August 28, 2020 - Power Wellness Management

J.C. Restoration, Inc. Named to Qualified Remodeler’s 2020 Largest Remodeling Firms in the U.S.

J.C. Restoration, Inc. (JCR) has earned the number 65 spot on Qualified Remodeler Magazine’s 2020 edition of the Top 500 Remodelers in the United States. JCR has moved up from number 71 last year, and has made appearances on the list since 2007. The Qualified Remodeler magazine top 500 list... - August 21, 2020 - J.C. Restoration, Inc.

PPE: COVID-Related Profits Contributed to Non-profits

The newly launched Battle COVID Movement (www.BattleCovid.org) is a unique social enterprise selling PPE and UVC sterilization and disinfection equipment and distributing 100% of net profits to charities supporting vulnerable populations. - August 19, 2020 - Auerbach Global-Impact Foundation

J.C. Restoration – The Official CLEANUP Hitter Sponsor on Both Sides of Town

J.C. Restoration, Inc. (JCR) is proud to announce that they have signed on as a 2020 CLEANUP Hitter sponsor for both Chicago baseball teams in town. J.C. Restoration, Inc. will be featured as the official CLEANUP Hitter sponsor on WGN Radio 720 for the Chicago White Sox, which consists of live... - July 19, 2020 - J.C. Restoration, Inc.

Regulating the Moving Target of Insurtech Through One of the Worst Credit Crises in Modern Times

Regulating the Moving Target of Insurtech Through One of the Worst Credit Crises in Modern Times

Leading software specialist ELEKS invites insurance industry experts to air their views at July’s Insurance TechTalk. - July 08, 2020 - ELEKS

Maya HTT Joins GRM Consulting as a Reseller of OptiAssist for Simcenter 3D

Maya HTT Joins GRM Consulting as a Reseller of OptiAssist for Simcenter 3D

GRM Consulting is delighted to announce Maya HTT as a reseller of OptiAssist® for Simcenter 3D™. Maya HTT is the worldwide leading provider of Siemens Digital Industries Software simulation products. This expertise in simulation is perfectly placed to include OptiAssist for Simcenter 3D in their product portfolio. - June 09, 2020 - Maya HTT

Tolar-Westgate Funerals is Prepared to Safely Care for Families During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Tolar-Westgate Funerals is Prepared to Safely Care for Families During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Tolar-Westgate Funerals & Cremations remains committed and prepared to safely care for the families it serves during the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Whenever possible, Tolar-Westgate Funerals & Cremations will continue to enable families to participate in the rituals that are... - April 14, 2020 - Tolar-Westgate Funerals & Cremations

J.C. Restoration, Inc. Selected as Annual Award for Business Excellence (AABE) Recipient

J.C. Restoration, Inc. Selected as Annual Award for Business Excellence (AABE) Recipient

J.C. Restoration, Inc. (JCR) has been selected as one of twenty suburban based companies honored with an Annual Award for Business Excellence (AABE) from the Daily Herald Business Ledger. JCR is being honored in the category of Minority-Owned Business. The AABEs are presented in recognition of... - March 12, 2020 - J.C. Restoration, Inc.

J.C. Restoration, Inc. Ranks on Crain’s 2019 List of Chicago’s Biggest Minority-Owned Businesses

J.C. Restoration, Inc. (JCR) has earned a spot on Crain’s 2019 list of Chicago’s biggest minority-owned businesses, ranking at number 20, based on 2018 revenue. Headquartered in Rolling Meadows, IL and a 100% Hispanic/Latino-owned company, J.C. Restoration employs over 100 people and... - March 05, 2020 - J.C. Restoration, Inc.

Grand Contracting Awarded General Contractor of the Year by ISA and Named a Best Place to Work in Indiana

Grand Contracting Awarded General Contractor of the Year by ISA and Named a Best Place to Work in Indiana

Local construction company receives two awards during February 2020. - February 28, 2020 - Grand Contracting, LLC

DosePal Inc. Announces the Launch of DosePal - SmartTrack Pill Reminder Device

DosePal Inc. Announces the Launch of DosePal - SmartTrack Pill Reminder Device

DosePal Inc. announced today the launch of DosePal - SmartTrack - Smart Pill Reminder Device - a tiny device that attaches to a medication pill bottle to provide on-the-bottle, visual & audible reminders and track adherence using built-in motion-sensors. DosePal Inc. was launched in May 2019... - January 21, 2020 - DosePal, Inc.

