Chicago’s Marketing Community Celebrates
BrittenChicago Grand Opening in the City’s South
Nation’s Premier Provider of High-Quality, Large-Format Banner Solutions Breezes into the Windy City
with State-of-the-Art Showroom
March 17, 2010 11:35 AM Eastern Daylight Time
CHICAGO--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--More than 250 movers and shakers from Chicago’s marketing
community gathered recently to toast the grand opening of BrittenChicago and, with the help of Chicago’s 2nd Ward
Alderman Bob Fioretti, officially welcomed Britten to the Windy City.
The stunning new Michigan Avenue showroom represents the first brick-and-mortar location for parent company
Britten Inc. and marks a big step in Britten’s future growth plans.
“We’re so thrilled to open BrittenChicago—to be able to showcase Britten’s incredible capabilities up close, and
become the go-to creative solution partner to Chicago’s vibrant business and marketing community,” cooed Britten
President/CEO Paul Britten. "The response, so far, has been amazing.”
Grand opening attendees included key influencers from Chicago’s corporate, advertising, marketing and public
relations communities, all of whom rubbed shoulders with Britten executives and explored BrittenChicago’s
showroom location and displays, while noshing on gourmet food and swaying to the soulful tunes of Chicago’s
legendary Mighty Blue Kings.
BrittenChicago features a 3,000 sq. ft. fully-equipped, state-of-the-art facility located on Michigan Avenue in the
city’s South Loop neighborhood. The gorgeous new location provides the ideal backdrop for displaying Britten’s
plethora of products, and enables the company to interact with, service and build relationships among a large,
diverse group of businesses.
“The feedback has been tremendous. Folks are blown away by Britten’s staggering array of capabilities,” said
veteran sports marketer and BrittenChicago Managing Director Matt Alexander on Britten’s move into Chicago.
“As a former Britten customer myself, I know first