Ely Chapter 2017 Initiation Banquet

Ely - Chicago

Event details:

5:30pm CDT on Wednesday, June 14, 2017
9:00pm CDT on Wednesday, June 14, 2017
The Peninsula Chicago
108 East Superior Street
Chicago , IL
Register by
11:59pm on Friday, June 2, 2017
Registration for this event has closed.

Cordially invites you to attend the

2017 Initiation Banquet


Wednesday, June 14th, 2017

The Peninsula Chicago

108 East Superior Street, Chicago, Illinois


5:30 pm Cocktails

Please join our Platinum Sponsors:

Kinzie Real Estate • The Lakota Group • SB Friedman • W.E. O’Neil


and our members as we welcome our new initiates with cocktails on The Terrace


7:00 pm Dinner

8:00 pm Awards Presentation

Burnham Award

Robert B. Teska, Founder

Teska Associates, Inc.


Doris and Marshall Holleb Community Service Award

Jacqueline C. Hayes, President

Jacqueline Hayes & Associates, Ltd.


8:15 pm Initiation Ceremony

Black tie preferred

Register on-line at https://2017-ely-banquet.eventbrite.com

(Password is ely all lower case)

Registration Deadline is Friday, June 2nd. Reservations after June 3rd and walk-ins cannot be accommodated (no exceptions). For further information, contact Cory Poris Plasch at cporis1@niu.edu


Please note that refunds are not available for cancellations.


Table Selection Process:

Eventbrite will automatically pick the “best seat available” for you. If you have a table preference, please follow the instruction below.


· Go to https://2017-ely-banquet.eventbrite.com and if prompted enter the password: ely

· Select “Tickets”

· Select the number of tickets you wish to purchase from the dropdown box.

· You will now have two ticket options, “Member and Guest” and “New Member and Guest”. Choose the number of tickets you wish to purchase for “Member and Guest”. At the bottom right “View on Map” will appear. Click, and it will bring you into a map for the event.

· If you don’t see a map- please switch to a different browser (Internet Explorer and Chrome seem to work well) and begin the process again.

· Eventbrite will automatically choose seats for you. You can click on those seats so that they are no longer selected, and pick seats at the table you prefer.


If you have any questions or issues registering, please contact Executive Director Cory Poris Plasch at cporis1@niu.edu.