Unions Helping Chicago Land New Trade Shows, ConventionsMayor Emanuel says Chicago is getting more convention and trade show business largely because of unprecedented cooperation with the local labor unions, reports WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore.
Officials Discuss How To Keep Chicago Conventions CompetitiveGov. Pat Quinn, Mayor Rahm Emanuel and other elected leaders met Tuesday to talk about ways to make shows at McCormick Place less costly in the face of recent court rulings.
Chicago To Host Gay Travel Convention City chosen partly for its "vibrant and diverse'' gay community.
McCormick Place Offering New IncentivesMcCormick Place is further sweetening the pot to keep conventions in Chicago.