Entries by Levi

Newsletter #9

News and Updates We participated in the big Purpose Pitch event last week that DePaul held at 1871 and although we gave a great presentation we didn’t get the big prize this time. Congratulations to EarlyVention for giving a great pitch and taking home the grand prize! We didn’t feel too bad because it was an […]

Featured Member – Claudia Richman

Second Shift Featured Member: Claudia Richman Our inaugural member interview podcast features Claudia Richman. Claudia is a Logan Square resident, organizational consultant, Dill Pickle food coop board member, and a talented dog sketch artist. Check out our interview on Soundcloud.

Newsletter #8

News and Updates Our community calendar is up! May is an exciting month for us. Not only are we a finalist in Purpose Pitch on May 11, we’re also hosting an On the Table event with the City Treasurer’s Office. Oh and don’t forget to nominate us in the Best Coworking Space category in the Reader’s […]

Newsletter #7

News and Updates Our community has been growing quickly and we are pleased to begin event programming for both members and the public. This month we’ve already hosted an inclusive gaming night, a workshop on being a digital nomad, and an open coworking day with Deskpass. Members are also planning a family-friendly day, a community […]

Newsletter #6

News and Updates Happy April! Spring has sprung around our space, and our seats are filling up with members most weekdays. Invite a friend or colleague to come in for a free tour and work alongside you for a day. We will be announcing some partnerships shortly that will bring a variety of unique events to […]

Newsletter #5

News and Updates Building upon last week’s activity, this week will feature our members’ lunch, followed by the three-year anniversary of Coffee and Conversation (C&C) on Saturday, which is open to all. C&C is a great way to meet other entrepreneurially-minded folks, network, and of course, drink some strong coffee! See below for more community events going […]

Newsletter #4

Latest News We had a terrific opening week, capped off by our community of friends celebrating with us at our party last Friday. Now as we settle into the space, we’ve got some exciting events coming up, including a welcome coffee with the Logan Square Chamber of Commerce and a private event with the Dill Pickle […]

DNA Info: Second Shift Co-Working Space Opening On Diversey In Logan Square

“LOGAN SQUARE — A co-working space that its owners promise will embody the look and feel of the neighborhood is opening on Diversey Avenue soon. Nicole Vasquez, who runs co-working space The Shift in Uptown, has teamed with up entrepreneur and communications professional Levi Baer to open a second location at 3432 W. Diversey Ave., on the second floor. […]

ChicagoInno on the Launch of Second Shift

A Community-Focused Coworking Space Is Launching In Logan Square “Nicole Vasquez and Levi Baer have both built careers around community: Vasquez is the founder of The Shift, a coworking space in Uptown, and Baer runs Coffee & Conversation, a community with a monthly meet up for entrepreneurs and innovators. In the past they’ve combined their […]