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ARAChi: 12.04.18 Retail, Tech & YOU!

Retail, Tech & YOU – ARA’s final event of the year features fireside chats and TEDx-style presentations covering everything from the truth behind retail stores and eCommerce to the importance of building your own brand and being your own career champion to stories from the trenches featuring some of Chicago’s favorite retailers. We’ll kick-off with Anna Frazzetto, CDTO & President, Technology Solutions, Harvey Nash, Inc., sharing results from the most recent ARA Women in Tech Survey. We’ll then move to learning from other industry experts and inspiring leaders. Event Line-Up Fireside Chat: The Truth Behind Retail Stores & eCommerce Anna Hight Baskin, Senior Director, Business Intelligence & Strategy, Brookfield Properties Trish Lukasik, CEO, Luxury Garage Sale Fireside Chat: The Importance of Building Your Own Brand & Being Your Own Career Champion Dorri McWhorter, CEO, YWCA Metropolitan Chicago Penny Queller, Senior Vice President & General Manager, Monster Lightning Talks: We Ask the Question & You Learn from the Response Shayna Harris, Chief Growth Officer, Farmer's Fridge Meghan Hurley, Senior Brand Marketing Manager, Trunk Club But wait, there’s more! With the holidays fast approaching, we couldn’t think of a better time to take over Brookfield Properties' HQ and beautiful downtown space. A holiday pop-up not to be missed, you’ll walk away both inspired by the content and relieved to check-off some of your shopping needs (and maybe get something special for yourself along the way). See you there!

Start: Tue Dec 4th 5:30pm

End: Tue Dec 4th 8:45pm

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