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Friday, June 26, 2015
You can purchase these adorable tees at Le Patisserie Coralie at 600 Davis Street, in Evanston. Then you can show people just how much you love Evanston! J'adore Evanston means I Love Evanston, in French.
Wednesday, June 24, 2015
EVANSTON, Ill. --- An outdoor summer concert series that begins with fiery Spanish guitars and ends with the sultry sounds of a rhythm and blues vocalist -- along with a picturesque view of the lakefront -- will soon be luring hungry music fans to “Lunch on the Lake” on Northwestern University’s Evanston campus.
Friday, June 19, 2015
This summer Temperance Beer Co. is offering up daytime activities on Saturday to add something healthier to your life...below are several options to do some other than drink beer. Proceeds from each event go to support local charities;
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
In the last two months several exciting invitations have come from projects and people I am thrilled to have said "yes" to.
The Hackstudio partners invited me to join their team as the Engagement Director where I will help kids learn to success by being who they are. In celebration my husband make me a cake of the Hackstudio logo, see photo above. Visit the website to learn more www.hackstudio.com
Then the publisher of Evanston Magazine invited me to be the Editor-at-Large of their new magazine, tasking me with covering all there is to celebrate in Evanston. And readers of this blog will know I'm really good at that because I'm in LOVE with Evanston. Visit the website to learn more evanstonmagazine.com and get your copy at Chicago-Main Newsstand on Chicago & Main Ave.
For those of you who are following the Evanston Arts Tribe I am leading, don't worry, these new projects won't derail my work in the arts. Open Studios Evanston takes place on June 4, 2016. Send ideas for a new name to firstname.lastname@example.org
Tuesday, June 9, 2015
And interestingly enough, one of his projects is set in uber-liberal-Evanston, Becoming Us debuted last night in the same week the Vanity Fair "Call me Caitlyn" issue featuring Annie Liebovitz's photos of Cailtyn Jenner formerly Bruce Jenner.
“Becoming Us,” a docu-series featuring an Evanston teen and his family through transgender struggles, premieres Monday night at 8 p.m. central time on ABC Family.
The 10-episode series from Ryan Seacrest Productions features Ben Lehwald, a 17-year-old Evanston boy and his family as they go through the changes involved with his father, Charlie transitioning into a woman, Carly. The series, which will conclude this summer, will also focus on Ben’s then-girlfriend Danielle Molnar, of Libertyville, whose parent is undergoing a similar transition.
Read the full article here
Saturday, June 6, 2015
Art in the Alley After Party
Join us in Bookman's Alley behind 1712 Sherman Ave. for Art in the Alley!
Take part in interactive art like Swing Set Drum Kit by Dave Ford and enjoy music and activities! Krave will be on hand selling food and beer from Smylie Brothers Brewing Company will be available for purchase.
Art in the Alley is also free to attend and open to all ages.
Thursday, June 4, 2015
If you are photographing art and posting to social media during Open Studios Evanston,
use the hashtag #madeinevanston
Open Studios Evanston Events
Open Studios Evanston is a citywide celebration of the arts in Evanston, June 6, 12- 5p.m. Artists, arts organizations, galleries and boutiques are invited to open their studios and spaces and join the celebration. Maps and a list of participants are provided day of the event at locations throughout the city.
Preview Party & Artist Reception
Made in Evanston, the Open Studios Evanston Exhibit, will be at Noyes Cultural Center 2nd Floor Gallery will feature the work of participating artists, June 4 - July 6.The opening reception is Thursday, June 4., 6-9 p.m., with wine and live music by Donovan Mixon. Maps for Saturday’s studio tour will be distributed.
For more information email email@example.com
Tuesday, June 2, 2015
I'm leaving current role at Acquirent and the position needs to be filled ASAP. Great location in Dowtown Evanston, full benefits, fun and collaborative work environment. http://www.acquirent.com
Please share with your network and send your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
Job Description: Sales Operations
This position reports to the three partners at Acquirent, a sales outsourcing company headquartered in Evanston, IL. Acquirent is a friendly and collaborative work environment best known for its morning meetings, fast-paced sales environment and accessible management team. The Sales Operations Manager is responsible for the duties below;
· Contact and follow up with all New Business inquiries that come in through Salesforce.com and the new business phone line
· Check New Business phone extension for new inquiries
· Create Proposals and Contracts
· Provide research on companies
· Support teammates with new clients visits
· Social Media Highlights (Facebook, Twitter)
· Marketing materials updates
· Glass Door, Google+, LinkedIn, Flickr
· Website, Newsletter, Blog
· Manage Day One Orientation
· Manage on/offboarding process
· Facilitate HR projects/process
· Take notes during meetings
· Compose and prepare confidential reports and correspondence
· Responsible for project management and keeping partners on track
· Handle confidential and non-routine information applying extreme confidentiality and sensitivity in the dissemination of this information, i.e.
· Work with CEO on community-facing initiatives
· Support internal all-company events and assume responsibility for these events resulting in efficiency and appropriate planning, i.e. All Company meetings
· Support members of the management team and others across the company on special and recurring projects, i.e. ACQU Training
· Check all general phone extensions twice a week to make sure we have responded to all voicemails