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2018 Media Coverage  
Source Date Article
BlackboardEats 10/30/18 The best Chicago bars for cocktails and conversation
2017 Media Coverage  
Source Date Article
Conde Nast 10/26/17 The Best Hotels in Chicago
This Week (online) | Kari Wilkin 10/17/17 Featured ACME Hotel in a Chicago travel-focused story entitled "Chicago: the city in a garden" | Megan Harris  09/13/17 Featured ACME Hotel in "Customer Brand Experience: The Non-Commodity Approach."
The Homoculture | Brian Webb 08/27/17 Featured in "Acme Hotel Chicago: modern, edgy, and adventurous: The ultimate LGBTQ-friendly destination in Chicago."
Curbed Chicago | Jay Koziarz 07/17/17 Featured ‘Between' in "River North's Acme Hotel tries its hand at the coworking trend."
Daily Herald (print) | Jacky Runice | 07/17/17 Featured ACME's Street Art Tour in "On The Road".  (page 68) Clip attached | Jacky Runice | 07/17/17 Featured ACME's Street Art Tour in "Midwest travel: Chicago's Square Roots fest = 3 days of music + brews".
Harpers Bazaar | Sergio Cabrera | 07/17/17 Featured ACME Hotel and the Street Art Tour in "72 Hours in Chicago."
Travel Weekly | Editorial Team | 07/17/17 Featured in "Chicago's Acme Hotel creates 'Splash & Crash' package."
Paste Magazine | Robert Annis | UMV: 8,700,000 07/14/17 Featured ACME Hotel's ESP Guitar amenity.
Gay Star News 06/21/17 Featured in "Learn the secret to affordable hipster heaven at the ACME Hotel Company in Chicago."
Time Out Chicago 06/12/17 Featured an online review of ACME Hotel Company, highlighting the Amazon Echo and ESP Guitar amenities.
Jetsetter 06/05/17 Featured ACME Hotel in "9 Best Hotels in Chicago." 05/23/17 Featured ACME Hotel in "10 dreamy US vacation destinations that are surprisingly affordable."
Illinois Meetings Events 05/15/17 Featured ACME Hotel's Amazon Echo amenity in the summer print issue.
Choose Chicago 04/28/17 Featured ACME Hotel's "Splash & Crash" package for celebrating a Bachelorette party.
Chicagoist 04/28/17 Featured The Berkshire Room at ACME Hotel in a story focused on hotels bringing in outside vendors for food and beverage.
Travel Leisure online 04/03/17 Featured ACME Hotel in "11 Baseball Cities Worth Visiting With Your Team This Season." 04/03/17 Featured ACME Hotel in "11 Baseball Cities Worth Visiting With Your Team This Season."
Hotel Executive online 04/03/17 Featured ACME Hotel in "Making the Most of Technology and Delivering Experiences."
About Travel  03/24/17 Featured ACME Hotel as the ‘Best Boutique' in "The 9 Best Chicago Hotels of 2017."
The Telegraph UK  03/23/17 Featured ACME Hotel in "Top 10: the best boutique hotels in Chicago."
Yahoo! News 03/23/17 Featured ACME Hotel in "Top 10: the best boutique hotels in Chicago."
SWAAY Media  03/21/17 Featured ACME Hotel in "11 Empowering Hotels for the Gal Boss Looking to Recharge."
Your Little Black Book 03/07/17 Featured ACME Hotel in "The Best Boutique Hotels in Chicago."
