McCormick Place Expects To Generate $1.2 Billion For City And State This Coming Year, With Impact Well Beyond Convention CenterMcCormick Place is expecting to generate $1.2 billion for the City of Chicago and the State of Illinois this coming year – not too shabby at all considering the COVID-19 pandemic.
Return Of Trade Shows To McCormick Place Is Good News For Hotels, Workers, And The Chicago EconomyJobs, jobs, jobs - the return of trade shows and even the Auto Show at McCormick Place is a welcome sign for laid off workers.
Trade Show Losses At McCormick Place Amid Pandemic Has Cost Nearly $1.7 BillionMore than $1.5 billion – that is the impact the coronavirus has had just at McCormick Place this year.
Trade Show Organizers Want Answers From City, State On When And Whether They Can Hold Events At McCormick PlaceMcCormick Place typically generates nearly $2 billion a year to Chicago's economy. The CBS 2 Investigators reached out to every single event planned there between now and the end of the year.
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.
2 Big Trade Shows Agree To Stay At McCormick PlaceTwo major trade shows have extended their commitments to Chicago's mammoth McCormick Place.
Deal Reached To Cut Costs Of Shows At McCormick Place, Navy PierChicago might have become more attractive to trade shows and conventions.