Since 1982, ABC Communications, Inc created a full-service marketing communications, event planning and PR firm. Additionally, ABC is the publisher of informational resource publications that support upscale boutiques and businesses, particularly along Chicago's North Shore and in other suburbs north, northwest and west of the city. Businesses we have worked with include jewelers, auto dealers (Jaguar, Lamborghini, Porsche, Bentley), designers of gowns and jackets (including furs and leather), top restaurants and custom home builders. We provide advertising and public relations, identity campaigns and the best event planning (business and consumer) around.
We also work with area charities, integrating fund raising into business events.
Current publications include Shore: The Art of Midwest Living, circulated to high income families in Illinois, Indiana, Michigan and Wisconsin and promoting charitable activities in those states, and Lifestyle, the Community Source Book for Chicago's North and Northwest suburbs, a guide for executives and others moving to this area.
Kristin Anderson, Certified Wedding Consultant and Owner of Weddings and Events by Kristin, is here to help you plan the day which you've always dreamed. Whether planning a large scale wedding, the perfect baby shower, or a Holiday party, Weddings and Events by Kristin will exceed your expectations. Blending together creativity, advice, assistance, and inspiration, with precise attention to detail, and an easy going personality, Kristin is the planner for you! Kristin and her team can help with everything from planning your entire event, day of coordination, and everything in between. We offer 4 packages an hourly rate and can customize a package to fit your needs.
968 Styled Events & Design believes in going the extra mile to provide the “AH!” factor for an unforgettable experience. We are dedicated to bringing your vision to life and do so with dazzling charisma and a highly personalized touch. From conception to execution, we place a high value on constant communication, creativity, and quality, leaving no detail to chance. 968 is boutique in size, but big on standing out and we’d love to be a part of making your event a memorable one!
Planning your wedding can be overwhelming, but taking the time to choose the right venue, caterer, photographer, DJ, and other vendors will help create an unforgettable experience for you and your guests. Consider these tips as you begin your search and learn from the experiences of other brides. Read More