Eater Chicago 1/30/17 Hot Tub Bar
Time Out Chicago 1/27/17 Bunny Slope Hot Tub Bar
InsideHook 1/27/17 Best Restaurant Openings January 2017
Yahoo Finance 1/17/2017 Amazon Echo Amenity
Chicago Business Journal 1/13/2017 Amazon Echo
2016 Media Coverage  
Source Date Anchor Text
Travel Weekly 12/30/2016 Ultimate Guys Getaway
USA Today 08/01/2016 Best Hotel Under $150
Chicagoist 07/22/2016 Lemonade Stand 07/11/2016 19 favorite Events in Chicago this Week
Travel Leisure 07/02/2016 Best Hotels in Chicago 06/30/2016 Top 40 Hotels 2016: Chicago
The Telegraph 06/16/2016 Online Review of the ACME
Hotel F&B 06/02/2016 Urban Jungle DIY Cocktail Kits
Wander Magazine 06/07/2016 Places to Stay and Play in Chicago
The Magazine Blog 06/06/2016 7 Spots to Visit with Kids this summer
Mashable | Nicole Cammorata | UMV: 21,575,254 Mashable
Hotels Festival-Goers Should Check Out
Featured ACME Hotel in "7 hotels every festivalgoer should check into this summer."
Time Out Chicago 02/29/2016 Best Chicago Staycations
Refinery 29 02/16/2016 Gorgeous Hotels
MSN Travel 01/07/2016 10 Most Hipster Hotels in the World
Passport Magazine 01/08/2016 What's New in Chicago
The Local Tourist 01/14/2016 Build Your Own Valentine
Chicago Tribune 01/26/2016 Events in Chicago for Valentine's Day
2015 Media Coverage  
Source Date Anchor Text
Where Traveler 12/22/2015 New Years in Chicago
BisNow 12/21/2015 Trends with Lifestyle Hotels
Red Tricycle Chicago 12/8/2015 Ronald McDonald House Charity
FWx 11/30/2015 Fun Hotels with More…
Time Out Chicago 11/9/2015 Best Bars in River North
Bespoken Magazine 11/6/2015 Creative Cocktails in Chicago
The Local Tourist 11/6/2015 Ho-Ho-Holiday Squad
BisNow National 11/1/2015 Top 10 Hipster Hotels in the US
Infinite Legroom 10/21/2015 Tech Savvy Active Hotel
Lemonde 10/20/2015 Tours et detours a Chicago
Halfstack 10/19/2015 InstaGallery
DNAinfo 10/16/2015 Barber behind Arietta Haricut
qcOnline 10/16/2015 Special Jake Arietta Haircut
Hotel-Online 10/15/2015 Revenue Mangement with IDeaS
Hotel Executive 10/15/2015 Best-in-Class Revenue Management
The Infatuations 10/14/2015 Where to Get Drinks in River North
Beauty of Travel 10/07/2015 All American Hotel Bars 10/01/2015 Get Your Funk on
Architecture and Design 09/18/2015 Hotel Bars
Chicago Tribune 09/16/2015 Frog Call 09/08/2015 Rock it Like a Redhead
The Lazy Travelers 09/01/2015 3 Days in Chicago
Chicago Radio 9/30/2015 Social Radio Shares 8/24/2015 The Perfect Weekend in Chicago 8/20/2015 The Definitive Chicago Bachelor Party Guide 8/7/2015 The 12 Best Staycations in Chicago 7/24/2015 11 Ways Chicago Hotels Are Making the Stay More Memorable 7/11/2015 30 Iconic American Hotel Bars Everyone Should Have a Drink At 7/11/2015 10 Iconic Hotel Bars You Should Have A Drink At 7/10/2015 These 30 hotel bars across America, including one in Texas, will bring classy to a new level
Jet Setter 14-07-2015 72 Hours in Chicago
Expedia's Viewfinder Travel Blog 13-07-2015 Top 10 Chicago hotels for pizza fanatics
Broadway World 10-07-2015 The Berkshire Room to Celebrate Two-Year Anniversary with Specials, New Menus and More, 7/19
Chicago Tribune 10-07-2015 Drink This: The Weston Cocktail from the Berkshire Room
Out Traveler 6/26/2015 This Just Out: a Supreme-Sized Marriage Equality and Pride Edition
Go to Travel Gal 06/25/2015 ACME Hotel Chicago: Get Funky in the Windy City
Conde Nast Traveler 6/15/2015 LGBT-Friendly Hotels to Book During Pride Month 6/1/2015 The Everygirl's Weekend City Guide to Chicago, IL 5/21/2015 Chicago 24-04-2015 13 Amazing Hotels Under $100
HalfStack Magazine Online 24-04-2015 Bacon Art Booze at ACME Hotel
Windy City Media Group 22-04-2015 Baconfest: The annual meat-and-greet
Red Eye Chicago 15-04-2015 Thursday: Eat. Drink. Do.
