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JT Provides Strategic Counsel for City Year Chicago Breakfast Event

On Tuesday, September 30, 2014, City Year Chicago hosted a breakfast to introduce Arnie Rivera, the City of Chicago’s new deputy chief of staff for education, to executive directors and board members from two dozen Chicago area, education-focused non-profits. The moderated conversation was led by City Year Chicago Executive Director Lisa Morrison Butler, and was …

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Chicago Department of Aviation hosts World Routes 2014

JT proudly provided the Chicago Department of Aviation with event and media support for World Routes 2014, the largest and most prestigious civil aviation event and airline route development forum in the world. More than 3,000 delegates from over 100 countries, 800 airports, 300 airlines and 200 tourism authorities attended. High-profile aviation executives from across the …

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JT provides event logistics for Advocate Trinity Hospital’s 2014 Gala

On Saturday, September 20th, Advocate Trinity Hospital celebrated their 2014 Gala with a “Shades of Pink: The Tapestry of Trinity” theme. JT once again provided event logistics for this annual event, which was held at the Museum of Science and Industry and benefitted breast health initiatives at Advocate Trinity Hospital. The theme of “Shades of Pink” …

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Advocate Condell Medical Center Celebrates 2014 Gala

On Saturday, September 20th, Advocate Condell Medical Center celebrated their 2014 Gala with an “Under the Big Top” theme. JT provided event logistics for this annual event, which was held at the Twin Orchard Country Club in Long Grove, IL. The proceeds benefitted the growth and enhancement of Advocate Condell Medical Center in Libertyville. The “Under the …

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JT Manages Good Shepherd Hospital’s Annual Fundraising Gala

On Saturday, September 13, JT proudly managed Advocate Charitable Foundation’s annual fundraising gala for Good Shepherd Hospital at the Renaissance Hotel in Schaumburg. The “Game Night” themed event raised money to benefit the hospital’s historic modernization project.

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JT Manages 2014 UIC Urban Forum

The 2014 UIC Urban Forum is an annual symposium whose themes reflect challenging contemporary problems confronting cities and regions. This year’s them was “The Return of the Neighborhood as an Urban Strategy” and featured featured keynote addresses from Cook County Commissioner Bridget Gainer and a special presentation by Lindsey Rose and several of her students from the Bradwell School of …

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“Blessings in a Backpack Day” Movement Addresses Childhood Hunger

JT worked in partnership with Blessings in a Backpack to plan and implement “Blessings in a Backpack Day,” a national movement to address childhood hunger. From Atlanta to Chicago, Miami to Sacramento – mayors across the country joined forces to pack bags full of food for local schoolchildren. Events were held in 55 cities in …

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Sinai Health System Hosts End of Summer Soirée to Benefit Community Health Programs

On September 6, Sinai Health System and Cinespace Chicago Film Studios hosted the 2014 End of Summer Soirée, benefiting Sinai’s wellness outreach programs that improve the health of the individuals and communities it serves on the West and Southwest sides of Chicago. The event took place at Cinespace – the largest U.S. film studio outside of Hollywood— which has …

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JT Manages 150 North Riverside Groundbreaking

On July 24, Mayor Rahm Emanuel, Alderman Brendan Reilly, O’Donnell Investment Company CEO John O’Donnell and William Blair & Company President and CEO John Ettelson broke ground on 150 North Riverside, a new office tower being built in the West Loop. The project will create more than 1,500 construction jobs, 150 permanent jobs and 1.5 …

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JT works on behalf of Polk Bros. Foundation as they announce $20 million gift to Navy Pier

On Thursday, July 17, JT was proud to work on behalf of the Polk Bros. Foundation as they announced a $20 million family legacy gift made to Navy Pier . The gift – the single largest private gift ever made to Navy Pier in its nearly 100-year history – will support the transformation of Navy Pier’s …

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JT Manages Advocate Charitable Foundation’s Presidents & Partners Gala

On Wednesday, July 16, JT managed Advocate Charitable Foundation‘s Presidents and Partners Gala at the Field Museum. The World’s Fair themed event, benefitting Advocate Health Care hospitals, programs and communities, was attended by more than 600 of the Foundation’s supporters and employees.

