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CWIP 2015 Publishing Fair

This first-ever, exciting CWIP event will host local publishers, authors, recruiters, and career advisers, who will set up booths and network with CWIP members. These booths will include companies and professionals who can help to market your services, share job opportunities, sell your books, or gain exposure in the Chicagoland publishing community. This is an excellent opportunity for attendees to meet and mingle with members of different publishing organizations. This event is sponsored by, a carefully curated marketplace of editors and designers, where authors can access the team behind their books to make sure they create something readers will fall in love with.Reaching readers is not just about finding them, it's about presenting your work when it's in the best shape possible.  
Titles of showcasing companies and their contact information:

  • Business Development with Alliance for Creative Professionals, Jon Schickendaz

Wednesday, January 21, 6:00 to 8:30 p.m.
5:30 to 6:00 p.m. - Pre-event networking
6:00 to 8:00 p.m. – Attendees can visit with the numerous publishing companies and professionals
8:00 to 8:30 p.m. – Post-event networking

Twenty-third floor in Suite 2310 of the Four40 building, 440 S. LaSalle St., Chicago, IL 60603
$9 parking in the Four40 building underground parking at Financial Pl. and Congress Blvd.  for attendees  with parking validation.

Sign up by Monday, January 19 for discounted registration fee.
Register online now:
By mail: Send a check payable to CWIP, P.O. Box 268107, Chicago, IL 60626
By phone at 773.508.0351

On or before January 19: CWIP Basic Members $10; nonmembers $25; students with ID $10.
After January 19: CWIP Basic Members $15; nonmembers $30; students with ID $15.
The event is free for CWIP Premium Members.
Cash or check only at the door. No refunds.

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