[Chicago-talk] Bye bye Coogan's

Ed Summers ehs at pobox.com
Wed Oct 22 08:51:08 CDT 2003

On Tue, Oct 21, 2003 at 09:22:40PM -0500, JT Smith wrote:
> I know it's way out of the city, but I'm 99% certain I can get us 
> conference room space at our offices in Vernon Hills. The disadvantage is 
> location, but the advantages are that we have huge conference rooms (can 
> comfortably seat 25), massive whiteboards, several projectors, and a 
> presentation theater that we affectionately call "the pit". Additionally, 
> we have a full kitchen, virtually unlimited free parking, and for fun a 
> foosball table and a pool table. There are also several great restaurants 
> and bars in the area if anyone wants to go out afterward.

This sounds ideal. I agree with Andy that Coogan's just can't really cover what
we want to be doing with some of these technical meetings. It's great for having
a beer and talking about stuff, but when you want to present ideas/technology it
just won't work.

> If anyone is interested let me know and I'll see if we can use the space.

Here's my vote for taking things to Vernon Hills.


Ed Summers
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