Press + Media

FW: Chicago is committed to Chicago women. We regularly announce our developments and notable media coverage. If you are interested in submitting a press release to us, please visit the contact us page for more details. Learn more about us by reading the press releases and links below:

IWMF Four New Board Members

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With the news of the presidential election stirring up issues of gender equality and press freedom, The IWMF sees this time as an opportunity to recognize and welcome four inspirational women to their Board of Directors. more

Style + Trends

This Emmy Award winning journalist is a rising star in the Chicago media scene. With a strong sense of family and roots, she has conquered reality tv and worked her way up to solo anchor at MundoFox. She is one to watch and be inspired by. more


Carolyn Pelissero and Sam Saifer joined forces to combine PR, media relations, and events for Boldface Co. While the dynamic duo may bring a different set of skills to the table, they are like-minded in how they take care of their clients. more


Led by publisher and founder Kendra Chaplin, FW: Chicago launched with a digital-only edition in June. more

The former VP of Operations for MediaTec Publishing, Kendra Chaplin, has launched a new Chicago women’s magazine and digital edition called FW: Chicago. more

Masthead revealed, website goes live with print edition to hit Chicago in September. more

In spite of industry trends, a new monthly print magazine targeting Chicago women is set to hit newsstands this summer. more