Bull Valley Retrievers Receives 2019 Best of Woodstock Award - Dog Trainer

Bull Valley Retrievers Receives 2019 Best of Woodstock Award - Dog Trainer

Bull Valley Retrievers has been selected for the 2019 Best of Woodstock Award in the Dog Trainer category by the Woodstock Award Program. - December 19, 2019 - Bull Valley Retrievers

Power Wellness Management Has Successful Grand Opening Celebration at Piedmont Wellness Center

Power Wellness Management Has Successful Grand Opening Celebration at Piedmont Wellness Center

The Piedmont Wellness Center at Pinewood Forest held its grand opening celebration on Saturday, December 14 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. Approximately 400 guests took a tour of the state-of-the-art facility that features the Human Performance Center - a 5,000 sq. ft. training ground for... - December 19, 2019 - Power Wellness Management

Thanksgiving Feast & Smoked Turkeys to Go at Weber Grill Restaurant

Thanksgiving Feast & Smoked Turkeys to Go at Weber Grill Restaurant

Weber Grill Restaurants will be open on Thanksgiving day in addition to offering Whole Turkeys prepared for pickup the day before and day of Thanksgiving. - November 20, 2019 - Weber Grill Restaurant

11 Year Old Breaks World Record – Finishes the 50 States Half Marathon Challenge(TM)

11 Year Old Breaks World Record – Finishes the 50 States Half Marathon Challenge(TM)

50 States Half Marathon Club member, Aiden Jaquez, of Montgomery, Illinois, has become the youngest ever to finish the 50 States Half Marathon Challenge(TM) at age 11 years old. - October 23, 2019 - 50 States Half Marathon Club

Leadership Group Celebrates 10 Year Anniversary

Leadership Group Celebrates 10 Year Anniversary

300 members of the LG Group celebrate their 10 Year anniversary celebration. - October 16, 2019 - The Overture Group Illinois LLC

Clearon Corporation Announces the Release of Simply Genius Above Ground Pool Chlorinator

Clearon Corporation Announces the Release of Simply Genius Above Ground Pool Chlorinator

Clearon Corp. (“Clearon”), a leading specialty chemical manufacturer headquartered in South Charleston, West Virginia, announced today the launch of Simply Genius, the only patented, multi-functional chlorinating system for above ground pools, a solution designed to provide above-ground... - September 10, 2019 - Clearon Corp.

Clearon Launches ClearControl® CMIT in the US Market

Clearon Launches ClearControl® CMIT in the US Market

Clearon Corp. (“Clearon”), a leading specialty chemical manufacturer headquartered in South Charleston, West Virginia, announced today the launch of ClearControl® CMIT 14% and 1.5% (5-chloro-2-methyl-4-isothiazolin-3-one, also known as CMIT), both industrial biocides. This most... - July 09, 2019 - Clearon Corp.

Grand Opening of Park Lane Stars in UK and Ireland

Grand Opening of Park Lane Stars in UK and Ireland

UK couple Wendy & Tim Jones become newest Park Lane Jewellery Franchise Owners. - June 07, 2019 - Park Lane Jewellery LTD

Local Dentist Office Founders of Two New National Holidays

Local Dentist Office Founders of Two New National Holidays

Dr. Tim Stirneman and Jim Wojdyla have founded National Dental Care Month (The entire Month of May) and National Smile Day (May 31st) to celebrate the awareness and importance of regular dental care and to remind people that dentistry isn't nearly as expensive as neglect is. It is a good reason for dental offices to use these holidays for marketing promotions or social media content. - April 30, 2019 - Compassionate Dental Care

Comedian Kristen Toomey, DJ Little Lisa & Make-Up/Media Team Cassie & Dee Join "STOPPING TRAFFIC," a Fashion-Forward Fundraising Event to Benefit Rahab’s Daughters

Comedian Kristen Toomey, DJ Little Lisa & Make-Up/Media Team Cassie & Dee Join "STOPPING TRAFFIC," a Fashion-Forward Fundraising Event to Benefit Rahab’s Daughters

Deanna Marie (DM) Label is proud to announce some of the amazing people who have joined in the fight against human trafficking and will be participating in STOPPING TRAFFIC. Co-hosted by Stan Mansion, this fundraising event will benefit local non-profit Rahab’s Daughters in their fight to... - April 24, 2019 - Deanna Marie Label, LLC

Elgin Cosmetic Dentist & Past President of American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry Attending 2019 AACD Conference

Elgin Cosmetic Dentist & Past President of American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry Attending 2019 AACD Conference

Dr. Dean Lodding, the head of Smile for Life Dental in Elgin, Illinois, is heading to the AACD Scientific Session in San Diego. The 35th annual conference will bring many of the nation’s top dental professionals to share insights on the future of cosmetic dentistry. - April 11, 2019 - Smile for Life Dental

Academy Award Winning Actress Lupita Nyong'o Shares Statement with the National Spasmodic Dysphonia Association to Help Shed Light on a Difficult Voice Disorder

