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117 Companies
Vivid Seats
Consumer Web • eCommerce
Vivid Seats is the largest independent online ticket marketplace, sending tens of millions of fans to live events. Experiences Matter- which is why we continue to grow year over year. Working at Vivid Seats provides an opportunity to scale our best in class platform, allowing our fans to sit closer and see more.

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500
Local Employees
Chicago
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Fooda
Events • Food
We believe a workplace food program is something employees should love and look forward to every day. Powered by technology and a network of over 1,000 restaurants, Fooda feeds hungry people at work through our ongoing food programs located within companies and office buildings. We are now in 17 major US cities from coast to coast.

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130
Local Employees
Chicago
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Kapow
Events
Kapow, now a Cvent company, 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.
85
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Chicago
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GiveSmart by 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.

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115
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Westmont
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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.

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27
Local Employees
Chicago
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Evolve Security
Edtech • Events
A technical cyber security services firm dedicated to improving your security posture where you are most vulnerable. Evolve Security is focused on working alongside and educating your current security, DevOps and IT staff on how to assess, test and resolve your security vulnerabilities throughout the full security lifecycle.
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Crafty
Events • Food
Crafty helps offices craft a better workplace. People spend more time at work than they do anywhere else, and the companies who win the war for talent constantly enhance the employee experience. Crafty helps companies stay ahead of the curve by managing the ever-evolving world of the in-office employee experience. We make work feel good.
55
Local Employees
Chicago
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Pearachute
Edtech • Events
Pearachute is a new way to help your child discover and explore activities that best fit your family’s schedule. From ballet to baseball, Pearachute gives you flexibility and variety — all in one monthly membership.
10
Local Employees
Chicago
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Obama Foundation
Digital Media • Events
SpotMe
Events • Software
SpotMe is the leading technology and service provider of mobile 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.

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33
Local Employees
Chicago
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PartySlate
Consumer Web • Events
PartySlate is the first digital platform designed specifically for event professionals — a better way to showcase their work, build their brands, and drive leads. With PartySlate, event planners, decor companies, venues, photographers, caterers, entertainers, and more can showcase unlimited photos of their work to reach party hosts of all kinds.

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16
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Chicago
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Commit
Events • Other
Commit lets you easily collect money from and share information with a group - letting you focus on enjoying the experience as opposed to worrying about the details.
5
Local Employees
Chicago
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Dabble
Consumer Web • Edtech
Founded in 2011, Dabble is building technology to power the world's largest in-person skill sharing collective. We foster social experiences that fulfill people's desires to learn new things without over-committing themselves. Dabble makes it easy for event partners of all types to list events and provides a market of curious lifelong learners.
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Local Employees
Chicago
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Lettuce Entertain You Enterprises
Events • Food
Voted Top Workplaces 2018 (Chicago Tribune) ... OPEN ON EARTH SINCE 1971: Lettuce Entertain You Restaurants (LEYE) is an independent, family-owned restaurant group based in Chicago with more than 130 establishments in Illinois, Minnesota, Maryland, Nevada, California, Virginia and Washington, D.C. We’re proud to offer a Culture of Caring.

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AerialSpaces
Cloud • Events
AerialSpaces is a full-service virtual event SaaS platform.
Chicago
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Accelevents
Events • Software
Accelevents is a mobile fundraising and event ticketing platform. We power silent auctions and donation pages through online and mobile bidding, while also offering a full end-to-end event ticketing platform. Using our system, event hosts can create a fundraiser or begin selling custom tickets in minutes.
1
Local Employees
Chicago
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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
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Omnium Blockchain
Angel or VC Firm • Blockchain
Omnium is Chicago’s first and only blockchain innovation ecosystem.
3
Local Employees
Chicago
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Meeting Tomorrow
Events • Information Technology
Meeting Tomorrow is the behind-the-scenes magic that makes events run smoothly, from small sales meetings to massive conferences. We provide technology, audio visual equipment, and production expertise for more than 10,000 events every year nationwide. Based in Chicago’s Albany Park neighborhood, we’re a group of 100 friendly, hard-working people.

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90
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Chicago
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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
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Chicago
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