Virgin Atlantic 13-04-2015 Chicago Through the Eyes of Google Glass
Irish Times 12-04-2015 Traveldesk: Disney cruises, top hotels in Chicago and a micro-guide to Rome
Chicagoist 4/2/2015 Bacon Month Starts To Sizzle With Cocktail Party, Baconfest Menu Revealed
Thrillist 4/1/2015 The 12 Coolest Things to Do in Chicago This April
Chicago Foodies 3/31/2015 Bacon Month is Here!
Bon Appetit 3/31/2015 The Secret Truths About "Dealer's Choice" at Bars
Red Eye Chicago 3/30/2015 Tuesday: Eat. Drink. Do.
Chicagoist 3/29/2015 April Is Officially Bacon Month in Chicago 3/25/2015 6 things to do in Chicago this week
Daily Herald 3/21/2015 Midwest travel: Get cured at Baconfest
NBC Chicago 3/21/2015 Weekend Web: Acme Hotel Offers Free High-Tech Gadgets to Guests
Windy City Media Group 3/18/2015 Baconfest hosting Bacon Month events
The Daily Meal 3/17/2015 Get Ready, Chicago: Baconfest 2015 Is Coming 3/14/2015 Baconfest's Bacon Month Kickoff Party 3/14/2015 April is Bacon Month, Declares Baconfest Chicago 3/11/2015 Baconmania Returns to Chicago!
Michigan Ave Mag 3/11/2015 25 Ways to Celebrate St. Patrick's Day in Chicago 3/10/2015 Chicago Theatre Week Attendance Up 20 Percent in 2015
Chicago Foodie Sisters Blog 3/10/2015 From the inbox: Round-up of St. Patty's Day eats 3/9/2015 The League of Chicago Theatres Shares 2015 Chicago Theatre Week Results
Time Out Chicago 3/4/2015 Best cocktail bars in Chicago 3/4/2015 Top Post-Work Cocktail Spots in Chicago: Part I 3/3/2015 Get Sophisticatedly Sloshy This St Patrick's Day
Michigan Ave Mag 3/2/2015 Top 10 Hotel Bars in Chicago 2/26/2015 St. Patrick's Day 2015 2/23/2015 Chicago Theatre Week Kick-Off Party Supports Local Theater 2/20/2015 The 5 Most Unique Chicago Hotels Worth Staying At 2/20/2015 The 10 Most Beautiful Boutique Hotels in Chicago 2/14/2015 Best Chicago Vacation Ideas
Huffington Post 2/2/2015 Millennial Appeal: 5 Ways Hotels Are Engaging Gen Y
Trazee Travel 2/2/2015 Twisted Romance at the ACME Hotel
Chicago Sun Times Splash 2/1/2015 ACME Hotel Company's Chicago Theatre Week Kick-Off Party 2/1/2015 Valentine's Day Deals: Best Romantic Getaway Deals in the U.S. 1/30/2015 Valentines Day 2015: Events With Heart 1/22/2015 The Berkshire Room Debuts New Winter Cocktail & Bar Snacks Menu Tonight 1/22/2015 Badass Boutique Hotels 1/21/2015 Chicago Theatre Week expands in 2015 1/14/2015 Where to hole up with your honey Valentine's weekend
Broadway World Chicago 1/6/2015 Tickets to Chicago Theatre Week Now On Sale
2014 Media Coverage  
Source Date Anchor Text
Modern Luxury CS 12/29/2014 Reader's Choice winners for Favorite Cocktail Lounges of 2014
Washington Beer Blog 12/21/2014 Chicago Beer Bar Discoveries 12/16/2014 Make your Hotel Millennial Friendly 12/15/2014 7 Holiday Hotels to Splurge On
Chicago Sun-Times Splash 12/8/2014 Shopping Spy
Cheeky Chicago 11/19/2014 Toy Drive
Chicago Now 11/14/2014 Food Fun Friday
Chicago Tribune 11/12/2014 Sighting: Pau Gasol enjoys Chicago's trendiest restaurants
Midwest Living 11/7/2014 10 Hidden Gems in Chicago
Travel and Leisure 10/1/2014 Chicago's Best Boutique Hotels
Travel and Leisure 10/1/2014 Chicago's Best Budget Hotels
Curbed Chicago 11/4/2014 Updating the 18 Most Essential Chicago Hotels Guide
The Local Tourist 10/29/2014 13 Reasons You Should Stay At ACME Hotel Company
Chicago Sun-Times Splash 10/12/2014 Things We Love 10/9/2014 Blowing in to the Windy City: 3 quick and easy overnights 10/3/2014 The Best Hotels in Chicago
The Local Tourist 10/2/2014 The ACME Hotel Launches a Pop-Up Gallery 10/2/2014 Art Rocks! in October at ACME Hotel Chicago for Chicago Artists Month
Travel and Leisure 10/1/2014 October Vacation Deals 9/26/2014 Can You See Through These Google Glass Schemes?
