2013 – 2015
Alejandra Moran joined the MPEA marketing and communication team to coordinate media coverage for the Metropolitan Pier and Exposition Authority for several events related to the development and expansion of McCormick Place. The events were coordinated in partnership with the Mayor’s Office, Ald. Dowell’s office, Choose Chicago and others.
MPEA’s development program anchored Mayor Emanuel’s Elevate Chicago initiative on the near South Side, which also included new public transportation access and private sector development along historic Motor Row. The goal was to boost economic growth and to create jobs as the catalyst for revitalizing Chicago’s near South Side.
MPEA has always been a major engine of economic growth for Chicago as the linchpin of our hospitality industry.
These events included the following: