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Party Photos: Cocktails in Chicago

At Room 22, August 19, 2004

Posted August 30, 2004

Even in the City of Big Shoulders, there's room for everyone to get in on the fun. At our most recent Chicago party, a very friendly waiter—an aspiring writer himself, perhaps?—served up tasty apps and photo ops, and everyone had a great time.

Photographs by Nancy Simon.

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Freelance writer Mark Paul and mb hostess Erin Burke.


Metromix.com event writer Laura Baginski and Pioneer Press reporter Lindsay Beller.


Freelance writer Ari Bendersky and Metromix.com writer Laura Baginski pose with Room 22 server Patrick.


Freelance writer Ed Cooper and ghostwriter and editor Joan-Marie Moss.


Jeff Hartvigsen, Orbitz's Bridgett Niekamp, and Digital Bootcamp's Michael Carruth.


Chicago Reader staff writer Ted McClelland and copywriter Kathy Layng.


Freelance writer Manya Kacz, freelance writer Leigh Page, Arnold Hoffman, and ACGME communications manager Julie Jacob.


PR director Julia Shell, PCI editorial director Jim Schneider, and Windy City Marketing copywriter Allison Enright.


Chicago Tribune designers Hugo Espinoza, Elaine Malko, Doug George, and Catherine Nichols.


Liberty Suburban Publishing staff writer Yvonne Zusel, freelance writer Erin Carlson, and freelance writer Kate Jones.


Chicago magazine special publications editor Jan Parr, Metromix.com product manager Leigh Behrens, and Room 22 server Patrick.


Automotive Body Repair News senior editor Mark Johnson and U.S. Newswire account manager Laura Whited.


Gapers Block editor Andrew Huff and freelance writer Mike Kennedy.


Audio Boutique director of business affairs Jason Feldman, freelance writer Jennifer Lyng, and columnist Jacquee Thomas.

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