Bartend Chicago diverse executive team has backgrounds in brand management, bar management, event planning, hospitality and marketing. Combined with our talented, professional, and exuberant staff, we are a force to be reckoned with. We are young, vibrant, and 110% invested in the success of each and every event.
We know how stressful event coordination can get when the tasks start piling up:
...The garnishes to add a fun kick to your cocktails...
...The ice that makes everything go down so much smoother...
...The towels to mop up accidental spills...
...Leave it all to us! We pride ourselves on being perfectionists with an eye for the details you don’t have time to fuss over. (Or, if you do have time, we're great at following instructions!) With our upbeat personalities and friendly attitudes, we’ll make everything from planning to execution seem effortless.
Book us, stop worrying, and start mingling!
Our Executive Team
Owner & Entertainer Extraordinaire
Griffin JohnsonOwner & Entertainer Extraordinaire
Born to entertain, Griffin is a natural when it comes to having a good time. This definitely helps with his most important duty; To build an amazing brand supported by exceptional company culture. Whether it is collaborating with the team to fine tune the company's inner workings, or putting the pieces of the big picture together, Griffin can be found spending his time developing the Bartend vision. Background: Consulting, Nightlife Entertainment, Hospitality, Sales, Bus. Dev.
Director of Sales
Brooke DavisonDirector of Sales
With a background in real estate and property management, Brooke has brought her customer service experience to our business and excelled in our sales and coordination role. She has that keen eye for detail and genuinely cares about the outcome of each of her clients' events. As she continues to move up the ranks within our organization, she has contributed to the development of all of our offerings, making them affordable and flexible for each client.
Market Manager - Chicago
Loren BrennerMarket Manager - Chicago
Loren is our industry guru, and our leader on the ground. She started with our company at the beginning, bartending and overseeing many of our first events. Throughout the years, Loren has developed a deep understanding of event production, and brings very valuable insight to our organization. She is responsible for Brand Quality Control in Chicago. She approves of our staff, rentals, and partners that make each event go off without hiccups.
What our customers are saying
They’re the results you can expect
Thanks again for all your help, your bartenders were great and I heard nothing but compliments. I really appreciate all your help with the event and look forward to working with you again. Andrew S., Discovery Channel Upfront
Hey Kyle, I just wanted to thank you and Griffin for a fantastic job you did on both August 11th and August 12th. Everyone was really impressed. The drinks, margaritas, mojitos were to die for. You are truly a professional, class act and a pleasure to work with. I will definately call you for future events and recommend you to everyone. Your craft made the party run smoothly. Thank you so much and I appreciate it! Terri H., Private Party
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