Salient Magazine 9/8/2014 City Spotlight: Chicago
The Local Tourist 9/2/2014 Get Back to Cool at ACME Hotel Company
Kate Silver Blog 8/26/2014 As ‘Frommer's EasyGuide to Chicago' Hits Shelves, Author Shares Favorite Windy City Picks
CNN Traveler 8/7/2014 Why a 900-Year-Old Hotel Is Offering Google Glass as a Perk
Forbes Travel Guide 7/26/2014 Luxury Hotels' Delicious Takes On The Cronut Craze
Modern Luxury 7/25/2014 Lounge Acts 7/9/2014 all that jazz: a chicago city guide 7/3/2014 Checking in with CheckMate, Drew Patterson's B2B hotel tech mobile tool
The Local Tourist 7/2/2014 Blow Up Your Summer at ACME Hotel Company
Chicago Mag 6/14/2014 Where to Stay in Chicago During Lollapalooza
Chicago Buisiness 6/4/2014 Can't get a table at Nico? Order room service from your suite
Smart Meetings 6/1/2014 Defining & Refining Neighborhoods
Today Show 5/17/2014 Last-minute travel deals for Memorial Day
Hotel Chatter 5/14/2014 Stanford Court Hotel Now Loaning Guests a Pair of Google Glass During Their Stay
ZAGAT 4/25/2014 Business Travel Guide in Chicago: Where to Stay, Eat & Drink
HD talks 4/24/2014 Tech Support 4/8/2014 Hotel blends ultra-modern technology with old-fashioned coziness
Zagat 4/7/2014 Chicago Dining Deals and Events: April 7-10 4/4/2014 Google Glass Turns 2: Here Are 60 Brands & Businesses Using It
Sleeper Magazine 4/4/2014 Chicago Comeback
WCIU 4/4/2014 Bacon Mania!
Uber Blog 4/3/2014 Keep Calm and Eat Bacon!
