5: 30 p.m. in the Sapphire Ballroom at the Hilton
San Diego Bayfront.
To RSVP for the Chicago Reception, visit the
Networking Events section of TheDRMA.com. To
register for a Response Expo 2011 All-Access
Badge, visit ResponseExpo.com. DRMA Chicago Reception Set for March 7 By Jackie Jones
SANTA ANA, Calif. – The Direct Response
Marketing Alliance (DRMA) invites its members and attendees of the International Home
+ Housewares Show to a cocktail reception
on Monday, March 7, at Chicago’s Vertigo Sky
Presented by the DRMA, Response Magazine,
Dial800 and OrderMotion, the Chicago Reception
is scheduled to take place from 6-9 p.m. at the
Dana Hotel and Spa’s hip 26th-floor location at
660 N. State St. in Chicago. The event is the perfect opportunity for key industry players to network
the night away while getting a sneak peek at
what’s in store for Response Expo 2011.
“We’re excited to announce our event’s new
location at Vertigo Sky Lounge in the Dana Spa
and Hotel,” says John Yarrington, publisher of
Response and co-founder of the DRMA. “We antic-
ipate this will be another sold-out DRMA event,
and we look forward to once again bringing the
DR community together leading up to Response
The event will bring together industry leaders
in town for the International Home + Housewares
Show, which runs March 6-8 at McCormick Place.
Last year’s DRMA Chicago Reception at Martini
Park drew more than 400 DR industry leaders.
Space at this year’s cocktail reception is limited,
so RSVP as soon as possible to secure your spot!
In other DRMA-related news, the first 500 DRMA
members to register for an All-Access Badge
for Response Expo 2011 will be entered into a
drawing to win a meet and greet with Earvin
“Magic” Johnson, the Response Expo 2011 keynote
speaker. Five DRMA winners will be drawn and
announced on April 1.
To enter the drawing, you must be a current
DRMA member and register for an All-Access
Badge before April 1. All DRMA members that
have purchased an All-Access Badge from Nov.
15, 2010 forward will be eligible to enter into the
drawing. The Keynote Address is presented by Euro
RSCG Edge and will be held Tuesday, May 3 at