Column: Building The Con–A Different Take

If you’ve been reading Mike Scigliano’s Comic-Conversations columns you get some really good insights on what’s involved in producing a major comic con. Thanks to an invite from Heidi, I get to share the experience of a different kind of con.

When it comes to making the decision to produce a con, this is not something for the weak at heart more like it’s a challenge for the mildly insane…and worth every ounce of effort.

This weekend, have your CAKE and go to it, too!

Chicago’s inaugural CAKE Expo kicks off with a bunch of events tonight, and we expec this to be an awesome show, based on the amazing guest list alone. Jessica has already informed you of the debut of Gabby Schulz’s WEATHER, but there’s a ton more going on. Here’s the event list below, more info at the site. And please — we are looking for reports so hit us up.