Catalyst Ranch is Chicago's most creative Meeting and Special Events Space.

The Creative World of Play with Corporate Event Interactive

By | 2017-04-27T13:22:28+00:00 December 7th, 2016|Categories: Entrepreneurs, Events, Innovation, Interviews, Problem Solving, Puzzles, Teambuilding, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Jodi Whitlock of Corporate Event Interactive tells us about how their team got started, where she likes to vacation (don't forget the wine!) and what's coming up for CEI. What made you get into this business? CEI began as a traditional event planning company. We quickly discovered an affinity for the teambuilding and interactive part of [...]

Meeting Tip of the Day for 8/8/16

By | 2017-04-27T13:22:32+00:00 August 9th, 2016|Categories: Create, Creativity, Meeting Tip, Teambuilding, Tip, Tip of the Day|Tags: , , , , , |

If you are looking to take your meeting to the next level, one of the best ways is to mix in a teambuilding exercise. Whether you are combining groups, shaking up your corporate structure, or just trying to get your co-workers to gel better, an activity that revolves around doing something together can do wonders.  Actively engaging [...]

Meet Fab Flora, an avant-garde, eco-friendly floral design studio

By | 2017-04-27T13:22:50+00:00 January 27th, 2015|Categories: Catalyst Ranch, Meet|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The Carnival is coming!!   Drum roll please. . . Announcing the second annual Creative Meeting Carnival at Catalyst Ranch on February 23!  Join us to explore the possibilities for your creative corporate meetings in 2015 and beyond!  Meet our partner vendors and learn more about how their diverse offerings that can help you make meeting [...]

How to Select the Best Summer Event from Management’s Perspective

By | 2017-04-27T13:22:51+00:00 December 9th, 2014|Categories: Catalyst Ranch, Meet|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Keep your spirits high as you bundle up and hunker down this winter by daydreaming about how lovely summers are in Chicago!  Summer means sunny neighborhood festivals, biking on the lakefront path, movies in the park, and your company’s summer event!  Beat the winter blues by thinking of all the fun you and your team are [...]