'Conversations from the Inside' Virtual Discussion: Ideas, Insights, and Resources for Chicago Amid COVID-19

In a new virtual discussion series dubbed "Conversations from the Inside," BizBash gives industry leaders in local markets a voice amid the COVID-19 outbreak. This week: Chicago.

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Hosts: BizBash editors Claire Hoffman and Ashton Pike
Guests: Tom Kehoe, Kehoe Designs, The Geraghty, BlackOak Technical Productions, and Floral Exhibits; Megan Williams, Field Museum; Lanie Hartman, BBJ Linen; and Jack Scafide, CORT Events

In this virtual discussion that marks the fifth part to a new BizBash digital series, dubbed "Conversations from the Inside"—which gives industry leaders in local markets a voice amid the COVID-19 outbreak—BizBash editors Claire Hoffman and Ashton Pike take to the Chicago market, chatting with local event professionals Tom Kehoe of Kehoe Designs, The Geraghty, BlackOak Technical Productions, and Floral Exhibits; Megan Williams of Field Museum; Lanie Hartman of BBJ Linen; and Jack Scafide of CORT Events. The panel discusses how they're using their resources to provide PPE and help healthcare workers, the importance of breaking down barriers with competitors, virtual events, what they're doing to stay optimistic and inspired, and more.

Up next: BizBash founder and chairman David Adler and Pike take to the Toronto market. Register here to tune in!

Running time: 59:47


Further Reading: See BizBash's coverage of how COVID-19 is affecting the event industry at bizbash.com/coronavirus.

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