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VW's Jonathan Browning to address Economic Club of Chicago at auto show

Jan 11, 2011 10:35 AM

CHICAGO, ILLINOIS – President and CEO of Volkswagen of America, Jonathan Browning, will be the featured speaker of the February meeting of the prestigious Economic Club of Chicago (ECC) luncheon held at the Chicago Auto Show. The event will be held in the Vista Ballroom of McCormick Place at noon on February 9, 2011 during the show’s two-day media preview.

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McCormick Reforms Continue to Benefit Exhibitors

Jan 11, 2011 10:20 AM

CHICAGO, ILLINOIS – Officials from McCormick Place, home of the Chicago Auto Show since 1961, have implemented another round of reforms that are designed to increase flexibility for conventions and tradeshows in Chicago. Following quickly after Phase One reforms, which most notably expanded exhibitor rights, this second round of changes aims to make McCormick Place even more inviting to current and potential exhibitors.

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First Look for Charity to benefit 18 Chicago charities

Jan 11, 2011 10:12 AM

CHICAGO, ILLINOIS – The Chicago Auto Show’s annual black-tie benevolent event, First Look for Charity, will benefit 18 deserving Chicago area charities on February 10, 2011. First Look gives attendees an elegant, inaugural preview of the Chicago Auto Show and treats ticket holders to a night of sophisticated entertainment.

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Ford VP Jim Farley to address MAMA at the Chicago Auto Show

Jan 07, 2011 09:00 AM

The 2011 Chicago Auto Show is excited to announce Ford Motor Company Group Vice President of Marketing and Communications Jim Farley will deliver the keynote address on Wednesday, February 9, 2011 to members of the Midwest Automotive Media Association. As in years previous, the MAMA breakfast stands as the opening to the show's two-day media preview.

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Chicago Auto Show offers Innovative Texting Program for Exhibitors

Dec 29, 2010 02:18 PM

Texting has become the most powerful and effective communication tool in use today. There are more text messages sent each month than phone calls placed. With more than over 270 million mobile phones in the United States and 100 billion texts sent each month, text messaging has become the preferred form of communication for millions of consumers.

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Chicago Auto Show Launches New Website

Nov 10, 2010 02:59 PM

In anticipation of the 2011 show in February, the Chicago Auto Show launched a completely redesigned and updated Web site. The new ChicagoAutoShow.com offers visitors an interactive look at the nation's largest auto show and provides an unequaled virtual auto show experience.

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Chicago Auto Show Photograph Takes First Prize

Sep 21, 2010 02:21 PM

A photograph taken at the 2010 Chicago Auto Show won First Place in this year's International Association of Exhibitions and Events' (IAEE) 2010 Art of Show Competition, thanks to the efforts of photography company Oscar Einzig.

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Plainfield Woman Wins New Toyota Prius at Chicago Auto Show

Feb 24, 2010 05:43 PM

Maxine Sienko, a 67-year-old resident of Plainfield, has won a 2010 Toyota Prius, courtesy of the Chicagoland Toyota Dealers.

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Consumers pick their favorite vehicles and exhibit at the 2010 Chicago Auto Show

Feb 21, 2010 12:00 AM

Consumer voters proclaimed their favorites in five categories in the Chicago Auto Show's fifth annual “Best of Show” balloting.

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Auto Show Chief Jerry Cizek To Receive BBB Lifetime Achievement Award

Feb 19, 2010 12:00 AM

Jerry H. Cizek III, retiring president of the Chicago Automobile Trade Association and general manager of the Chicago Auto Show, will be the initial recipient of the James E. Baumhart Lifetime Achievement Award from the Better Business Bureau of Chicago and Northern Illinois.

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7/28/2015 5:17:19 PM

Remember the Hyundai Santa Cruz you saw at last year's show? Reports state this concept will be approved for production beginning this November: http://bit.ly/1OA00ye

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Earlier this week, we had the chance to attend the Midwest Automotive Media Association Track School at Gingerman Raceway. What an experience! http://bit.ly/1CVAtPi #MAMATrackSchool

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7/28/2015 9:07:13 PM

@MenWhoBlog @Dodge @ChiAutoShow thankfully I got that all figured out

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@ChiAutoShow @dodomesticdad Perfect! Looking forward to it! #MenWhoBlog

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@7onashoestring @dodomesticdad I bet, well we'll be in touch!

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RT @PVanderVossen: A9: Love Auto Shows, and the great reveals on press day. Enjoyed @NYAutoShow but @ChiAutoShow is more fun. #MenWhoBlog

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@7onashoestring @dodomesticdad Yes but the both of you!

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RT @7onashoestring: Yes! @dodomesticdad was there this year but I have yet to attend! Heard great things! #MenWhoBlog https://t.co/Uk8OV8T