Chicago Mag 3/31/2014 Belly Up Early to Baconfest Chicago at Acme Hotel Company
Chicago Curbed 26-Mar-14 Introducing Four of Chicago's Greatest Hotel Packages 25-Mar-14 A Baker's Tale Offers Whimsical Sweets; Parachute Coming Soon 25-Mar-14 Baconfest Kicks Off With A Bacon-Filled Cocktail Party 25-Mar-14 Chicago's Best Whiskey Bars
Chicago Curbed 24-Mar-14 Introducing Chicago's 18 Essential Hotels Guide For 2014 21-Mar-14 Mit Google Glass durch Chicago
Airport Zentrale of Germany 20-Mar-14 Google Glass ist in Chicago angekommen - ACME Hotel bietet Datenbrille kostenlos an 19-Mar-14 Spring 2014 Guide to Chicago
Hotel Chatter 18-Mar-14 Should This Hotel Be Giving Free Drinks to Google Glass Owners? 18-Mar-14 ACME Hotel Company, Chicago
Morning News WGN 17-Mar-14 Chicago hotel offering guests Google Glass
Northwester's Medill News Service 13-Mar-14 Google Glass makes its hotel debut 12-Mar-14 Chicago Hotel Makes Google Glass Available to Guests 12-Mar-14 Chicago Hotel Celebrates a Month of Baconmania
Haute 12-Mar-14 Baconmania is Coming to Acme Hotel Company
Time Out Chicago 12-Mar-14 Bacon Month Kickoff Cocktail Party
WITW Check Please Planner 12-Mar-14 Baconfest Bacon Month Kickoff Cocktail Party
Thrillist Chicago 11-Mar-14 Chicago's ACME becomes first hotel to rent Google Glass to guests
Chicago Foodie Sisters 11-Mar-14 From the inbox: ACME Hotel is all about the bacon next month 10-Mar-14 The ACME Hotel Will Begin Offering Guests Google Glass on March 10th 10-Mar-14 Google Glass Becomes a Hotel Amenity 9-Mar-14 Chicago Hotel Offers Google Glass To Guests 9-Mar-14 Chic In Room Amenity: Google Glass at ACME Hotel Chicago
Hotel Chatter 7-Mar-14 The ACME Hotel Will Begin Offering Guests Google Glass on March 10th 7-Mar-14 Boutique hotel launches futuristic Google Glass for guests
Chicago Curbed 5-Mar-14 Two Hotels Compete By Offering The Most Absurd Packages 5-Mar-14 Hotel verleiht Google Glass an Gäste - Service für Sightseeing
Haute 4-Mar-14 Another Reason to Get Google-y Eyed at ACME Hotel Company 4-Mar-14 Duly Noted: Here's the keycard to your room, and Google Glass 4-Mar-14 Acme Hotel to Offer Google Glass Trials 3-Mar-14 River North's Acme Hotel offering guests Google Glass
Chicago Mag 3-Mar-14 You Can Get Google Glass If You Stay at the Acme Hotel 3-Mar-14 Google Glass to Become Standard Amenity at Near North Side Hotel
Thrillist Chicago 13-Feb-14 Donuts, beer, and girls running in their underwear
Travel Leisure 12-Feb-14 T L's Definitive Guide to Chicago 12-Feb-14 Lacy knickers and pink diamonds: These hotels go all out on Valentine's Day 9-Feb-14 Love is in the air: Five fabulous weekend getaways to celebrate Valentine's Day
Haute 31-Jan-14 ACME Hotel Company Gets Racy
Chicago Foodie Sisters 31-Jan-14 From the inbox…Racy Romance package offered at ACME Hotel 23-Jan-14 The Berkshire Room to Roll Out New Upscale Bar Snacks Menu, 1/28
Chicago Mag 20-Jan-14 Chicago magazine named The Berkshire Room one of Chicago's 20 Best New Bars!
2013 Media Coverage  
Source Date Anchor Text
Playboy 3-Jul-13 The Ultimate Festival Tour Guide 2013
Art-Nerd 31-Jul-13 "An Acrobatic Art Installation @ The Acme Hotel"
Half Stack Magazine 30-Jul-13 "Recover Like a Rockstar!"
Chicago Magazine (online) 29-Jul-13 "Here's Where to Stay During Lollapalooza" 24-Jul-13 "Is Chicago Raising the Bar On Hotel Design?"
Dining Chicago 20-Jul-13 "The Berkshire Room"
Chicagoist 17-Jul-13 "The Best Cocktails In Chicago"
Tasting Table 15-Jul-13 "Spin the Bottle
Choose your own drinking adventure at The Berkshire Room"
Daily Candy 9-Jul-13 "Drink Up at The Berkshire Room"
Serious Eats 8-Jul-13 "First Look: Cocktails at The Berkshire Room, Chicago"
Cheeky Chicago 8-Jul-13 "Did Someone Say Doughssant?"
