On Saturday July 20th, Martell Cognac hosted the Swift Ones Influencer Brunch kicking off an event filled weekend in Chicago from ComplexCon to Pitchfork Music Fest. The event took place at the upscale VU Rooftop Bar with Chicago’s top urban tastemakers and influencers.
Attendee’s were able to enjoy a variety of hors d’oeuvres, an interactive photo station, and a signature tasting of Martell elite brands; VSSD, Blue Swift, and VSOP Red Barrel.
Music was provided by the official DJ for the Chicago Bears, DJ JAY ILLA, with special guests including Don & Phor- stars of VH1’s Black Ink Crew, Kris D Lofton of HBO’s Ballers, Radio legend Ed Lover, UK DJ & Producer Siobhan Bell, Former Chicago Bears Players Jerry Azumah, K Valentine and more. With over 300 guests in attendance the day was full of music, food, and networking amongst tastemakers.
The interactive sneaker activation with local shoe customizer Sole Revival allowed VIP’s to customize their Nike Air Force 1’s with the Chicago Skyline and more. Guest were also gifted with items from Jason Markk, the worlds most trusted premium shoe care brand and Chicago’s own StyleGods Clothing.