Events Startups in Chicago | Built In Chicago

Events Startups Chicago

Sort by

List of Events startups in Chicago

99 Companies
Vivid Seats
eCommerce • Events
Building on 16 years of profitable growth, Vivid Seats is the largest independent online ticket marketplace, sending over 20,000 fans to live events every day. This year, we unseated major rivals and secured exclusive new partnerships with iconic brands like ESPN and Sports Illustrated.

Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Onsite Gym
+15
500
Local Employees
Chicago
Location
SpotMe
Events • Software
SpotMe is the leading technology and service provider of enterprise engagement platforms with focus on live events, virtual and hybrid meetings and long-term engagement. It provides enterprise solutions that include apps, platform and support services, as well as professional services to facilitate the adoption of the solutions.

Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
401(K)
+10
33
Local Employees
Chicago
Location
Community Brands
Events • Social Impact
Community Brands provides technology and engagement platforms to membership organizations, schools and nonprofits to help them better manage mission-critical operations and relationships. Our suite of connected solutions provide flexibility and choice for organizations looking for the best solution, regardless of their size.

Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
+15
115
Local Employees
Westmont
Location
Eved
Events • Payments
Eved is the only B2B digital payment and spend management software solution for the $770 billion dollar Meetings & Events category. Our platform vastly improves the process and methods that large corporations use to request, order and pay for event services.

401(K) Matching
Dental Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Stocked Kitchen
+1
27
Local Employees
Chicago
Location
ALUMinate Inc.
Edtech • Events
ALUMinate's goal is to mobilize the latent and vast philanthropic power of regional alumni so every student will have access to opportunities.
4
Local Employees
Chicago
Location
Entertainment Cruises
Events • Food
Entertainment Cruises is the nation’s largest dining and sightseeing cruise company with a fleet of 36 ships in cities that include: Baltimore, Boston, Chicago, National Harbor, MD, Norfolk, VA, Philadelphia, New York, Washington, D.C. and Weehawken, NJ.
Chicago
Location
The Paramount Group
Events • Food
The Paramount Group is a hospitality and lifestyle group focused on creating exceptional customer experiences through food, service, and surroundings, and comprised of a collection of eight brands; Paramount Events, Eden, The Lakewood, Lake Street Staffing, HighGround, Spaces at 1756, West Lake Market and Paramount Fresh.
300
Local Employees
Chicago
Location
Kapow
Events
Kapow is the world's leading corporate events platform, offering unique experiences that are easy to book, drive bottom-line results and don't break the bank. Simply put, we help businesses grow by giving them an unfair amount of face time with their customers, partners and teams.
117
Local Employees
Chicago
Location
INXPO
Software • Events
At INXPO, we make the business world small again by helping leaders communicate with large audiences through engaging and motivating video experiences that spur innovation, increase operating efficiency, and drive revenue. INXPO Solutions include: Business TV, Webcasting, and Online Events
110
Local Employees
Chicago
Location
Techweek
Events • Digital Media
Techweek is a 7-day technology conference and festival that celebrates and enables innovation ecosystems in five cities across the country: Chicago, Detroit, New York, Los Angeles, and Miami.With Techweek as a conduit, a spotlight is able to shine on each individual technology community, providing entrepreneurs, innovators, influencers, and...
16
Local Employees
Chicago
Location
MeetPeopleChicago.com
Events

Connecting young Chicagoans an event at a time.

2
Local Employees
BeeReminded
News + Entertainment • Events

Imagine if there was a way to keep up with events you are interested in without giving up control of your inbox, fumbling around with clunky calendars or sifting through noisy social media. 

BeeReminded is a mobile app that puts the most popular events in television, movies, music, festivals and more straight at your fingertips. Set reminders with a...

5
Local Employees
Chicago
Location
Proxfinity
Events • Big Data
Proxfinity is a patented wearable platform for the corporate engagement & meeting industry. Using a networking smart badge, apps & data dashboards, our platform visually connects people to their most valuable conversations, automates lead generation and captures and analyzes data sets that improve business operations & increases event attendance.
10
Local Employees
Chicago
Location
EVENTup
Events
EVENTup is the world’s largest online marketplace for event spaces. Featuring over 15,000 venues in 300 U.S. cities, EVENTup makes it easy to find and reserve the perfect space for any occasion. From art galleries, lofts and warehouses to banquet halls, rooftop bars and conference centers, EVENTup is the only site that covers all types of spaces....
20
Local Employees
Chicago
Location
Origin Development & IT
Events • Virtual Reality
Origin Development provides custom development services to the events industry and the Chicago startup community. Our team is made up of full-stack technology experts. We provide custom web & mobile application development, virtual & augmented reality development, live streaming, event IT solutions and more.
2
Local Employees
North Riverside
Location
CloudSpotter Technologies
Events
CloudSpotter is a an advanced photo analytics technology company. Its platform and applications enable true zero-click private photo sharing, providing seamless photo access in conjunction with unprecedented privacy safeguards. People shouldn’t have to search for their photos, rather – their photos should find them.
5
Local Employees
Chicago
Location
Tagkast
Events • Social Media
Tagkast is an enterprise social platform that event marketers use to engage with event guests, capture leads, and spread brand content on social media.Our proprietary software is built around key motivators of consumer engagement and leads the event technology industry with unmatched rates of crowd participation, social sharing, and digital...
21
Local Employees
Chicago
Location
Sin Label
Events • Social Media

