Mobile Monday Chicago to Address Mobile Web Site Development and Strategy

Chicago, IL, November 13, 2010 --( On Monday, November 15, 2010 Chicago’s mobile industry professionals will gather for a presentation from J Schwan, Mobile Technology Practice Partner for Solstice Consulting, on the topic of "Mobile Web Development - 30 tips in 60 minutes."

“There’s been a lot of change in this highly innovative field, and we’re looking forward to what J has to say on both mobile web site development and the business strategy behind it,” said Trace Johnson, co-chair for Mobile Monday Chicago.

J’s presentation will touch on the following:

- The components of a mobile strategy
- How to deliver mobile tactics rapidly, while keeping the bigger picture in mind
- Best practices for translating your existing website functionality and new ideas to the mobile context.
- Living the mobile world and how to design apps that deliver a competitive advantage and an engaging end-user experience

Registration is Free, but space is limited so advance registration is recommended: Please RSVP by noon on November 15, 2010, in order to get your name on the security list.

Who: J Schwan, Mobile Technology Practice Partner for Solstice Consulting

What: "Mobile Web Development - 30 tips in 60 minutes"

When: Monday, November 15, 2010 from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. (presentation will begin at 6:30 p.m. followed by refreshments and networking)

Where: CityTech, Inc.
211 W. Wacker Drive, Suite 1300
Chicago, IL 60606

Location Notes: CityTech's offices are located in Chicago's Loop on the corner of Wacker Drive and Wells Street looking over the Chicago river and the Merchandise Mart. Please bring a picture ID for the security desk.

Directions & Parking: There is limited parking in the area, but good bus and El service. For detailed maps & directions, please see their web site:

Why: The Mobile Web provides the opportunity to build once and run everywhere. This presentation will provide 30 practical tips on how to build contextual, secure, pretty and portable mobile web applications that will work across all the major Smartphone OS’s and browsers.

J Schwan is the Mobile Technology Practice Partner at Solstice Consulting, one of Consulting Magazine's 2010 Seven Small Jewels. J has over a decade of experience architecting and managing mission-critical initiatives for world-renowned companies and brands such as Hallmark Cards, Northern Trust Company, WW Grainger and Coldwell Banker. J coaches his Fortune 1000 clients to buy for parity and use emerging technologies to build for a competitive advantage. J has served as a guest speaker on emerging technology topics at many Technology Conferences and CIO Forums and has been interviewed and published in many of the industry’s top trade journals including InfoWorld, CIO Magazine, ComputerWorld and CIO Insight.

About Mobile Monday Chicago
Mobile Monday (MoMo) Chicago is a community of mobile professionals that promotes the mobile industry and fosters cooperation and networking. MoMo chapters are active in more than 70 cities worldwide, and new locations launch monthly. MoMo Chicago’s main activities are the community’s face-to-face gatherings on every third Monday and virtual networking through the use of the Blog and mailing-group. For more information on MoMo Chicago, please go to or follow MoMo Chicago on Twitter: @MoMoChicago.

About Solstice Consulting
Solstice Consulting is an IT consulting firm celebrating a decade of delivering extraordinary products for our clients. Solstice helps companies gain a competitive advantage over their competition by utilizing mobile and cloud based technologies and services. Recognized by Consulting Magazine as one of 2010's 7 Small Jewels, and identified by Inc. Magazine as one of the 5000 fastest growing companies in the US, Solstice continues to provide enterprises with awesome people and innovative technology solutions.

About CityTech
CityTech is a Chicago-based IT consultancy specializing in the development of highly available, extensible and scalable enterprise applications. We believe the best enterprise solutions are created by technical architects who understand business-related issues and possess the expert knowledge of strategic technology platforms used today and positioned for tomorrow. CityTech consultants' grasp of both business and technology ensures that the systems we design won't constrain your organization, but can adapt to meet ever-changing business needs.


Kristie Heins Fox
MoMo Chicago PR Chair

Mobile Monday - Chicago
Kristie Heins Fox