Chicago Magazine 8-Jul-13 "The Berkshire Room is River North's Latest Spot for Cocktails" 3-Jul-13 "The Ultimate Festival Travel Guide"
The 2-Jul-13 "The Berkshire Room Pappy Van Winkle-barreled cocktails and bourbon ice cream"
Zagat 28-Jun-13 "The Berkshire Room: A No-Nonsense Bar With an All-Business Bartender "
Curbed Chicago 28-Jun-13 What $200 Get's You at Hotels Around Town
Urban Daddy 27-Jun-13 "Berk It
A Sexy New Lounge in the Acme Hotel"
Time Out Chicago 26-Jun-13 "Five things to know about Berkshire Room"
Time Out Chicago 26-Jun-13 "Berkshire Room set to open in the Acme Hotel on Friday"
Time Out Chicago 25-Jun-13 "Cronuts are in Chicago! Don't call them cronuts!"
The Huffington Post 25-Jun-13 "Cronuts In Chicago: More Dominique Ansel Knockoffs Arrive Within City Limits At 3 Bakeries "
The Chicagoist 22-Jun-13 "Doughssants Go On Sale At West Town Bakery Today"
New York Times 29-Jun-13 "Hotel Review: Acme Hotel Company in Chicago"
Chicago Magazine 12-Jun-13 "There's a Whole Lot Happening in Chicago Dining This Week"
Crain's 15-May-13 "What You're Missing at Local Hotels"
The Chicagoist 29-Apr-13 "Mixer Benjamin Schiller Jumps From Boka To Fifty/50"
Crain's Chicago Business 20-Mar-13 "Berkshire bar, West Town Bakery checking in at Acme Hotel"
Red Eye 20-Mar-13 "The Berkshire Room to open at Acme Hotel"
The Today Show 8-Feb-13 Video: "Valentines Day Package"
Daily Herald 20-Jan-13 Staycations let you get away--without going away
Midwest Living 1-Jan-13 "27 Favorite Chicago Hotels"
2012 Media Coverage  
Media Coverage
Source Date Anchor Text
Hotel Chatter 6-Nov-12 "3 Chicago Hotels Bring Serious Tech to 'Silicon City'"
Chicago Magazine November "Best for your Arty College Roommate and Her Boyfriend"
Hotel News Now 19-Oct-12 "Luxury Doesn't Always Define Boutique Hotels"
Hotel Chatter 15-Oct-12 "Anthony Bourdain's "The Layover" Returns: We Choose His Chicago Hotels"
Complex Magazine 23-Sep-12 "The 20 Coolest Boutique Hotels Worldwide"
Time Out Chicago August 30-September 5 "Boutique, So Chic"
CBS 28-Aug-12 "Get Out of Town: Seeing Chicago" 20-Aug-12 "Chicago Hotels Break Free"
BizBash 5-Aug-12 "10 New Hotels for Events and Meetings"
Hotel Chatter 31-Jul-12 "What is this By Your Door at ACME Hotel Company?"
Michigan Ave 25-Jun-12 "ACME Hotel Company Opens in River North" 7-May-12 "Chicago's ACME Hotel Company Does it Right for Young Hipsters Coolios and Technos
HOTELS magazine 23-Feb-12 "HOTELS Interview: Acme Chicago's Gene Kornota"
Hotel Business 16-Feb-12 "ACME Hotel to Open in Chicago"
Meeting Focus 15-Feb-12 "New Edgy Hotels Blows Into Windy City"
Hotels Executive 15-Feb-12 "ACME Hotel Company to Open in Chicago's River North Neighborhood"
Curbed Chicago 14-Feb-12 "Newfangled ACME Hotel Taking Over River North Comfort Inn"
HOTELS magazine 14-Feb-12 "What's Hot: ACME Hotel to Open in Chicago" 13-Feb-12 "Is it an Ace or an ACME? Chicago's Latest Hotel Copycat, But In a Good Way"
Racked Chicago 6-Feb-12 "Dana Hotel Owners Doing New High-tech Concept for the Design Savvy; Opening in Three Months!"
Crain's Chicago Business 5-Feb-12 "Dana Hotel owners opening a new brand in time for NATO/G8"