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TECH cocktail 3 (Chicago)

Submitted by Leo Klein on Fri, 1/26/07 (9:59am)

TECH cocktail 3 (Chicago)

I had a great time at TECH cocktail 3 last night. It was held at Amira in the NBC Building and the place was so packed at times that you could hardly squeeze in.

There was a constant line waiting for killer "green martinis" generously provided by Chicago-based hosting company SingleHop. (Yes, I indulged -- and lived to regret it.)

Here on the right is Danny from SingleHop who managed to stop running around frantically trying to keep the martinis flowing -- for just this one shot.