Connect.Inspire.Grow Holiday Networking Event

By: admin 13 January 2014

On Tuesday December 17th, Connect.Inspire.Grow hosted an event to help business professionals connect, get inspired, and grow their network.  The holiday networking event was held at the newly opened Wyndham Grand Chicago Riverfront, formerly known as Hotel 71, from 6:30pm – 9:30pm.

Chicago is known for inspiring entrepreneurs, and Connect.Inspire.Grow strives to connect event attendees with them. This event honored local success stories from keynote speakers Candace Jordan, Jeff Conway, and Sherman Wright.

Connect.Inspire.Grow’s events provided great opportunity for businesses to connect with guests at sponsorship tables at the venue, through social media campaigns, and event video shot onsite. Special thanks to event sponsors Robbie Gold Music, Powerteam International, Lyft, Rodan &Fields,  Booth Buddy, Total Technologies, Form & Function Body Training, Real Golf, Kevin Velpel & Associates, The Bulow Group, Assurance Agency, Eye Halsted Boutique, and AD Airlines. Official event video was provided by Indirap Productions, music and lighting was provided by Kamil Bartoszcze of KBE Entertainment, official event photography was provided by & Raymond Thompson.

Complimentary gift bags with samples of L'or D'Afrique Argan Oil Moisture Repair were gifted to event attendees, thanks to Tarik Khribech and Cristina Hotca from CK Studio Salon and Spa in Skokie.

Connect.Inspire.Grow connects with a cause! The featured charity for this holiday networking event was A Safe Haven Foundation. A portion of event proceeds were donated to help host a surprise Christmas party for the kids and mom at the shelter on December 20th with food, fun, toys, and of course a special apprearance from Santa Claus.

This holiday networking event sold out, so don’t miss your chance to connect, get inspired, and grow your business at the next event!  Our events always offer sponsorship tables where businesses can promote their products and services. To find out about Connect.Inspire.Grow’s next event visit

To conect with the Founder of Connect.Inspire.Grow you can e-mail

Photography by Rocking Ray Photography


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