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Jennifer Smith Tapp

The Chicago Athletic Association hotel’s Storytelling Series shares compelling stories and interviews from interesting and inspiring movers, shakers, and visitors. Featuring our very own, Jennifer Smith Tapp! more

Mar 17, 2017 9:00 AM Things To Do

The Broad Cast unites women in politics, media, business, civic life and philanthropy who are making an impact on Chicago and their communities to discuss issues women face every day. more

Jan 28, 2017 12:00 PM New + Noteworthy

Soulful Sunday: Jennifer Smith Tapp, Editor, Chicago Woman

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Our incredible editorial director at Chicago Woman magazine Jennifer Smith Tapp tells us how she unwinds from a hectic work week. more

Jan 8, 2017 12:00 PM Profiles

Ashley Wheater talked to Chicago Woman about his transition from dancer to company leader and the exciting new version of the holiday classic. more

Dec 20, 2016 3:00 PM Profiles

Here, Bela Gandhi, Jennifer Smith Tapp and Gemma Allen share tips on how to find your match, keep the romance alive and how to turn a break-up into a gift. more

Dec 17, 2016 9:00 AM , , Love

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Kris Kasperek

The woman at the helm of one of the city’s most beloved institutions talks to Chicago Woman about what it really takes to be a successful scientist, why she loves her job, and why space exploration will continue to be important in our everyday lives. more

Aug 10, 2016 3:00 PM Profiles

When most of us think of Navy Pier, we think of summer days, the Shakespeare Theater and that gorgeous newly unveiled Ferris wheel. Now it's time to learn about its interesting past, so kick back and relax as we give you a lesson on Navy Pier 101. more

Jun 27, 2016 2:00 PM New + Noteworthy

Just in time for spring, the chic line of sun-protective clothing and accessories sets up shop in Wilmette. more

Mar 16, 2016 11:47 AM Style

Jennifer Smith Tapp, FW: Chicago editor, reviews the inspirational women in the January issue including Dorri McWhorter of the YWCA and entrepreneur Kaney O'Neill and more. more

Current Issue

Helix Headphones

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We all have someone on our shopping list who needs the latest gadget. For the techie in your life, these gift ideas won’t disappoint. more

Nov 20, 2015 12:00 AM Current Issue

We came, we drank, we talked up a storm. Ahead, party pics from the FW:Chicago meet-and-greet at Public Hotel. more

Jun 24, 2015 7:45 AM Social Life

Chicagoans know Alpana Singh as an accomplished sommelier, former TV host, and, most recently, as a restaurateur, with three eateries already in her portfolio. more

Mar 31, 2017 9:00 AM Profiles

The trends that pepper the Chicago food and drink landscape change with the seasons. One thing you can count on is there will be talented women behind the scenes setting the pace and making a name for themselves. more

Mar 20, 2017 9:00 AM Food + Drink

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Jodi Glickman is the president and founder of Great on the Job, a resource to help people effectively communicate in the workplace by breaking it down into science, so you know exactly what to say and how to say it. more

Feb 21, 2017 3:00 PM Entreprenuers

Norma

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Sondra Radvanovsky will appear at the Lyric Opera of Chicago as Norma in the two-act play by the same name, opening on January 28. She sat down with us to share insights about her background and career, and her portrayal of the high priestess. more

Jan 26, 2017 3:00 PM Profiles

Ashley Wheater talked to Chicago Woman about his transition from dancer to company leader and the exciting new version of the holiday classic. more

Dec 20, 2016 3:00 PM Profiles

Here, Bela Gandhi, Jennifer Smith Tapp and Gemma Allen share tips on how to find your match, keep the romance alive and how to turn a break-up into a gift. more

Dec 17, 2016 9:00 AM , , Love

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Photographed on location at Drumbar at Raffaello Hotel by Kirsten Miccoli | Styled by Arlene Matthews and Brandon Frein | Hair and Makeup by Andrea C. Samuels of Factor Artists | Model Alexandra Florina, Ford Chicago.

Elevate your idea of holiday dressing and try clean winter whites with hints of metallic shimmer and dramatic texture combinations. Photographed at Drumbar at Raffaello Hotel by Kirsten Miccoli. Styled by Arlene Matthews and Brandon Frein. more

Nov 25, 2016 5:00 PM Style

The holidays are over, it can be difficult to gravitate toward a bowl of crisp greens on a blustery winter’s day. We asked three Chicago chefs to share their recipes for comfort foods with a lighter twist. more

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The Design*Sponge founder talks about her new book and lessons she learned from other female entrepreneurs. more

Oct 3, 2016 3:00 PM Influencers

A conversation with Veronica Arreola, an advocate working on behalf of bringing more women into the STEM arena and encouraging young girls to embrace their scientific interests and love of numbers. more

Sep 16, 2016 3:00 PM Influencers

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Kris Kasperek

The woman at the helm of one of the city’s most beloved institutions talks to Chicago Woman about what it really takes to be a successful scientist, why she loves her job, and why space exploration will continue to be important in our everyday lives. more

Aug 10, 2016 3:00 PM Profiles

Any parent can tell you that navigating the vast education landscape of the city can be daunting, regardless of their grade level. We talk to experts at every stage of development to learn more about options that Chicago has to offer its children. more

Aug 8, 2016 3:00 PM , Influencers

Meet Amanda Signorelli, the CEO of Techweek with a passion for start-up companies who wants to make sure more women enter the tech field. more

Jul 5, 2016 12:00 PM Profiles

Margot Pritzker and WomenOnCall are connecting professional women with volunteer opportunities through online resources and events—it is premier source for nonprofits and high-caliber professional volunteers to connect. more

Jun 28, 2016 12:00 PM Profiles

When most of us think of Navy Pier, we think of summer days, the Shakespeare Theater and that gorgeous newly unveiled Ferris wheel. Now it's time to learn about its interesting past, so kick back and relax as we give you a lesson on Navy Pier 101. more

Jun 27, 2016 2:00 PM New + Noteworthy

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Chicago is the world capital for women tech founders with 30% of all tech start-ups being led by women. The result? This list of leading female founders (and the women who help fund them) are bringing fresh ideas. more

Jun 24, 2016 4:00 PM Profiles

Nicole Yeary has grown Ms. Tech into an 1871-based membership organization that provides education and networking events that help women who have launched technology-based ventures find the resources they need to scale their businesses. more

Jun 22, 2016 3:00 PM Profiles

Kelly Hallgren, a Practice Lead with Talution Group, shares her insights on the state of the tech field for women, the value of diversity, and advice for women entering tech industry. more

Jun 17, 2016 6:00 PM Work + Money

Founding Moms is a platform for like-minded women to connect entrepreneurial mothers. Starting with founder Jill Salzman's own desire to learn from others like her, Founding Moms has grown to become a national community with over 10,000 members. more

Jun 10, 2016 4:00 PM Profiles

As Navy Pier celebrates its centennial this year, complete with an upgrade to its iconic Ferris wheel, Marilynn Gardner, president and CEO, talks about the history of the “People’s Pier,” what it means to Chicago, and how her practical leadership sty more

Jun 9, 2016 12:00 AM Profiles

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