The Media Research Club of Chicago’s 1997 Media Research & Marketing Expo will be held at The Drake Hotel from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. For info on exhibiting or attending, call Sheryl Harkins at (312) 819-5588.
The Minneapolis Creative Summit combines the annual Advertising Federation Copywriters and Art Directors Show with a debate on creativity between Mike Hughes of The Martin Agency and Jeff Goodby of Goodby, Silverstein & Partners. For info, call Ann Baxter at
The Chicago Advertising Federation honors Ralph Rydholm, chief executive officer of Euro RSCG Tatham, and presents him the AAF Silver Medal for career achievements. The event is at the Hotel Inter-Continental, beginning at 6 p.m. For info, call Karen Smith at (847) 375-4834.
Chicago Advertising Federation luncheon features USA Today columnist Dottie Enrico speaking on “What Consumers Really Think About Your Advertising.” The event, at the Westin Hotel, begins at 11:30 a.m. For info, call the CAF at (847) 375-4728.