Prior to the release of Jordan Peele’s horror film, "Us," lead actress Lupita Nyong'o shared the inspiration for the sound of the voice of Red; her doppelgänger character was inspired by the voice of Robert Kennedy, Jr. who has spasmodic dysphonia. The NSDA has been working... - March 30, 2019 - National Spasmodic Dypshonia Association

Chicago LGBTQ Art Exhibit Addresses Intimacy, Healing

Chicago LGBTQ Art Exhibit Addresses Intimacy, Healing

Chicago artist and LGBTQ advocate, Ara-Lucia, will have a solo exhibition titled, “Your hand, Your touch.” The opening reception will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., April 12, at Chicago's LGBTQ community center, Center on Halsted, located at 3656 N. Halsted St., Chicago. A $5 donation is... - March 07, 2019 - Ara Lucia

Inspection Certification Associates Announce Free Add-on Bonus Courses

Inspection Certification Associates (ICA), the company training people to become home inspectors, announces bonus courses to add on to current classes for no additional cost. Students can add subjects like “Pool and Spa Inspection,” “Septic Inspection,” and “Thermal... - March 04, 2019 - Inspection Certification Associates

Seginus Aerospace is Proud to Announce New PMA Inventory Addition: Oil Tube Assembly 340-166-101-0EH (OEM 340-166-101-0)

Seginus Aerospace is Proud to Announce New PMA Inventory Addition: Oil Tube Assembly 340-166-101-0EH (OEM 340-166-101-0)

The Oil Tube Assembly P/N 340-166-101-0EH has installation application in the GE engine subassemblies on Model CFM56-7B Series Engines. Seginus Aerospace LLC has released the following FAA PMA replacement part to aid in your cost reduction programs when maintaining your CFMI CFM56-7B Series... - January 23, 2019 - Seginus Aerospace LLC

Ritacca Cosmetic Surgery & Medspa Earns Respected RealSelf Hall of Fame Award for High Patient Ratings and Ongoing Commitment to Consumer Education on RealSelf

Ritacca Cosmetic Surgery & Medspa Earns Respected RealSelf Hall of Fame Award for High Patient Ratings and Ongoing Commitment to Consumer Education on RealSelf

Ritacca Cosmetic Surgery & Medspa is one of 1,000 board-certified doctors to be inducted into the RealSelf Hall of Fame, an honor recognizing the highest-rated and most active doctors on RealSelf, the leading online marketplace to learn about cosmetic treatments and connect with medical... - December 18, 2018 - Ritacca Cosmetic Surgery & Medspa

NAPA Names Pamela Appell to List of 2018 Top Women Advisors

The National Association of Plan Advisors (NAPA) recently named Plexus Financial Services, LLC’s Vice President of Client Relations Pamela Appell to its list of 2018 Top Women Advisors. - December 05, 2018 - The Plexus Groupe

J.C. Restoration, Inc. Named to Qualified Remodeler’s 2018 Largest Remodeling Firms in the U.S.

J.C. Restoration, Inc. (JCR) has earned the number 80 spot on Qualified Remodeler Magazine’s 2018 edition of the Top 500 Remodelers in the United States. JCR has made appearances on the list since 2007. - October 16, 2018 - J.C. Restoration, Inc.

Lisa McGarrity, Morningstar Associate General Counsel Featured on The Law Department as a Business Enabler by Chuki Obiyo

Lisa McGarrity, Morningstar Associate General Counsel Featured on The Law Department as a Business Enabler by Chuki Obiyo

Lisa McGarrity, Morningstar, Inc. Associate General Counsel and Global Head of Employee Relations, joined Chuki Obiyo of Morae Global to discuss practical legal and business insights on the law department’s mission to protect and enable the business. - October 11, 2018 - Morae Global

The Plexus Groupe Hires Kari Fredrick as Vice President of Human Resources

The Plexus Groupe Hires Kari Fredrick as Vice President of Human Resources

The Plexus Groupe, an innovative, client-focused insurance brokerage and risk management consulting firm, has hired Kari Fredrick as Vice President of Human Resources. Fredrick brings a wealth of knowledge and experience in human resources, said Matthew McKenna, Chief Financial Officer of The... - September 24, 2018 - The Plexus Groupe

The BSC Group Arranges $5 Million Refinance of Historic Klee Plaza in Portage Park

The BSC Group Arranges $5 Million Refinance of Historic Klee Plaza in Portage Park

The BSC Group, LLC, a leading Chicago based commercial real estate financing advisor, has arranged financing for The Klee Plaza in Portage Park’s "historic-style" six-corners shopping district in Chicago. The $5 million non-recourse loan featured a fixed interest rate for 10 years with interest only amortization. Loan proceeds were used to refinance existing debt and pay applicable closing costs. - August 29, 2018 - The BSC Group, LLC

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