Choose Chicago has taken great strides in building their online presence and are engaging and generating a new audience in Chicago via Twitter. They are very active in making Chicagoans aware of what is happening around the city, highlighting everything from the culture, to the architecture, that makes this city so special. With over 64k Twitter followers, they engage their audience by conducting social media takeovers, giveaways, implementing a trending #hashtag of #mychicagopix, and posting countless retweets from all over Chicago to keep their followers informed. They understand the benefits of treating Twitter as a marathon, not a sprint.
—Michael Tiknis, president and managing director, Harris Theater (Players, Music 45)
Best of Chicago 2015