Current electronic music event promotions strategies are inefficient and expensive.

Currently, leading Event Creators are forced to pour money into street teams, promoters, email blasts, and social media spamming. In order to promote “better”, event creators have only one option; push harder on promotions and scale up manpower. As it stands there is...

5
Local Employees
Chicago
Location
VENTURE UP Team Building
Events
VENTURE UP (est. 1983) delivers FUN team building, CSR events & training programs to boost employee engagement and energize workplace culture. Thanks to 250k + clients, Venture Up is the leading team building provider worldwide. Top events include Amazing Race, Strategic Games, Bike Building for CSR & Minute-to-Win-it.
5
Local Employees
Chicago
Location
August Jackson
Agency • Events
For organizations that require highly-engaged people to realize their mission, August Jackson is the brand engagement agency that puts purpose into practice. Unlike other agencies that focus on isolated channels or tactics, we focus on aligning beliefs and behaviors to strengthen culture, build community and drive success.

Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
+19
35
Local Employees
Chicago
Location
Conferences i/o
Events
Conferences i/o improves audience participation, engagement and learning outcomes at events by allowing attendees to interact with presentation content in real-time, right from their mobile device.
Chicago
Location
OptionIt
Events • Sports
OptionIt gives loyal fans access to the most anticipated events of the year. It's a fan-centric, low-cost, no obligation solution where venues see more revenue.

Flexible Work Schedule
Casual Dress
9
Local Employees
Chicago
Location
InstaBottles
Other • Events

InstaBottles is the OpenTable for Instant VIP bottle service reservation at thriving nightclubs and lounges.

 

6
Local Employees

Events Jobs in Chicago

UX Designer

Vivid Seats
Chicago
1 day ago
+16
As a UX Designer you will work closely with Product Managers, Developers and other UX team members to create compelling solutions and product features that make the ticket buying experience great. You'll work in a highly collaborative and fast paced environment, impacting tens of thousands of daily users on our public and internal facing platforms.

Business Development Manager (Chicago, IL)

SpotMe
Chicago
1 day ago
+11
SpotMe is a global technology and service provider with the vision of transforming meetings and inspiring event participants. For the past decade our team has delivered apps and interactive engagement solutions for thousands of events and millions of participants around the world. With our industry unparalleled experience, we have not only built the most robust event app but also the most comprehensive solution suite on the market. We are young, hard-working, profitable, hungry, not backed by venture capitalists and proud to propel our company to the next level.

Business Development Representative (Chicago, IL)

SpotMe
Chicago
1 day ago
+11
SpotMe is a global technology and service provider with the vision of transforming meetings and inspiring event participants. For the past decade our team has delivered apps and interactive engagement solutions for thousands of events and millions of participants around the world. With our industry unparalleled experience, we have not only built the most robust event app but also the most comprehensive solution suite on the market. We are young, hard-working, profitable, hungry, not backed by venture capitalists and proud to propel our company to the next level.

Product Support Specialist- 3rd Shift

Eved
Chicago
2 days ago
Eved was founded in 2010 by technology entrepreneur, Talia Mashiach, with the aspirations of creating a platform that automates the buying and selling for events. She saw a problem with a $770 billion industry muddled with manual, outdated processes that were hindering the most powerful asset to a company: human connections. Today, Eved is still growing with more than $300 million in event commerce running through it and continues to strive to

Data Engineer II - Software

Vivid Seats
Chicago
2 days ago
+16
As a Data Engineer, you will build applications and tooling in support of Vivid Seats Data domain. You will help design and build data-oriented applications and services for both internal use and by our productions systems. You will be responsible for extracting data from multiple disparate sources, data cleansing/wrangling, batch processing and streaming of data feeds, and support the data...
Love Chicago Love your job