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Wine Tasting 2018

Spark Ventures 2018 Wine Tasting

Join us for one of our favorite nights of the year – our annual Wine Tasting event.



Thursday, April 26, 2018 | 6-9 pm


Studio Paris | 59 West Hubbard Street, Chicago


High-end wines from around the world | Coffee provided by Nespresso | Hors d’oeuvres


Silent and live auction benefiting Spark Ventures


Emcee – Joey Thurman

Auctioneer – John Walcher

Special Guest – Carol Barnett

Event Committee Chairs – Lisa Madonia & Jennifer Kim

Last year, with 230 members of the Spark Ventures community gathered together, we raised over $115,000. Help us surpass that goal this year.

Event ticket sales are now closed – tickets will be available the door.

Premium tickets include preferred seating, a glass of Prosecco upon arrival, and a private selection of appetizers at your premium booth.

Silent Auction Bidding Now Open

bid even if you can’t make the event – we’ll coordinate pick up of your prize if you win.

Win a trip for 2 to MEXICO!


Trip includes:


–  Meaningful engagement with community & local-leaders


–  Incredible natural beauty and cultural highlights


–  Accommodations in boutique hotels with exceptional meals


Our partners at EntreAmigos can’t wait to meet you. Winner will be selected at our Wine Tasting event (you do not need to be present to win).

Raffle ticket sales are now closed – tickets will be available for purchase at the event.

Corporate Sponsors:


Contact Arnold Duijzer ( or 773.293.6710) for info on corporate sponsorship opportunities.