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JT Client Urban Prep Academies celebrates first group of college graduates

JT congratulates its client Urban Prep Academies and the young men from its Class of 2010, the school’s first, on graduating from four year colleges or universities this spring. Upon opening Urban Prep’s first campus in the Englewood neighborhood in 2006, founder and CEO Tim King set two core principles: discipline and an encouraging message, “We BELIEVE… …

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Rick Jasculca and Jim Terman receive the Publicity Club of Chicago Lifetime Achievement Award

We were proud and honored last night to celebrate as JT founders and partners Rick Jasculca and Jim Terman received the Publicity Club of Chicago Lifetime Achievement Award! Former President Jimmy Carter, who turns 90 this fall, flew in to deliver a personal and powerful keynote address and clients, political and professional friends, family and …

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National Minority Supplier Development Council Leadership Gala

JT is working on a comprehensive communications strategy for the National Minority Supplier Development Council, the gold standard for MBE certification and connecting global corporations with top-notch diverse suppliers. On May 21, NMSDC held its annual leadership awards gala in NYC, and JT developed and produced the program, drafted talking points and materials, created video and slide show tributes, pitched …

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The Chicago Community Trust’s On the Table Event

JT worked in partnership with The Chicago Community Trust over eight months to plan and implement all aspects of The Trust’s 99th Anniversary initiative On the Table – the largest public initiative ever undertaken by The Chicago Community Trust. The results were a resounding success. During this most imaginative public square manifested on one night …

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JT manages Advocate Christ Medical Center’s Annual Fundraising Gala

JT was pleased to once again serve as event manager of Salute 2014, Advocate Christ Medical Center’s annual fundraising gala event. This year’s event was held on Saturday, May 3, 2014 at the Chicago Marriott Hotel and included a robust program featuring a keynote address by Dr. Ian Smith, physician, best selling author and TV personality and local celebrity emcee …

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World Business Chicago launches Chicago Anchors for a Strong Economy initiative to support neighborhood businesses

On March 17, World Business Chicago (WBC) launched Chicago Anchors for a Strong Economy (CASE). The new program, which supports WBC’s Plan for Economic Growth and Jobs, will strengthen Chicago’s economy by building ties between the city’s largest “anchor” institutions and its neighborhood-based businesses, in turn impacting local firms, increasing community and neighborhood vitality, strengthening the …

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Chicago Cares’ Corporate Leadership Breakfast Makes Case for Volunteer Service

On Thursday, March 6, Chicago Cares brought together more than 200 Chicago-area corporate leaders to discuss ways that the city’s business community can help improve Chicago neighborhoods by promoting volunteer service. Speakers at the Corporate Leadership Breakfast included Mayor Rahm Emanuel, Chicago Cares Co-Founder Leslie Bluhm and Grosvenor Capital CEO Michael Sacks. JT provided strategic …

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JT is launch sponsor for “Early & Often” Sun-Times politics portal

Jasculca Terman is enthusiastically sponsoring the launch of “Early & Often,” the Sun-Times new online politics portal launching March 4, 2014 at politics.suntimes.com.  The site focuses on all aspects of politics as practiced in Chicago, Springfield and by our Congressional Delegation in D.C. Check early and often for up-to-the minute news and discourse and look for frequent ways …

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The Chicago Community Trust Puts it “On the Table”

JT is proud to be working with The Chicago Community Trust on their 99th anniversary initiative On the Table, a large-scale program unlike any other in the Trust’s history. The goal is to bring together at least 10,000 Chicagoland residents on a single day, May 12, 2014, in small groups to share a meal and …

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