Welcome, Advertising Professionals, Runners, Food Technologists and Entrepreneurs!

Here are the trade shows coming up at McCormick Place in Chicago.

  • ASI Show! (July 12 – 14) – At the ASI SHOW (Advertising Specialty Institute®), help your business grow by networking with suppliers, decorators and distributors within the advertising specialty industry. The action-packed schedule features exhibits promoting the newest and most unique items, the industry’s largest education conference and nonstop networking opportunities. Much more than a “scan-and-go” show, you’ll have the opportunity to expand your industry relationships, learn the latest trends and discuss your sales goals and clients’ needs face to face with leading suppliers. Registration is open! Please visit http://www.asishow.com/ to register and learn more.

Why spend extra bucks to stay in the congestion of Downtown Chicago or McCormick Place? Save up to 40% at each of the four hotels in Burr Ridge! Rated Chicago’s #1 suburb! When your feet are tired from standing or walking all day, and your head is full of new information…. and all you crave is a good meal and a comfortable bed, make your way to one of the four hotels in Burr Ridge; Chicago Marriott Southwest at Burr Ridge, SpringHill Suites Burr Ridge, Extended StayAmerica Burr Ridge, and the Crowne Plaza Burr Ridge (opening Summer 2016).

  • Rock n’ Roll Marathon (July 15 – 17) – Join fellow runners for a weekend of activities in the Windy City. Start off the weekend with the Health & Fitness Expo at McCormick Place on Friday and Saturday and get ready for the 5K run on Saturday or the Half Marathon and/or 10K on Sunday. Runners, make sure to stop by the Expo to pick up your race packets. The Expo is free and open to the public and features the latest in running technologies, fitness apparel, health and nutrition information and interactive displays. To learn more about the Expo and the races, please visit http://www.runrocknroll.com/chicago/.

Why spend extra bucks to stay in the congestion of Downtown Chicago or McCormick Place? Save up to 40% at each of the four hotels in Burr Ridge! Rated Chicago’s #1 suburb! When your feet are tired from standing or walking all day, and your head is full of new information…. and all you crave is a good meal and a comfortable bed, make your way to one of the four hotels in Burr Ridge; Chicago Marriott Southwest at Burr Ridge, SpringHill Suites Burr Ridge, Extended StayAmerica Burr Ridge, and the Crowne Plaza Burr Ridge (opening Summer 2016).

  • IFT 16 (July 16 – 19) – Add IFT 16 (Institute of Food Technologists) to your calendar and get ready to discover the industry’s best science, most innovative strategies, and newest solutions to inform your work and improve your business. Connect directly with the professionals leading these advances — more than 23,000 top food science and technology experts from more than 90 countries, representing the most prominent organizations in the global food sector. Registration is open! Please visit http://am-fe.ift.org/cms/ to register now.

Why spend extra bucks to stay in the congestion of Downtown Chicago or McCormick Place? Save up to 40% at each of the four hotels in Burr Ridge! Rated Chicago’s #1 suburb! When your feet are tired from standing or walking all day, and your head is full of new information…. and all you crave is a good meal and a comfortable bed, make your way to one of the four hotels in Burr Ridge; Chicago Marriott Southwest at Burr Ridge, SpringHill Suites Burr Ridge, Extended StayAmerica Burr Ridge, and the Crowne Plaza Burr Ridge (opening Summer 2016).

  • Sage Summit (July 25 – 28) – Sage Summit is a one-of-a-kind learning, training, and networking event for small and medium businesses. You’ll get all the hands-on product training and one-on-one support you need to run and grow your business. You’ll also have three full days of dynamic celebrity speakers and thought leaders delivering presentations relevant to all businesses. Network with other Sage customers, partners, and business experts. Rock on at the outdoor celebration concert and lots more! To register and view the full schedule please visit http://www.sage.com/sage-summit.

Why spend extra bucks to stay in the congestion of Downtown Chicago or McCormick Place? Save up to 40% at each of the four hotels in Burr Ridge! Rated Chicago’s #1 suburb! When your feet are tired from standing or walking all day, and your head is full of new information…. and all you crave is a good meal and a comfortable bed, make your way to one of the four hotels in Burr Ridge; Chicago Marriott Southwest at Burr Ridge, SpringHill Suites Burr Ridge, Extended StayAmerica Burr Ridge, and the Crowne Plaza Burr Ridge (opening Summer 2016).

Just 15 miles south of Downtown Chicago on I-55 and a half mile south of I-294, the hotels in Burr Ridge promise to make your stay as comfortable as possible. We also welcome groups for large or small business meetings. Just contact the hotel of your choice to arrange for your conference space. Burr Ridge….four great hotels, four price points, plenty of great restaurants, free parking and a welcome break from the congestion and high prices of the big city.

It’s Better in Burr Ridge!