IL-Chicago-Gift Show show appearance-July 22-25,2005

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IL-Chicago-Gift Show show appearance-July 22-25,2005

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Chicago Gift Show - Merchandise Mart LFL Licensee trade show appearance - Chicago, IL – July 22-25, 2005

Name of Event: Corporate Showroom Presentations for the Chicago Fall Gift Show 2005: LFL Licenced Star Wars products by Encore

Dates: Friday July 22
Saturday July 23
Sunday July 24
Monday July 25

Merchandise Mart Chicago Showroom
222 Merchandise Mart Plaza suite #14-105
Chicago, IL 60654-1001

Coordinator/Point of Contact: Kathy van Beuningen

Midwest Garrison members who participated:

-Jeffery Hatcher TK635 stormtrooper (F-S-S-M)
-Kathy van Beuningen TK9899 stormtrooper (F-S-S-M)
-Tom Schaefer TK118 stormtrooper (Sat)
-Joseph Flores TI1296 TIE Pilot (Sat & Sun)
-Mike Plesha SL356 Darth Vader (Sat)
-Dan Geise TK6254 Stormtrooper (Sat)

Link to event Information:

IL-Chicago-Merchandise Mart/Gift Show July 22-25

Summary write up:

Member of the Midwest Garrison greeted buyers at ENCORE'S Chicago Showroom at the Fall 2005 Gift Show. LFL Licensee Encore holds the license for Star Wars fine gift products including the entire collections of Rawcliff pewter figures, ceramics, ornaments, waterglobes and more.
Our invitation to appear at this event was at the request of LucasFilmLtd and their licensee, ENCORE. Showroom events were also held in Atlanta, Dallas and Los Angeles where 501st Legion members made similar appearances.

Again thank you, to you and your group for your enthuastic support of our event. We all look forward to meeting you!

Regards, Irene Stupak

----- Original Message -----
From: "Christi Lusardi"
To: "Kathy van Beuningen"
Sent: Wednesday, July 27, 2005 2:27 PM
Subject: Re: Star Wars and Encore - Corporate Showrooms Presentations

> Hi Kathy,
> Having the Star Wars Characters present in the showrooms was a huge hit! Thank you for your efforts in jump starting the process.
> Sincerely,
> Christi Lusardi
> LA Showroom Manager

Kathy van Beuningen
Midwest Garrison CO

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