• Meet Chicago Northwest Partners Gather at 2019 Annual Partnership Meeting

     
    POSTED May 16, 2019
     
  • Meet Chicago Northwest Partners Gather at 2019 Annual Partnership Meeting

     
    POSTED May 16, 2019
     
  • Meet Chicago Northwest Partners Gather at 2019 Annual Partnership Meeting

     
    POSTED May 16, 2019
     
  • Meet Chicago Northwest Partners Gather at 2019 Annual Partnership Meeting

     
    POSTED May 16, 2019
     
  • Meet Chicago Northwest Partners Gather at 2019 Annual Partnership Meeting

     
    POSTED May 16, 2019
     

At the Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center Hotel, Meet Chicago Northwest, professionals gathered to celebrate Chicago Northwest tourism at the 2019 Annual Partnership Meeting. The flourishing Chicago Northwest area wasn’t the only cause for celebration. Partners of the Meet Chicago Northwest organization also convened to celebrate National Travel & Tourism Week and recognize the merit of five of the area’s hospitality industry professionals.

For the past several years, this event has served as a networking event for the partners of Meet Chicago Northwest. President Dave Parulo describes the meeting as a great way for their partners to build relationships. “I believe our partners find value in sharing quality time together. It is also our opportunity to get them excited about the high impact that Chicago Northwest tourism has on each of our lives,” he says. 

The following honorees were recognized for their admirable work in the industry:

Andy-John Kalkounos Chicago Prime Italian Restaurant
Past Board Chair Award
 
Sarah BillmeyerHyatt Regency Schaumburg Chicago
Sales Leader of the Year Award
 
Maral Sosi Abrahamian Westin Chicago Northwest
Support Leader of the Year
 
Antoinette GonzalesAries Charter
Service Leader of the Year

Linda Karch - Retired
Chairman’s Award

After several months of renovations, the DoubleTree by Hilton Philadelphia-Valley Forge is now open as the Alloy – King of Prussia, a DoubleTree by Hilton.

 

After almost 20 years of vacancy, the Cook County Hospital in Chicago will be put to use once again. A $150 million adaptive reuse project restored the historic, 106-year-old hospital, which has become a combined Hyatt Place and Hyatt House hotel, as well as medical offices, a museum, a food hall and more. While the opening is multi-phased, the hotels are scheduled to open in late July.  

 

Doctors, nurses, grocery store employees and more were essential to sustaining the continued stay-at-home orders that helped fight the spread of COVID-19. Such workers put their health at risk for the benefit of society, and Nakoma Resort and the Lost Sierra Chamber of Commerce want to recognize them for their efforts through the “Send Your Heroes” campaign.