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Catalyst Ranch Launches Parties-To-Go

By |2020-04-24T15:29:24-05:00April 23rd, 2020|Categories: Press Release, Special Events|

  Catalyst Ranch Launches Parties-To-Go – A Creative Way for You to Host a Virtual Birthday Party CHICAGO, Ill. – April 23, 2020 – Social distancing requirements amid the COVID-19 pandemic have put a strain on the economy and social lives. For parents everywhere, keeping children entertained during a lockdown can have its challenges, and of [...]

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A note from our Founder, on health and safety

By |2020-03-13T15:17:54-05:00March 13th, 2020|Categories: Meetings, Special Events|

  To our valued clients and guests, As everyone knows, things are changing every day with updates regarding COVID-19. At Catalyst Ranch, what remains a constant is our top priority: the health of you, our visitors. And just as all of our rooms are visually bright and inviting, so is our attitude toward providing a safe [...]

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17th Anniversary: Celebrating Community, Women Entrepreneurs

By |2019-11-07T18:29:32-06:00November 7th, 2019|Categories: Anniversary Party, Entrepreneurs, Fundraisers, Special Events|Tags: |

We know how to throw a party with purpose! Lets recap our 17th Anniversary Party lifting up our community of women entrepreneurs... It’s the one event we look forward to the most, each year. And we’re all just beside ourselves with how swell this 17th Catalyst #Ranch Anniversary was. For each of our Anniversaries, we include [...]

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Ranch Hand Hello: Special Events Manager Erika!

By |2019-10-11T13:49:39-05:00October 11th, 2019|Categories: Employees, Interviews, Special Events, Uncategorized, Weddings|Tags: , |

Give a Ranch Hand Hello to Our Special Events Manager Erika! With our jubilant, colorful atmosphere, Catalyst Ranch is the perfect venue for more than creative meetings: we host the most memorable special events, too. And because hosting those special events—Weddings, Fundraisers, Mitzvahs and more—has its own herd of boxes to check, we have someone on [...]

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People-Pleasing Holiday Party Packages

By |2019-09-12T10:04:27-05:00September 11th, 2019|Categories: Special Events, Uncategorized|Tags: |

For a select few humans in society, there’s a crushing fear that keeps us up at night: that the company holiday party will suck. Yes, most folks don’t have to worry about that. Most folks aren’t tasked with planning, designing and booking the company party. But for the handful of folks on whom that noble duty [...]

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Fundraisers and More: Putting Parties Together!

By |2019-05-16T14:45:32-05:00May 15th, 2019|Categories: Catalyst Ranch, Creative Spaces, Employees, Events, Fundraisers, Interviews, Meet, Special Events, Weddings|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

You probably know what our main line of business is hosting corporate and nonprofit meetings. What you may not already know is that we host a variety of celebrations and special events, too. And when it comes to fundraisers, our #vibrantvenue is the perfect environment for impressing donors and engaging supporters. Get to know our Social [...]

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How to Choose a Special Events Venue: The Must-Have Checklist

By |2018-04-26T16:54:18-05:00June 29th, 2017|Categories: Catalyst Ranch, Events, Featured Blog, July, Special Events|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

How to Choose a Special Events Venue: The Must-Have Checklist By Kim Jean This is how to choose a special events venue. You arm yourself with the must-have special events checklist. What is on the checklist you ask? First, imagine this: The day you planned for is here, everything is perfect, guests are having the time [...]

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Allie from improve it! on Why the Space Matters

By |2020-02-19T18:30:40-06:00February 24th, 2017|Categories: Guest Blog, Meetings, Special Events|Tags: , |

For this week's blog, we present a guest post from one of our esteemed guest clients, improve it! Chicago. Recognized frequently by the Chicago Innovation Awards committee, improve it! Chicago delivers teambuilding and consulting for companies. And they return time and again to Catalyst Ranch to host their sought-after public workshop teaching the foundations of improv comedy [...]

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