Zapwater Communications announced it has been named the agency of record for the West Town Chamber of Commerce. Located on the west side of Chicago, West Town is an inviting, identifiable and attractive residential, industrial and business district and is a leader in sustainability, character and diversity. While being a hub for local businesses, the arts and the creative economy, the area is also host to a variety of popular and enticing festivals and events, including the Do Division Street Fest, West Fest, the West Town Art Walk and more.
The area is defined by a rich history of residents and entrepreneurial pioneers who maintain the essence of Chicago – the neighborhoods. Neighborhoods within West Town include East Village, Eckhart Park, Ukrainian Village, Wicker Park and more. The West Town Chamber boundaries are Halsted to Kedzie, Division to Hubbard.
“We are thrilled to be working with The West Town Chamber of Commerce in 2018,” says David Zapata, president of Zapwater Communications. “West Town is a diverse and thriving community and we look forward to bringing local, regional and national awareness to the destination, including both its events and neighborhood happenings. Our expertise in working with area Chambers of Commerce will serve us well in this partnership, and we anticipate an exciting and rewarding year ahead.”
Zapwater has been retained for media relations, social media, influencer relations for the community overall, with a focus on promoting the festivals, events and its thriving business districts.
Zapwater has extensive destination marketing experience, including global destinations such as Finland, Serbia and La Paz. The agency also represents several SSA’s in Chicago, bringing awareness to some of the Windy City’s top neighborhoods on a local, regional and national level.