Tag Archives: chicago

Flashback Friday! Our First Event!

The team at Pink Avenue Models dug deep for this photo, it is from our very first event! This client was starting a sports newspaper and hired promotional models to spread the word in Chicago. Team Pink Avenue  

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When Is It Time To Leave The Promotional Modeling Industry?

A friend of mine worked a trade show the other day and she realized that she in no longer interested in working in this industry. She said standing there for hours and hours was extremely boring, the comments from the male attendees were disrespectful and uncalled for and she felt like she wasn’t respected and

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Las Vegas Trade Shows – October 2017

The team at Pink Avenue Models blogged about the trade shows coming up in Chicago this Fall and there are a ton! We expected Las Vegas to be the same but it looks like October will be a slow month. It is Vegas so we all know there will be a ton of other events

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Chicago Trade Shows – October 2017

I am so excited  to blog about trade shows that are coming up this October. October is my favorite month of the year, Fall is my favorite season, and October is an extremely busy month that is full of trade shows. Here is a look at trade shows coming to Chicago this October. McCormick Place

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Chicago Trade Shows – September 2017

Summer in Chicago is not the best when it comes to trade shows, there aren’t many. BUT… we are anxious, excited, and looking forward to a busy trade show season. Here is a look at the trade shows that will be taking place in Chicago this September. McCormick Place Lawyers Trust Fund of IL. September

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Flashback Friday! NACS!

Yesterday the team at Pink Avenue Models blogged about NACS so today it made sense to bring it up again. Here is a look back at the last time that NACS was in Chicago. Team Pink Avenue

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NACS 2017 – Chicago!

NACS is one of my favorite trade shows and it is finally coming back to Chicago! The last time NACS was in Chicago we staffed 75+ promotional models, it was one of our busiest weeks. This is a fun trade show for the models to work. The clients are relaxed, music is playing, there are

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How Much Longer Will the Promotional Modeling Industry Last?

I have had this thought for a while but I’ve been thinking about it more and more lately. Are we working in an industry that is slowly dying? For example, an agency that I worked for just let their whole Chicago staff go today. The past couple years were slowing down for them and it

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Hairstyles for Your Summer Events

I am sure that I have mentioned this numerous times in the last 8.5 years of owning this company. I don’t like Summer. If I could skip a season it would be Summer. There is something about being consistently sweaty no matter what you do that I don’t like. My least favorite thing about working

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Summer Style Tricks for Promotional Models

Yesterday was the official day of Summer and it sure feels like it here in Chicago. Summer is my least favorite season of the year, if I could skip it I would. Summer clothes don’t fit my body, I hate sweating, and my hair and make up just don’t work. Not to mention I tan

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