3 Big, Easy Tips for a Green Meeting

By | April 6th, 2017|Categories: Creative Spaces, Events, Meeting Tip|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

  Believe it or not, for an industry that is all about people and forging connections between them, the Meeting and Event industry generates a lot of waste. From all the handouts, to the food and even where all the furniture comes from, meetings and events leave a fairly sizable carbon footprint. At Catalyst Ranch, "green" [...]

#WeddingWednesday: To DIY or Not to DIY?

By | November 26th, 2014|Categories: #WeddingWednesday, Catalyst Ranch, Create|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Welcome Guest Blogger, Meg White!  Meg and Josh got married in the Cha Cha Room and had their reception in the Polka Room at Catalyst Ranch earlier this year.  Here’s some advice from a savvy bride who’s been there!  Meg is a Chicago-based writer/editor and the managing editor for REALTOR® Magazine.  When I got engaged, I [...]

#WeddingWednesday: Same Love LGBT Wedding Expo

By | March 12th, 2014|Categories: #WeddingWednesday, Catalyst Ranch, Inspire|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Welcome back to #WeddingWednesday, our semi weekly column where we bring you wedding tips, tricks, crafts, interviews, and interesting Chicago wedding happenings. Our superstar Special Events Team will be attending the upcoming Same Love, Same Rights® LGBT Wedding Expo in Chicago!  This year, we’ll be celebrating the enactment of full marriage rights in Illinois!  The Expo [...]

#WeddingWednesday: One Stop Shopping for your Green Wedding

By | January 29th, 2014|Categories: #WeddingWednesday, Catalyst Ranch, Inspire|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Welcome back to #WeddingWednesday, our semi weekly column where we bring you wedding tips, tricks, crafts, interviews, and interesting Chicago wedding happenings.  Considering a green wedding?  Eco-conscious weddings are on the rise - and why wouldn't they be? Green weddings can be just as fabulous as conventional weddings, but without the waste and the expense.  Reduce [...]